Stealth News: How to Slip Under Media Radars

Stealth News: How to Slip Under Media Radars   The ability of the Western mainstream media and some Western politicians to warp the reality, sometimes to the extent of outright...

Vaccine Diplomacy vs Vaccine Hypocrisy

Vaccine Diplomacy vs Vaccine Hypocrisy   Certainly, the COVID-19 pandemic has already left its mark in history. Some might even think that it has changed the world forever and while...

Language of Exceptionalism

Language of Exceptionalism   About two months ago something extraordinary in State-to-State relations happened: US President Joseph Biden called, or, to be more precise, agreed...

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About US Foreign Policy (But Were Afraid to Ask)

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About US Foreign Policy (But Were Afraid to Ask)   It is indeed astounding how many proverbs there are which prove the point that use of...

Pride and Prejudice in Modern Geopolitics

Pride and Prejudice in Modern Geopolitics   Joint press-conference of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and High Representative of the European Union Josep Borrell which...

Brave New World, Part 2: Warped Reality and Half-Truth

Brave New World, Part 2: Warped Reality and Half-Truth   A little more than two weeks ago the ceremony of inauguration of Joseph Biden as the 46 th president of the United...

Brave New World: Blinding Light of the Beacon of Democracy

Brave New World: Blinding Light of the Beacon of Democracy   The events unfolding in Washington attract attention of the entire world. The media footprint of the US presidential...

Reign of Silence: On Assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh

Reign of Silence: On Assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh   On 27 November 2020 a horrible tragedy took place – assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, Iranian academic physicist...

Mirrors of Democracy

Mirrors of Democracy   It seems the US presidential election remains among the most popular topics in local media. No wonder, as the situation was indeed exciting to follow. It...

“Navalny Case”: a spark to start the fire

“Navalny Case”: a spark to start the fire   Recently we have reached a new chapter of “Navalny Case” - a letter from the Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection of...

“Navalny Case”: Questions Without Answers

“Navalny Case”: Questions Without Answers   Whatever astonishing it may seem to us, the so-called “Navalny case” keeps receiving international coverage and influencing...

How to Become Ambassador?

How to Become Ambassador?     We took note of an article “Political appointees trump career diplomats in new postings” by Peter Fabricius (published on 4 September 2020...

“Sputnik Crisis”: History That Keeps Repeating

“Sputnik Crisis”: History That Keeps Repeating   Back in 1957, the Soviet Union accomplished the impossible. That year, on October 4, a country that had been devastated by WWII...

Constitutional Vote 2020: Evolution of Russian Statehood

Constitutional Vote 2020: Evolution of Russian Statehood   1 July 2020 saw an important event in the history of modern Russia – a nationwide constitutional vote to introduce...