NATO announces massive increase in high-readiness forces

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced Monday, ahead of of a gathering of NATO leaders in Madrid on Tuesday, that the alliance’s high-readiness forces will significantly increase to over 300,000 from 40,000, and that more troops will be sent to the member countries bordering Russia. The nearly eightfold increase comes amid Moscow’s continuing invasion of Ukraine, where Russian forces have pushed deeper into the eastern … Continue reading NATO announces massive increase in high-readiness forces

NATO pushing for Kaliningrad CATASTROPHE by provoking Russia into global nuclear war

(Natural News) The railway blockade of Kaliningrad is obviously a setup to try to provoke Russia into “attacking” a NATO member (Lithuania) so that NATO and the USA can justify a full-scale military assault on Russia. Once again, the neocons are scheming to plunge the world into global thermonuclear war in order to destroy the United States of America while attempting to maintain dictatorial control … Continue reading NATO pushing for Kaliningrad CATASTROPHE by provoking Russia into global nuclear war

Kaliningrad sanctions to take effect, Lithuania says

VILNIUS, June 18 (Reuters) – Lithuanian authorities said a ban on the transit through their territory to the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad of goods that are subject to EU sanctions was to take effect from Saturday. News of the ban came on Friday, through a video posted by the region’s governor Anton Alikhanov. read more The EU sanctions list notably includes coal, metals, construction materials and … Continue reading Kaliningrad sanctions to take effect, Lithuania says

Ukrainian Official Threatens THE WEST; Ukraine Could “Switch Sides”. If Putin wins. And the 1.5 million Russian army will be joined by another 500,000 …

ARESTOVICH THREATENS WEST; READY TO SWITCH SIDES! Oleksiy Mykolaiovych Arestovych is a Ukrainian presidential adviser and military columnist.  He is deep within the inner circle of Ukrainian President VOlodimir Zelensky. During a televised interview Arestovych said this: Machine translation: “If Putin wins, 500 thousand Ukrainians will fight for Russia and no one will be able to stop this force.” Zelensky’s representative explained why the West should … Continue reading Ukrainian Official Threatens THE WEST; Ukraine Could “Switch Sides”. If Putin wins. And the 1.5 million Russian army will be joined by another 500,000 …

Soldier From Germany (NATO) — Bearing Arms — Caught on TV in Severodonetsk, Ukraine

It has long been rumored that NATO already has active duty military troops from NATO countries, inside Ukraine ACTUALLY ENGAGED IN COMBAT against Russia.  NATO says they are only “training” Ukrainian forces.  So why is this German soldier bearing arms in Severodonetsk? Below is a still image taken from a FOX NEWS CHANNEL broadcast on Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 8:29 PM eastern U.S. time. (h/t … Continue reading Soldier From Germany (NATO) — Bearing Arms — Caught on TV in Severodonetsk, Ukraine

FADING FAST: UKRAINE RUNNING OUT OF AMMUNITION

The Russian Army, using its overwhelming firepower, is smashing the Ukraine army, sending Ukraine troops fleeing for their lives.  Now, things have gotten much worse because Ukraine is simply running out of ammunition. Newly promised Western weapons systems are arriving, but too slowly and in insufficient quantities to prevent incremental but inexorable Russian gains in the eastern Donbas region of Ukraine, which is now the focus of … Continue reading FADING FAST: UKRAINE RUNNING OUT OF AMMUNITION

NATO Just Got The Bad News: European Tank Production Halted, Lack Of Titanium – From Russia

The NATO Military alliance just got the rug pulled out from beneath its entire operation.  It seems that Europe no longer has any Titanium, which is essential for the armor of tanks.  In years past, Europe bought its Titanium from . . .  Russia.   They can’t buy it anymore. As such, tank production – in Germany – has stopped. Yes, you read that correctly, Tank … Continue reading NATO Just Got The Bad News: European Tank Production Halted, Lack Of Titanium – From Russia

Finland Wants to Join NATO — But LOOK at Finland’s Military Swastika Flags! The images below tell the story far better than can be written. This is …

