Minsk Agreement 2.0 – February 12, 2015

SLAVYANGRAD.org NOTE: Rough Translation, Subject To Amendment Translated by Gleb Bazov Source: News.Kremlin.Ru SLAVYANGRAD.org For English Text of the Normandy Four Declaration, please see: Eng.Balt.By (in Russian – News.Kremlin.Ru) A Set of Measures for the Performance of Minsk Agreements Immediate and comprehensive ceasefire in certain areas of the Donetsk and the Lugansk regions of Ukraine and its…

Charlie Hebdo, Free Press and Racism

The French government’s protection of the racist journal Charlie Hebdo had nothing to do with protecting freedom of speech. This is a deception that must be confronted. In 2012 the same government that protected this vile publication banned any demonstrations or protests or even public prayers opposing the racist publication. By Sara Flounders January 13,…

Uranium Games in Niger: The US-Franco Competition

By Andrew Korybko The West has actively been making multidimensional inroads into Africa over the past decade, largely of a malignant nature. The US and its NATO allies are interested in market potential, energy prospects, and military engagement. The West has lately been focusing on the latter, as seen by the recent Libyan and Malian…

Central African Republic: The Worsening Crisis

Interview with Abayomi Azikiwe Press TV has conducted an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe, the Editor of Pan African Newswire from Detroit, about French intervention in the CAR, which has done little to contain widespread, brutal sectarian violence. The following is an approximate transcript of the interview. Press TV: The UN has raised the alarm, it’s announced…

An Additional 12,000 United Nations Troops Proposed to Intervene in the Central African Republic

French President Hollande visits Bangui and Nigeria emphasizing the central role of Paris By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° A proposal submitted to the 15-member United Nations Security Council on March 3 calls for the deployment of an additional 12,000 foreign troops to the Central African Republic (CAR). The so-called “peacekeeping force” is ostensibly designed to…