Berlin is forced to reorient foreign policy, focusing on Russia, after the emergence of a number of contradictions with the U.S., said senior researcher of the Center for European studies, IMEMO RAS Vladimir olenchenko in an interview with RT.
Earlier, the Ambassador of Germany in Moscow géza Andreas von Geir announced that Berlin during the German presidency in the Council of the European Union will seek closer cooperation with Russia.
What Americans know about Afghanistan? The fact that over the 18 years of war in this country, the U.S. has lost nearly 2,500 people were killed — casualties of Afghans did not really known, but is estimated by many tens or even hundreds of thousands. America has spent trillions of dollars on the Afghan operation — and for many years trying to get out of there.
At first I wanted to go, to stay — retaining effect and a few military bases, now in principle ready to just walk away. In late February, the United States has even signed an agreement on the withdrawal of troops with the very same Taliban for the overthrow of which they invaded the country in late 2001. The Taliban now control most of Afghanistan and quietly waiting for the Americans to leave their country to return to Kabul. But before leaving Washington wants to see the beginning of the reconciliation process, to cooperate with the American invaders, the Afghans have agreed with those who do not recognize the us occupation, that is with the Taliban. The negotiations that were to begin shortly after the February agreement still has not started, and it is from their results depends on the timetable for the withdrawal of American troops.
The President of the United States Donald trump ridiculed for their future candidates from the Democratic party Joe Biden for his statement that trump has betrayed the US military in light of the publication of the newspaper the New York Times that Russian intelligence allegedly offered to the militants of the radical movement "Taliban" reward for attacking American soldiers in Afghanistan.
"It's funny to watch how corrupt Joe Biden read out a statement about Russia, apparently written by his supervisors. Russia beat him and (Barack - ed) Obama, when they were in power, so big that Obama wanted to remove them from the G8. The US was weak in everything and especially with Russia!" – he wrote in his Twitter account.
The U.S. Department of justice asked the Supreme court to completely invalidate the law on the patient protection and affordable health care, which formed the basis of health-care reform Obamacare, conducted under President Barack Obama, according to CNN.
As stated by the solicitor General of the United States, Noel Francisco, representing the Supreme court, the Ministry of justice and the Executive, when some provisions of the act will be void "the remaining part of the ACA (Affordable Care Act - ed.) must be deemed invalid". The speaker of the house of representatives, Nancy Pelosi criticized the decision of the administration of the President of the United States.
Former US President Barack Obama on Tuesday participated in a pre-election event by his longtime colleague and now presidential candidate from Democrats on a post of the head of state Joe Biden.
The event due to the ongoing epidemic of the coronavirus took place in a virtual format and broadcast on the website of the election Biden, and both policies were in different places.
Sevastopol and the Crimea was always a part of the Russian world, perhaps the words of former White house adviser on national security, John Bolton and ex-US President Barack Obama on the Peninsula reflect the obvious for the part of American politicians is a fact, said the Senator from Sevastopol Ekaterina Altabaeva.
As argues in his recently published book Bolton, Obama in 2014 has made clear that if Russia will be limited to the Crimea, the confrontation over Ukraine may be exhausted. However, he refers to the words allegedly spoken by the Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
The US administration will submit an updated study on the cancellation of the DACA program that protects from deportation some 800 million illegal immigrants who arrived on American soil in childhood, said Friday the President of the United States Donald trump.
Previously, the U.S. Supreme court stated that the administration of Donald trump had no right to cancel the program DACA. In the court decision reads that the cancellation of the program were not justified properly. The trump criticized this decision and called it politically motivated. The cancellation of the DACA program, introduced under former President Barack Obama, was one of his political priorities.
The President of the United States Donald trump criticized the decision of the Supreme court, which ruled that the us administration had no right to cancel the program DACA, which protects from deportation some 800 million illegal immigrants who arrived on American soil in childhood.
Previously, the U.S. Supreme court stated that the administration of Donald trump had no right to cancel the program DACA. The cancellation of the DACA program, introduced under former President Barack Obama, was one of the political priorities trump.