Much ado has been made of late that Finland and Sweden seek to join NATO after Russia began its Special Military Operation to de-militarize and de-Nazify Ukraine. Now, as we look harder into Finland, we see SWASTIKA Flags of their military units . . .  just like in Ukraine! The images below tell the story far better than can be written.  This is the Finland … Continue reading Finland Wants to Join NATO — But LOOK at Finland’s Military Swastika Flags! The images below tell the story far better than can be written. This is …

Putin threatens strikes on new targets if West gives Ukraine long-range missiles

‘We will draw the appropriate conclusions,’ Russian leader warns, after Kyiv struck in missile barrage for first time since end of April KYIV, Ukraine (AFP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin warned Sunday that Moscow will hit new targets if the West supplies Ukraine with long-range missiles, hours after several explosions rocked the Ukrainian capital Kyiv. If Kyiv is provided with such missiles “we will draw … Continue reading Putin threatens strikes on new targets if West gives Ukraine long-range missiles

Putin on TV: If western deliveries of weapons (to Ukraine) continue, We Will strike . . .

Russian President Vladimir Putin has now publicly warned on television that if western (i.e. NATO) countries continue sending weapons to Ukraine, Russia “will draw the approriate conclusion and use NEW WEAPONRY, of which we have plenty, and we will strike targets that have not yet been struck”  — Like NATO Capital cities? Here is the actual televised interview in original Russian language, with English sub-titles for translation. … Continue reading Putin on TV: If western deliveries of weapons (to Ukraine) continue, We Will strike . . .

Uh Oh! Medvedev:’The Horsemen of the Apocalypse are galloping ahead ‘This is not a forecast, but what’s already in play. The Horsemen of the Apocalyp…

In a TV interview with Al Jazeera Television, Dimitry Medvedev, deputy chairman of the Security Council of Russia, said “This is not a forecast, but what’s already in play.  The Horsemen of the Apocalypse are galloping ahead, and we can only look towards God.” Here is the video: (Click Here) Medvedev was elected president of Russia in the 2008 election. He was regarded as more liberal than his … Continue reading Uh Oh! Medvedev:’The Horsemen of the Apocalypse are galloping ahead ‘This is not a forecast, but what’s already in play. The Horsemen of the Apocalyp…

***** FLASH ***** Russian Foreign Minister Says 3rd Country “Could Become Involved” in Ukraine Conflict

***** FLASH ***** Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov publicly stated late this evening (Moscow time) that “A third country could become involved in the Ukraine conflict, now that the U.S. is sending long-range missiles to Ukraine.” Lavrov did NOT expand on his meaning. The possibilities being SPECULATED over this remark are: 1) Another country, like Belarus, might join the fight against Ukraine to assist Russia against the … Continue reading ***** FLASH ***** Russian Foreign Minister Says 3rd Country “Could Become Involved” in Ukraine Conflict

Kremlin TV Names the Country Putin Will Invade Next

While some in the West are pondering what kind of a concessions would allow Russian autocrat Vladimir Putin “to save face” in Ukraine, leading Russian lawmakers and top propagandists are advocating smashing the West, which they say is Russia’s ultimate target. On the state TV show 60 Minutes, host Olga Skabeeva announced: “I have some unpleasant news… Even though we are methodically destroying the weapons that are being … Continue reading Kremlin TV Names the Country Putin Will Invade Next

MAJOR DEVELOPMENT: NATO Says “Previous Commitments to Russia no longer valid”

BREAKING NEWS 7:48 AM EDT — Deputy Secretary-General of NATO: The alliance is free from its previous commitments with Russia not to deploy its forces in Eastern Europe. Developing, check back UPDATE 8:11 AM EDT — VILNIUS, lITHUANIA — NATO is no longer bound by past commitments to hold back from deploying its forces in eastern Europe, the US-led alliance’s deputy secretary general said Sunday. Moscow … Continue reading MAJOR DEVELOPMENT: NATO Says “Previous Commitments to Russia no longer valid”

The War In Ukraine Could Suddenly Shift To The North and Immediately Lead To WW III (Part 3)

This article will make it abundantly clear why Sweden and Finland were invited into NATO. Sweden and Finland pose a threat to Russia, but the main threat is not on Russia’s borders, but at the North Pole where the Russians have built their energy stockpiles and built impressive military bases at the top of the world. If WW III does begin at the North Pole … Continue reading The War In Ukraine Could Suddenly Shift To The North and Immediately Lead To WW III (Part 3)

