“Special Relationship” reloaded? Britain and US as hardliners against Russia in Ukraine war — RT DE

Brexit fuels the economic and military partnership between England and the USA. However, with the constant call for the sanctions against Russia to be extended, they are also harming the EU and in particular the former export world champion Germany. Meanwhile, the economic and energy security of the Anglo-Saxons is much better. by Kaspar Sachsen […]

CSTO participation in Russian special operation in Ukraine not discussed — RT EN

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that the participation of troops from the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) in the special operation in Ukraine is not being considered. However, he stressed the importance of the special operation and Russia’s intention to further expand the security organization. The Kremlin did not consider involving the troops of the […]

Is Moscow threatened with an artificial default? US special debt repayment arrangement expired — RT DE

On May 25, the special regulation for interest payments on Russian government bonds expired. Washington confirms it has not renewed the license. According to experts, however, it is questionable whether the USA can actually force Russia to default. On Wednesday, the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced that it had not […]

Florida ends Disney’s special status — RT DE

23 Apr 2022 4:56 pm Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has stripped the entertainment giant of special status amid a dispute with Walt Disney over legislation addressing LGBTQ issues in schools and kindergartens. Disney operates its largest theme park complex in Florida. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed legislation Friday giving Walt Disney World its special […]

UN Special Rapporteur calls for an end to Israel’s violence in occupied territories — RT EN

23 Apr 2022 7:25 am Dozens of Palestinian worshipers were injured at the compound of al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem on Friday after heavily armed Israeli forces stormed al-Aqsa Mosque during the third Friday of Holy Ramadan. More than 30 Palestinians were injured on Friday after Israeli police in full gear stormed a sensitive holy […]

UN Special Rapporteur Melzer sees “systemic failure” in police violence in Germany — RT DE

Apr 22, 2022 7:27 am According to the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer, the police often acted inhumanely against critics of the Corona measures during demonstrations. The competent authorities “don’t even see how blind they are,” said the UN representative. Nils Melzer, the UN special rapporteur on torture, draws the conclusion from his […]