GRU wedding and “Leak” operation

Dear friends, we are finally witnessing a long-anticipated episode unfold in the protracted “Leak” series, which remains an interesting and relevant watch. The series involves the leaks on human assets, special operations and, as the latest developments show, senior GRU officials. In the latest probe, Radio Liberty and the Bellingcat group rolled out a joint […]

Russia traps Ukraine

Russia’s activity in the declared settlement in the Donbass is the placement of traps that will achieve the ultimate goal: the federalization of Ukraine. Steinmeier Plan First, by forcing the fixation of the “Steinmeier formula”, Moscow wants Ukraine to be unable to control the Donbass before the elections. Obviously, in this case, ensuring a transparent […]

RUSSIA’S ATTEMPTS TO INFLUENCE ON МН-17 JIT INVESTIGATION RESULTS

The Russian Federation enter in active phase to ruin the evidences and investigation results of JIT on MH-17 flight case with political, economic positions abroad and influence agents involvement. The trial on MN17 will commence in March 2020. During it defendants and witnesses will be announced. As this event approaches, Russia is trying to influence […]

Georgian Patriarch Cries Foul Over Kesikcidag Without Waiting For Border Demarcation

Georgian Orthodox Patriarch Ilia II sent a formidable letter to Azerbaijani top cleric Sheikh-ul Islam Allahshukur Pasazade and Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia ahead of his 9 October visit to Baku to meet President Ilham Aliyev and other top officials weeks after he was named the new prime minister. In the letter, the Georgian patriarch […]

Top Secret Russian Unit Seeks to Destabilize Europe, Security Officials Say

First came a destabilization campaign in Moldova, followed by the poisoning of an arms dealer in Bulgaria and then a thwarted coup in Montenegro. Last year, there was an attempt to assassinate a former Russian spy in Britain using a nerve agent. Though the operations bore the fingerprints of Russia’s intelligence services, the authorities initially […]

Meet the Ukrainian Ex-Prosecutor Behind the Impeachment Furor

KIEV, Ukraine — As soon as he got the invitation from Rudolph W. Giuliani, President Trump’s personal lawyer, it was abundantly clear to him what Mr. Trump’s allies were after. “I understood very well what would interest them,” Yuriy Lutsenko, Ukraine’s recently fired prosecutor general, said in an extensive interview in London. “I have 23 […]

History Shows Impeachment Battles Risky & Unpredictable

  President Donald Trump made history this past week, but not the kind he had hoped for. Trump is now the fourth U.S. president to become the subject of an impeachment inquiry, the U.S. constitutional process whereby Congress may remove a president from office. But if history is any guide, both sides should take note […]

France Can’t Be Fair Mediator In Karabakh Problem Unless Paris Abandons Pro-Armenian Bias

Since Azerbaijan has gained independence and established diplomatic relations with France, the latter has so far had several ambassadors representing official Paris in Baku. The latest French ambassador presented his credentials to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev a few days ago and sounded his nation’s alleged determination to step up efforts for the resolution of the […]

Steinmeier’s Formula: Its Background & Development In The Normandy & Minsk Processes

The Minsk One and Minsk Two “agreements” (September 2014 and February 2015) dictated to Ukraine to accept a constitutional special status for the Russian-controlled Donetsk-Luhansk territory; to amnesty those criminally involved in seizing local administrations there; and to authorize new local elections to be held in that territory “under Ukrainian law” (i.e., for the existing […]

Financial resources must be concentrated in Eastern Ukraine

The former Minister of Finance believes that “the Donbas region must be the face of reforms Ukraine wants to launch an international plan for the economic recovery of the eastern territories that are controlled by Kiev and that are close to the front line with the secessionists supported by Russia. Since 2014, after the Russian […]