Category «World»

ISIS BEHEADS 5 RUSSIANS, SO PUTIN SERVES UP JUSTICE LIKE OBAMA NEVER WOULD

The Islamic State has executed five Russian nationals on accusations that they were spying within ISIS-controlled territory. In response, Vladimir Putin has acted swiftly to show the world’s most brutal terror organization who’s boss. According to Russian military and intelligence sources, Putin has sent the world’s largest submarine to the Syrian coast. The Dmitri Donskoy …

WHAT IS RUSSIA UP TO, AND IS IT TIME TO DRAW THE LINE?

WASHINGTON — ESCALATING AIRSTRIKES IN SYRIA. SOPHISTICATED CYBERATTACKS, APPARENTLY INTENDED TO INFLUENCE THE AMERICAN ELECTION. NEW EVIDENCE OF COMPLICITY IN SHOOTING DOWN A CIVILIAN AIRLINER. The behavior of Russia in the last few weeks has echoes of some of the uglier moments of the Cold War, an era of proxy battles that ended in 1991 …