The big resonance was caused by Thursday the words of ex-US presidential Advisor Donald trump, John Bolton, who said that the us leader once questioned whether Finland is part of Russia. However, this is not the first time trump and other American leaders have difficulty with geography, history and other Sciences.
Earlier in the leading US media came excerpts from the book of Bolton "the Room where it happened: a memoir of the White house" (The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir), which contained unflattering characteristics of the US President Donald trump and criticism of his actions. The authors of the publications with reference to the book wrote that trump was interested in whether Finland is part of Russia, said he did not want to provide military assistance to Ukraine and asked the Chinese leader XI Jinping's assistance in the re-election of US President that could be construed as a crime.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo called dismissed the inspector General of the Department of state Steve LINIK "bad player."
"That's what I want to say, Steve Linnik was a bad player in the Central office here. He did not fulfill the mission of making our work and us better... that's not what did Mr. Linnik," said Pompeo, speaking to reporters on Wednesday.
Russia should "get out of the Middle East", because historically Americans have been in the region of the main support, confident in the state Department. Moscow, according to Washington, only stopping to rebuild Iraq, Syria and Libya. Do you have a clear White house strategy in the middle East and what the administration of Donald trump claims to the actions of Russia, understood to RIA Novosti.
"To keep the Russians away from the Middle East is the cornerstone of American politics. We follow this principle for the last forty five years. Now Russia is playing a destructive role in the region. We directly declare that she needs to get out of there," said assistant Secretary David Schenker during a video conference at the Middle East Institute in Washington.
Russia should "get out of the Middle East" because it is "destructive role", said the assistant Secretary of state David Schenker.
"For 45 years it was the cornerstone of American policy to keep the Russians away from the Middle East. Now they're playing a destructive role. And we, frankly, think they need to get out of there," said Schenker in the conference in the Middle East Institute in Washington.
The chances of US President Donald trump to get re-elected for a second term in November of this year increased due to sweeping the country protests and riots, says assistant Professor, Department of political science and African American studies, Purdue University Nadia brown.
For more than a week in the US, the ongoing mass protests and riots, which began after the death of the African-American George Floyd in Minneapolis at the hands of police. Trump advocates for strong action to restore order and urged state governors to use the military to agree that not all of them.
Former national security Advisor to former US President Barack Obama, Susan rice have suspected Russia of "involvement in riots" in the United States, not citing any arguments in favor of his words, except for personal conviction.
The videootryvke interviews former adviser to TV presenter wolf Blitzer published journalist Sagar Enjeti on Twitter.
The President of the United States Donald trump vetoed a joint resolution of both houses of Congress about the student loans, the White house said.
Veto is remarkable that the first trump in the area of domestic policy for more than three years of presidency.
Michael Flynn, who served as Advisor to the elected President of Donald trump, was asked in December 2016, the Russian Ambassador in Washington Sergey Kislyak, Russia has taken few steps on the principle of reciprocity in response to a campaign to pressure the Obama administration, according to transcripts of conversations Flynn and Kislyak published on Friday.
The leakage of conversations of Flynn and Kislyak appeared in the "Russian case", when Russia is accused of meddling in elections, which Moscow denies, and in "cahoots" with trump that deny not only the Kremlin but in the White house. Spectacular Robert Mueller at the end of a two-year investigation confirmed the accusations of "interference", but did not confirm the theory of "conspiracy". Talking Flynn Kislyak was intercepted by U.S. intelligence and published on Friday in the form of a paraphrase with separate quotes with a number of gaps.
Former US President Barack Obama has called for a thorough investigation of the death of African American George Floyd, and stated that in 2020, the USA should not be racism.
"It is a natural desire to want a life "returned to normal", because the pandemic and economic crisis has radically changed all around us. However, we must remember that for millions of Americans the tragic, painful and irritating "normal" is the fact that they are treated differently because of their race. It should not be "normal" in America 2020. It can't be "normal", - the statement says Obama published in his Twitter.