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A view from the Antipodes of an existential war with monumental implications
While I have been languishing…
By this time we all know that President Putin announced partial mobilization in Russia, China has put their military troops on a higher level of readiness, four areas in Ukraine will start voting to join Russia as soon as tomorrow.
We should remember, mobilization in Russia was announced only three times in history. July 18, 1914,…
Sep 20 2022
The regional organizations are building strength and confidence, and they are cooperating. All of Mr Lavrov’s speeches and Mr Putin’s speeches now contain the words ‘multipolar world’ or ‘pluripolarity. More than that, they express in all of the their public communication that a multipolar world cannot be stopped any longer. It is a fact. …
We cannot get away from SCO. It was a watershed summit. I say again, that we have an organized, developed, secure, stable, and mature organization that can challenge the rules-based international order and is militarily and economically able to do so.
Many do not understand how this SCO Summit was structured. It was not a question…
It is clear that we have an organized, developed, secure, stable, and mature organization that can challenge the rules-based international order. We also know that the SCO countries have military potential at least equal to that of NATO. What The Saker called Zone B, and I call World Order Z has taken shape, they…
Vladimir Putin and President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping held bilateral talks on the sidelines of the SCO Summit in Samarkand.
September 15, 2022
President of Russia Vladimir Putin: Comrade Xi Jinping, my dear friend,
It is a pleasure to welcome you at the meeting.
I would like to note that the President and I met in Beijing during the Olympic Games six months ago, and many events have happened since then. The world is rapidly changing but there…
Sep 13 2022
The Role of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in a Changing World was discussed at the recent Eastern Economic Forum (EEF). This specific discussion is number three on this page, and you can listen to the complete session. https://forumvostok.ru/en/programme/business-programme/?day=06.09.2022
On the eve of the first in-person SCO conference since the start of Covid, and Mr Xi Jinping’s first major trip…
Sep 08 2022
Sixty-eight countries gathered on Russia’s far eastern coast to listen to Moscow’s economic and political vision for the Asia-Pacific
By Pepe Escobar : posted with permission and first posted at The Cradle:
The Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Vladivostok is one of the indispensable annual milestones for keeping up not only with the complex development process of…
Sep 07 2022
Update: The transcript is now complete.
(This will be posted in parts as the English translation becomes available. This is a major speech and contains major statements vis a vis the whole world. Be patient as far as the transcript is concerned. If you experience issues with the video, kindly go and listen to it via…
Sep 05 2022
To Participants, Organizers, and Guests of the
7th Eastern Economic Forum
I extend my greetings to you as the 7th Eastern Economic Forum gets under way.
The Forum enjoys a high level of international prestige and significantly contributes to building business ties between Russia and the countries of the Asia-Pacific region. It is instrumental in attracting investment…
Sep 04 2022
The modern history of Venezuela is perhaps that of the country most disrespected and clobbered on various tracks by the US and collective west, either in keeping quiet, supporting draconian sanctions or generally not standing up for what is right. They are so disrespected that a new President was simply appointed for this country. It…