Russia Intervention in Syria Escalates Tension With the West

Russia Intervention in Syria Escalates Tension With the West

Russia is reported to have launched a series of airstrikes on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, in Syria, escalating already strained relationships with the Western bloc. According to Reuters reports, the aggression has killed 33 civilians, including children in the rebel-held province of Homs. Although Moscow claims that the intervention was aimed at the Islamic State […]

Vladimir Putin vs. Western World

Vladimir Putin vs. Western World

Vladimir Putin is constantly at odds with the Western World among a whole spectrum of issues. From politics to the global economy to FIFA, Putin has consistently maintained a stance against the United States and the ever expanding West. These differences are so great that analysts are now claiming tensions between global powers are on […]

Ukraine Peace Deal Stalled by Kiev Authorities

Ukraine Peace Deal Stalled by Kiev Authorities

Ukraine’s chance at a peace deal is being stalled by authorities in Kiev, according to Russian president Vladimir Putin. Speaking to Luciano Fontana of Italian newspaper Il Corriere della Sera ahead of his visit to the Vatican next week, Putin urged the U.S. and the European community to force Ukraine’s hand. Speaking with regard to the Minsk Peace Agreement […]