Browsed by
Tag: Scott Ritter

The recognition is setting in that this is going to be a long war

The recognition is setting in that this is going to be a long war

The other day I heard a commentator say that the aid given to Ukraine by the Collective West is roughly the same as the entire Russian military budget. I had not heard that before so I decided to check and, indeed, that is the case. This is what I found: There has been about 52 Billion euros (about the same as $) in aid to Ukraine The entire Ukrainian GDP in 2021 was $200 billion and that is set to…

Read More Read More

Analysis of current events in Russia and Ukraine

Analysis of current events in Russia and Ukraine

The Duran appears to be 18 hours behind in their coverage. They posted this almost as if others were posting material about martial law in Russia. Russia Defences in Kherson, Evacuating Civilians, Advancing Kharkov, Bakhmut; UK Defence Chief to DC Big Kherson battle. Surovikin interview. Deindustrialization ramps up. Elensky book deal Scott Ritter: SH*T! Martial law, gloves are off Gonzalo Lira: 2022.10.19 American Hysteria Part I

The Duran has been busy today

The Duran has been busy today

Russia responds, SBU offices in Kiev hit. Army General Surovikin. US to punish MBS, OPEC. Update 1 Russian MOD hits numerous cities. Air defence failure. Elensky panic, calls EU, NATO. Update 2 Russia Launches Strikes on Ukraine, Retaliation for Crimea Attack; Russia Close to Capture Bakhmut Russia sends strong message, will they listen? Kremlin sends a warning w/Tim Kirby (Live) Scott Ritter: If you go to war with Russia, this is what happens

A Suicide Pact

A Suicide Pact

Scott Ritter hits the nail on the head. There is so much dangerous rhetoric and brinkmanship. Nuclear deterrence seems to have no meaning any more.  Scott Ritter We are, literally, on the eve of destruction. Now is the time for the kind of political maturity leaders rarely demonstrate.  Consortium News, 30 September, 2022   Wars should be avoided at all costs. Nuclear conflict should never be contemplated. These two truisms are often spoken, but rarely adhered to. Wars occur all…

Read More Read More

This is a very timely discussion and goes a long way to address my mild criticism that the Duran is ignoring some of the rhetoric coming from within Russia. Russia’s military war vs Ukraine’s political war You won’t find this in the Russian media monitor!  It goes a long way to describing the challenges now facing the Russian army. RUSSIAN MOD EXPLAINS RUSSIA’S MILITARY FAILURES IN UKRAINE I gather western media is trying to say that “udary” (strikes) does not…

Read More Read More

Commentary on Russia’s partial mobilisation

Commentary on Russia’s partial mobilisation

Alex Christeforou of the Duran is always my first point-of-contact Russia, partial mobilisation. Shoigu, 300,000 reservists. Putin, this is not a bluff. From Alexander Mercouris of the Duran Putin Announces Partial Mobilisation, Additional 300k Russian Troops to Be Sent to Ukraine This is from Andrei Martyanov, Soviet-educated military expert resident in the USA About Partial Mobilization In past years I have seen Yakov Kedmi on Russian television, Soloviev on Sunday MOBILIZATION in Russia | Putin’s final warning to NATO |…

Read More Read More

Scott Ritter on Ukraine’s counter-offensive, Russia’s next move

Scott Ritter on Ukraine’s counter-offensive, Russia’s next move

Was the Ukrainian military’s advance around Kharkiv a turning point in the Ukraine proxy war? Will Russia have to escalate? Has the US crossed a red line with its participation in the war? Military expert and former UN weapons inspector Scott Ritter joins The Grayzone’s Max Blumenthal and Aaron Mate live to discuss.

EU begins to crack as Germany braces for an energy disaster

EU begins to crack as Germany braces for an energy disaster

The Gaggle Talks to Scott Ritter George Szamuely and Peter Lavelle sat down for another one of our long, fascinating, in-depth discussions about NATO, Russia, Ukraine and the West with Scott Ritter. EU begins to crack as Germany braces for an energy disaster Ukraine counteroffensive, this might be Zelensky’s last stand

Wordpress Social Share Plugin powered by Ultimatelysocial
RSS