Russia Announces New Military Units On Western Border Over Finland NATO Bid

Russia’s Defense Ministry has for the first time issued details regarding its threatened “military and technical” response two days after Finland and Sweden submitted their applications for NATO membership. Defense Minister Gen. Sergei Shoigu described in public statements that Russia’s military is beefing up its troop presence along its western borders, though without specifying which exact locations. Finland shares an over 800-mile border with Russia. Shoigu outlined … Continue reading Russia Announces New Military Units On Western Border Over Finland NATO Bid

Putin Says Finland, Sweden Entering NATO Doesn’t Threaten Russia, But Will Likely ‘Trigger’ Response

When Finnish president Sauli Niinisto phoned President Vladimir Putin on Saturday to notify the Russian leader of Finland’s imminent intent to apply for NATO membership, Niinisto remarked afterward he was surprised at how “calmly” Putin responded. “Altogether the discussion was very good,” Niinisto in a Sunday media interview. “I say calm and cool, and he did not repeat those threats he had earlier, and his people had been telling that is that if … Continue reading Putin Says Finland, Sweden Entering NATO Doesn’t Threaten Russia, But Will Likely ‘Trigger’ Response

Russia moves nuclear missiles towards Finland border in backlash over Nato bid

Russia has started moving nuclear-capable missiles towards its border with Finland hours after Moscow vowed not to tolerate Helsinki’s plans to join Nato. The Kremlin issued a chilling warning that plans for both Finland and Sweden to sign up to the Atlantic alliance were a ‘grave mistake with far reaching consequences’. Russian deputy foreign minister, Sergei Ryabkov, said: ‘They should have no illusions that we will simply put up with it,’ … Continue reading Russia moves nuclear missiles towards Finland border in backlash over Nato bid

UK Strikes New Security Agreement With Sweden and Finland

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday said he had agreed new deals with Sweden and Finland to bolster European security, pledging to support both countries’ armed forces should they come under attack. Johnson signed the new declarations, described by Britain as “a step-change in defense and security cooperation,” during visits to both Sweden and Finland on Wednesday. “What it says is that in the … Continue reading UK Strikes New Security Agreement With Sweden and Finland

Putin tries to justify Ukraine invasion in Victory Day speech

Russian President Vladimir Putin railed against NATO as he spent much of his Victory Day speech in Moscow on Monday trying to justify his troops’ invasion of Ukraine, per multiple reports. Why it matters: Putin didn’t use his Victory Day speech to officially declare war on Ukraine or fully mobilize Russia’s reservists, as some Western officials feared he would. As the world around us is imploding, it … Continue reading Putin tries to justify Ukraine invasion in Victory Day speech

Boris Johnson – “Military aid to Ukraine is no longer enough to defend it.”

The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, said Sunday “Military aid to Ukraine is no longer enough to defend it.” Ever anxious to exercise AMERICAN military might, and shed AMERICAN Blood, this is the “go” signal to other NATO members that the UK wants a military intervention with troops into Ukraine; which will result in literal World War 3 with Russia. Update: Russian … Continue reading Boris Johnson – “Military aid to Ukraine is no longer enough to defend it.”

Watch For The Third Action – Then You Have Minutes Until The Bombs Fall

Watch For The Third Action – Then You Have Minutes Until The Bombs Fall(The following is an extrapolation on what would happen if the Russians have made the following conclusions. This is not a prediction and I have no crystal ball to predict the future. Let’s keep our fingers crossed this scenario never happens. GE) It is a foregone conclusion that the conflict in Ukraine … Continue reading Watch For The Third Action – Then You Have Minutes Until The Bombs Fall

Pope Francis Went from Backing Ukraine in War with Russia to Now Saying NATO Caused Russia to Respond in Ukraine – Why the Sudden Change?

Pope Francis offered to meet with Putin but for some reason Putin has not replied.  Now the Pope has suddenly gone from supporting Ukraine in its war with Russia to suggesting Putin was responding to NATO’s aggressive moves in Ukraine.  HotAir reports: This does answer one point — why Pope Francis hasn’t visited the capitals of either country in the latest European war. The pontiff told … Continue reading Pope Francis Went from Backing Ukraine in War with Russia to Now Saying NATO Caused Russia to Respond in Ukraine – Why the Sudden Change?

