October 29, 2017

The editor of Russia’s most prominent opposition newspaper says he intends to arm his staff with guns that fire rubber bullets amid growing concern about attacks on journalists.

Novaya Gazeta editor Dmitry Muratov discussed his plans two days after Tatiana Felgenhauer o...

October 27, 2017

A senior officer of a Soviet submarine who averted the outbreak of nuclear conflict during the cold war is to be honoured with a new prize, 55 years to the day after his heroic actions averted global catastrophe.

On 27 October 1962, Vasili Alexandrovich Arkhipov was on...

October 27, 2017

The U.S. Navy has three aircraft carriers and their assorted missile-carrying vessels deployed to the western Pacific Ocean for the first time in a decade as tensions with North Korea remain high and President Donald Trump prepares to depart for Asia next week.

The mile...

October 27, 2017

How would a war between Russia and NATO in the Baltics play out?

Chances of a Russian invasion of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia appear fairly remote. Even the RAND Corporation, which has been particularly hawkish, suggests that a Russian attack on a NATO member-state is...

October 27, 2017

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The recent warning from North Korea’s foreign minister of a possible atmospheric nuclear test over the Pacific Ocean should be taken literally, a senior North Korean official told CNN in an interview aired on Wednesday.

https://uk.reuters.com/arti...

October 27, 2017

During the late fifties and early sixties, at the dramatic height of the space race between the United States and Soviet Russia, propaganda was rife on both sides of the world but as these Soviet era propaganda posters attest to the Ruskies had an upper hand when it ca...

October 27, 2017

Completely legit news from the Kremlin, so true

The incendiary Trump-Russia dossier, brimming with unverified claims that US President Donald Trump has acted as a puppet of the Kremlin for years, was revealed to be based on research funded by Hillary Clinton and the Dem...

October 26, 2017

This of course coming from peaceful russia, you know, chechnya, georgia, ukraine, syria, a new nuclear bomb called SATAN  -- fake news, never happened.

The US has a serious addiction problem. George W Bush previously warned about its “addiction to oil”. Current Pre...

October 25, 2017

Una vez más el sistema internacional se enfrenta a una amenaza. En esta ocasión se trata del programa nuclear de Corea del Norte. En las últimas semanas, algunos analistas han hecho notar que la problemática se torna especialmente compleja dado la inestabilidad psicoló...

October 25, 2017

Quick commentary:

uhhh... war?

Amid escalated tensions on the Korean Peninsula, the US Air Force reportedly intends to put its B-52 bombers back on 24-hour alert. Sputnik spoke with professor of political science John Dunn about this issue.

The United States has started p...

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