While Western politicians are still cultivating the notion of Russia's foreign policy "isolation" after the start of the Russian military operation in Ukraine, a glance at the map shows that not even a quarter of the countries of the world have been following along obediently.
The current reporting in the German mainstream press is surprisingly calm if one looks at the current poll numbers of the various parties. If any loss of percentage points is otherwise celebrated when it concerns the AfD, there is now total silence from mainstream parties.
According to a media report, the heirs to three US oil dynasties finance climate activists and non-governmental organizations that promote climate protest actions. Descendants of oil barons Getty and Rockefeller allegedly feel responsible for preventing "eradication" on Earth. That may not be the real reason however.
Belarusian exiles are being trained at the Diplomatic Academy in Vienna – quietly and secretly. The dubious programme is funded by Alexander Schallenberg (ÖVP) from the Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
In a recent interview, the Russian geopolitician and long-time presidential adviser Sergei Karaganov made a comprehensive assessment of the Ukraine conflict and also spoke about possible future scenarios.
Like every summer, a massive influx of asylum seekers is spurring on the political discussion in Italy. And the issue is once again grist to the mills of the right-wing opposition. Just a few years ago, Matteo Salvini, then Interior Minister of the Lega, was able to count on the approval of an overwhelming majority of Italians for his rigid measures against illegal immigration.
In the run-up to the US midterms elections, the big speculator and "philanthropist" George Soros has found a new field of activity. He now excels at funding American prosecutors who want to "reform" the US justice system. Republican politicians and lawyers are outraged. They blame Soros for the increase in violence in the country.
A Czech media portal has uncovered further mafia structures linked to Ukraine. This case is about human trafficking of newborns and outright surrogacy slavery. At least 30 babies have been illegally sold to foreigners in the Czech Republic since 2019 after they were born in Prague by Ukrainian surrogate mothers.