Trump’s congratulation evokes rejection among Cubans

25.05.2017, Cuba.

“The 20th of May, the day, chosen by Trump to congratulate the people of Cuba on the Republic of Cuba anniversary, is known among Cubans as the date when Cuba became a US protectorate,” a Cuban expert, Iroel Sánchez Espinosa said on May 23 in his commentary to the Rossa Primavera News Agency.

“After the US, like real opportunists, interfered in the Cuban war against Spanish colonialism, the claim that back then Washington was concerned with Cubans’ human rights, made now after a century of US aggression and interventions against Cuba, has been strongly rejected by most Cubans,” the expert continued. Continue reading

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Washington Post: Pentagon overestimated its expenses in order to train opposition militants in the Syrian Arab Republic

23.05.2017, USA.

The Pentagon deliberately overestimated its spending on fuel resources to redirect the excess, in particular, to training militants of the Syrian armed opposition, according to the material published by The Washington Post (WP) on May 20, referring to US military accounting documents.

As a result of overstating the cost to purchase fuel for the US armed forces, the Pentagon has received about $ 6 billion in surplus over the past six years. Continue reading

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Hungarian government: EU will impose sanctions on Hungary on behalf of Soros

21.05.2017, Hungary.

On May 19, RT reported, that the EU will soon impose sanctions due to Hungary’s efforts to close George Soros’ University and because of the country’s independent migration policy, according to Hungarian Prime Minister Victor Orbán’s press service.

According to press service, “Brussels is attacking us from every side because of our consistent and strict migration policy.” Thereby, the European Parliament adopted a resolution on May 17, starting the procedure of imposing sanctions on Hungary. Continue reading

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British expert: Conservative Manifesto is a barbarity

19.05.2017, United Kingdom.

A British political expert, the Editor-in-Chief of the Politics First parliamentary magazine, Marcus Papadopoulos, branded the Manifesto of the British Conservative Party as a barbarity in his interview to the RIA Novosti news agency on May 18.

According to the expert, the plans proposed by the Conservatives endanger employment, industry, and investments because there is no strategic planning for these sectors in the context of Brexit. Continue reading

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Students of Russian schools protest in front of Mayor’s Office in Vilnius

19.05.2017, Lithuania.

Parents and their children who attend two Russian-speaking schools in Vilnius held a protest near the Mayor’s Office against the reorganization of national minority schools on May 16 as RIA Novosti reported.

The Pushkin School cannot achieve the status of a secondary school for two years, which means that it cannot cover first to twelfth grades. Currently, the education is limited to ten grades. Continue reading

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President of Venezuela creates commission to counter fascists

18.05.2015, Venezuela.

A special commission to counter “fascists attacking the country from abroad” has been created in Venezuela by order of President Nicolás Maduro addressed to the Foreign Minister of the Republic Delcy Rodríguez, the TASS news agency reports today, on May 17, with a reference to the Telesur TV channel.

“I charge you with setting up a commission to hold fascists accountable who attack Venezuela from Madrid, Bogota, Miami, Washington,” the Venezuelan President said.

“The Foreign Minister of Venezuela has been tasked with leading a ‘crusade’ against the fascists’ aggression and threats against Venezuelans.”

Nicolás Maduro emphasized the involvement of the US intelligence and authorities in aggressive behavior against Venezuela. Also, the Venezuelan leader stressed that “They [the attacks] are associated with right-wing governments, which, unfortunately, like Spain, are carrying out fascist aggression against the decent people of Venezuela.” Continue reading

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Venezuela: United States hides financing militants behind fundraising in social networks

17.05.2017, Venezuela.

The true purpose of the crowdfunding campaigns, started by emigrants from Venezuela in the United States, may be to hide the external sources of financial support for street militants in Venezuela, teleSUR* reported on May 15.

In fourth-generation wars, like the one presently unfolding in Venezuela, crowdfunding is used to finance militants. In the modern world, crowdfunding as a form of fundraising campaigns through the Internet has become very popular, and these campaigns are allegedly for purely humanitarian purposes.  William Serafino, a journalist from the Misión Verdad channel, reports that crowdfunding is an effective way to conceal the US support of opposition protest actions in Venezuela, which may be used to overthrow an unwanted government. Continue reading

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