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G7 makes no sense without Brazil and Russia, says MEP

MEP Thierry Mariani said the G-7 group is useless without the participation of Russia, Brazil, China or Africa. The MP commented on the remarks of French President Emmanuel Macron on the possibility of inviting Russia to the G7 summit in 2020. “It was nothing but chatter and self-promotion on the eve of the summit that […]

Huawei launches the world’s most powerful artificial intelligence processor

The launch of the new processor, along with a MindSpore artificial intelligence multipurpose computing framework, “marks a new stage in Huawei’s AI strategy,” said Rotary Chairman Eric Xu. The Ascend 910 belongs to Huawei’s Ascend-Max series of chips. According to the statement, the new processor achieves its performance goals with much lower power consumption than […]

Principled alliance: Balkans–Middle East parallels

By Vladimir Gujanicic – The maxim “divide et impera” has never been forgotten and has never been put out of service in Roman era. Every empire use such strategy to achieve its goals, where they can’t go through easily. On the other hand, the lesson of principled alliance needs to be learned, again and again, after […]

Liberation of Idlib, PART I: Road to Khan Sheikhoun (VIDEOS)

Idlib, Syria – The SAA (Syrian Arab Army) has been very successful in destroying the head-chopping “moderates” all across Syria. This is especially true for the now-legendary Tiger Forces. Being the spearhead of Syria’s war effort is anything but an easy task. Since Russian forces’ involvement in the Syrian war, the Tiger Forces have been […]

Number of centenarians in Russia increases 17% in 2 years

MOSCOW – Russia has set a new record for the number of centenarians aged 100 years and older. This is evidenced by the latest data from Rosstat, which Izvestia has reviewed. As of January 1, 2019, there were 20,582 such citizens in the country, which is almost 17% more than in 2017. Moreover, the number […]

Putin Demands ‘Symmetrical Measures’ Taken After US Missile Testing

MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin has called an urgent meeting with the Security Council amid the latest US missile tests. At the urgent meeting, the president instructed the Russian Ministry of Defense and the Foreign Ministry to analyze the level of threat to Russia created by US actions. “In addition, given the current circumstances, […]

North Korean FM calls Pompeo ‘poison of American diplomacy’

PYONGYANG – After threats from Pompeo, North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho called him “the poison of American diplomacy” and said he “has no shame or conscience.” The latest joint exercises between US and South Korean military forces have raised the degree of tension in the Korean peninsula once again. In one moment, US Secretary […]

Forgotten Aggression on Yugoslavia: Goals, Consequences and Lessons

By Vladimir Gujanicic – This spring we’ve marked the twentieth anniversary of almost forgotten 78-day aggression against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, more precisely today’s Serbia and Montenegro. The US-led NATO mission represented the first major military intervention since the collapse of the Soviet Union, with the aim of achieving global hegemony. This war was […]