The birth of the baby twins: Russia’s strategic swing drives NATOstan nuts

The birth of the baby twins: Russia’s strategic swing drives NATOstan nuts

By Pepe Escobar, 02-22-2022

(Written this morning in Istanbul, BEFORE Putin buried the Minsk agreements. Everything else – and beyond – stands.)

History will register that the birth of the baby twins – Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics – only a few hours before 2/22/22, was simultaneous to the birth of the real, 21st century multipolar world.

As a former MEP, I know how much the EU has destabilised Ukraine

By Paul A. Nuttall | RT | February 22, 2022

Eight years ago, a democratically elected president was removed from office by protesters waving European Union flags. Viktor Yanukovych had been elected as president of Ukraine in 2010 to serve a five-year term. His time in office was, however, brought to an abrupt end when he was removed for his refusal to sign an association agreement with the EU.

As a former MEP, I know how much the EU has destabilised Ukraine

[2014] Repost with graphics: Flight MH17, Royal Dutch Shell and the Yuzovshi Shale Gas Field – What Could It Mean?

Flight MH17, Royal Dutch Shell and the Yuzovshi Shale Gas Field – What Could It Mean?

Originally posted 01-22-2020 without graphics.

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Ukraine Signs Drilling Deal With Shell for Shale Gas

Before the fear of war, fear of fracking in Ukraine

Russia’s silent shale gas victory in Ukraine

Shell, Chevron, pull out of fracking deals in Ukraine citing the war with Separatists and Russia

H/T: Today’s News on Donbass and How We Got Here