As Facts Cannot Be Acknowledged, the Insane Drive into Nuclear War Cannot be Stopped

Some readers have asked why Russia regards Finland’s membership in NATO as a provocation. For the same reason that Ukraine’s membership is a provocation: US missile bases on Russia’s border. The US does not currently have hypersonic missiles, but will sooner or later. Such missiles on Russia’s borders could reach Moscow in 3 or 4 minutes, clearly an existential threat. Along with Finland, Washington wants … Continue reading As Facts Cannot Be Acknowledged, the Insane Drive into Nuclear War Cannot be Stopped

Washington & Moscow Have Combined to Make the Ukrainian Situation into Armageddon

Yesterday morning I posted an explanation of why Russian liberalism was generating a wider war that could end in Armageddon.  https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2022/05/01/putins-liberalism-means-a-wider-war-is-in-the-cards/ I find no relief in The Saker acknowledging the same unfolding of events.  https://thesaker.is/sitrep-operation-z-17/ The Saker and Andrei Martyanov are two competent analysts of Russian military capability.  Until recently they have acknowledged no problem with Putin’s limited military operation in Ukraine. But The Saker now realizes that … Continue reading Washington & Moscow Have Combined to Make the Ukrainian Situation into Armageddon

USA / NATO gearing up for counterattack against Russian forces in July or August, with high risk of escalated retaliatory strikes by Russia using EMP or nuclear weapons

(Natural News) Based on facts that have now been made public, it is clear that the USA and NATO are gearing up for a massive military counterattack against Russian forces in Ukraine. Based on the idea that it takes a few months to build up logistics, hardware and personnel, the likely timeline for this counterattack appears to be around the July / August time frame. … Continue reading USA / NATO gearing up for counterattack against Russian forces in July or August, with high risk of escalated retaliatory strikes by Russia using EMP or nuclear weapons

Take Note: They’re ALL Laying the groundwork . . . We are in danger

Vladimir Putin has officially declared a state of emergency in the Belgorod region for 60 days.  Reason: The Russian Federation is “under attack” from either foreign military, mercenaries of that foreign military, or terrorists.”  Key point: Russia is “under attack.” Machine auto-translated from image, so font size and scaling is “off.” It isn’t hard to see where this is leading.  If Russia is “under attack” … Continue reading Take Note: They’re ALL Laying the groundwork . . . We are in danger

Poland and NATO: Sneaking Troops Around; Forbids Public Photos/Videos!It is widely believed by many seasoned observers that if Poland tries to insert …

The Polish Government has announced that Large-Scale Military Exercises will be taking place across the Country beginning today involving the Polish Military and multiple NATO Member States.  Heavy Military Equipment is expected to be seen on Highways and roads around the Country. This, the world already knew about.   What’s very different this time is as follows: The Polish State Security Service has requested that people refrain … Continue reading Poland and NATO: Sneaking Troops Around; Forbids Public Photos/Videos!It is widely believed by many seasoned observers that if Poland tries to insert …

German Lawmakers Vote Overwhelmingly To Send ‘Heavy & Complex Weapons’ To Ukraine

Merely a week ago German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock claimed that the country’s armed forces have said it “can no longer supply weapons from its own reserves” to Ukraine. But with Berlin coming under immense pressure from NATO allies, particularly the United States, after Chancellor Olaf Scholz voiced fears of sparking a WW3 nuclear showdown scenario with Russia, Germany’s tune quickly changed. On Thursday lawmakers in the … Continue reading German Lawmakers Vote Overwhelmingly To Send ‘Heavy & Complex Weapons’ To Ukraine

Russia threatens to launch strike on UK soil over weapons supplies to Ukraine

Putin’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said the hits could be authorised against Nato member countries’ military targets as supplies to Ukraine forces continue Russia has issued a chilling new threat to the UK over continued weapon supplies to Ukraine. Vladimir Putin’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said strikes could be authorised against NATO member countries’ military targets. She said: “Do we understand correctly that for the … Continue reading Russia threatens to launch strike on UK soil over weapons supplies to Ukraine