Since the beginning of the 21st century, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army has been pouring hundreds of billions of dollars each year into upgrading and expanding its forces. In the last few years, China has launched two aircraft carriers and…
A Pulitzer Prize winning journalist for The New York Times covered up one of the worst genocides in modern history. The atrocity I’m referring to is the Ukrainian famine of 1932-33 that was orchestrated by Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin. It…
You may be forgiven for thinking this might have been a publicity stunt for the next Star Wars installment, but it isn’t.
Since the escalation of the Ukraine crisis, paid Russian trolls have been increasingly making their presence felt on the comment sections of various news sites and blogs, as well as on social media platforms.
I have a lot of time for BBC correspondent Fergal Keane and for how he covers the human aspect of war. The Irishman’s style is considerate and caring. Something very evident in this report above about his visit to the…
One of the worst genocides of the 20th century was the deliberate killing of millions of Ukrainians through starvation by the Soviets during 1932-1933.
I don’t want to describe the details about the above video report investigating an incident in eastern Ukraine, as it will spoil its message for you. So just press play.
This report from BBC Trending looks at the increasing trend of YouTube videos being uploaded by supposed students from both Ukraine and Russia (and then elsewhere) in which they exchange frank views.
Russia denies any direct military involvement in the war in eastern Ukraine, but I doubt many people actually believe that line unless they’re die-hard fans of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Despite a ceasefire between government troops and Russian backed rebels going into effect on Sunday, peace has not settled into some contested areas of eastern Ukraine.