International affairs

This is an interesting post by former British Ambassador Craig Murray on the Skripal case. He seems to raise some interesting questions, some of which have been troubling this writer for a while. Firstly; if this nerve agent is quite so powerful how come it took three hours (from contact on the door knob) to […]

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The Foreign Office is now saying: It is our assessment that Russia was responsible for this brazen and reckless act and, as the international community agrees, there is no other plausible explanation. As the Prime Minister has set out in a number of statements to the Commons since March 12, this includes our knowledge that […]

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What is the underlying reason for the West’s antagonism towards Russia? What is the problem? The basic outline of the problem is relatively simple. The West – by which we mean the centres of power in Washington, London, Paris and Bonn – are not able/willing to tolerate an independent Russia. When they say they want […]

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https://www.rt.com/shows/crosstalk/422754-russia-west-hysteria-conflict/ The highlight may be Conservative peer Lord Balfe saying that after they attempted to stitch-up Lord Heath for historical child abuse he wouldn’t trust Wiltshire police to find his cat. Otherwise give or take some assumptions about MH17 (does anyone apart from a few intelligence services actually know who was responsible?) this is an […]

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An expensive private education cannot make a cultured and sensitive human being out of a philistine. This is Boris Johnson showing that he has not understood (maybe not even read) Crime and Punishment by Dostoevsky, as reported by RT: Johnson said Russia’s complicity in the Salisbury incident was “rather like the beginning of ‘Crime and Punishment’ in the […]

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The UK has apparently issued a ‘briefing’ to foreign ambassadors in Moscow in an attempt to whip up anti-Russia feeling to a new high. The main problem with this is that it is all totally immature. It is pathetic, the act of an immature child, to deal with someone with whom you have a problem […]

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