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Ukraine’s top diplomat to visit China this week to talk peace, Kyiv says

Ukraine’s top diplomat will visit China on Tuesday at the invitation of Beijing for talks that Kyiv said would focus…

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US President Joe Biden ends reelection bid

After a rising chorus within his own party urged U.S. President Joe Biden to “pass the torch,” he did just…

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China In Eurasia Briefing: Beijing Casts A Shadow Over NATO

NATO Eyes Its China Era In a NATO summit in Washington centered on the war in Ukraine and extending support…

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How EU could use Ukraine’s pipelines when Russia deal ends

The EU has opened talks with Azerbaijan to replace more Russian gas exports to Europe. Some question the feasibility of…

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US journalist Masha Gessen is convicted in absentia in Russia for criticizing military

U.S. journalist and author Masha Gessen was convicted in absentia Monday by a Moscow court on charges of spreading false…

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What the China-Russia alliance means for the West

Putin’s recent visit to Beijing is one more sign of an evolving new Cold War. Hugo von Essen and Andreas…

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Orbán’s surprise visit to China and Modi’s visit to Russia highlight Putin’s intentions for a new world order

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán made a surprise visit to Beijing on Monday, where Chinese leader Xi Jinping called for…

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NATO chief: Quickest way to end Ukraine war is to lose it; but won’t bring peace

As NATO prepares to convene on Tuesday a three-day summit in Washington to celebrate its 75th birthday, the alliance is…

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New U.K. Defense Chief Visits Odesa, Vows To ‘Fast-Track’ Ukraine Aid

Britain’s newly appointed Labour Party defense secretary traveled to the southern Ukrainian port city of Odesa on July 7 for…

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Our Serbian friend, the genocide glorifier-in-chief

LeonHartvell The West continues to view Serbia’s President Aleksandar Vučić as a key partner in the region despite his long…

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Along the paths of Serbian propaganda: do you remember the ‘Serbian mother from the village of Prekale’?

One of the biggest propaganda frauds constructed by the Serbian lie factory in the 1980s began with the completely accidental…

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To Vote Or Not To Vote? Iranians Mull Continuing Presidential Election Boycott

More than 60 percent of Iran’s electorate did not vote in the June 28 presidential election, despite it being billed…

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Ukraine is releasing thousands of prisoners so they can join the fight against Russia

At a rural penal colony in southeast Ukraine, several convicts stand assembled under barbed wire to hear an army recruiter…

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Far right leads first round of France’s parliamentary election in blow to Macron

Marine Le Pen’s far-right National Rally (RN) party led the first round of France’s parliamentary elections on Sunday, taking it…

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Estonian PM Kallas, EU’s Next Top Diplomat, Brings Post-Soviet Perspective, Liberal Pedigree

Estonian Prime Minister Kaja Kallas is poised to become the EU’s top diplomat following weeks of intense political maneuvering over…

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Signs emerge North Korea-Russia defense pact making China anxious

The United States is carefully studying a new mutual defense pact between Russia and North Korea, which Washington believes could…

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A year after mutiny, Kremlin controls Wagner remnants

Russia has effectively dismantled and replaced the Wagner Group in the year since the mercenaries shocked the world by launching…

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Philippines says it won’t back down, but won’t start war, after clash with China

The president of the Philippines said Sunday his country would not yield to “any foreign power” after Chinese forces injured…

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Western Balkans’ Economic Cooperation with China: Between “Positive” Conditionality and Economic Coercion

While China has been using economic pressure to make countries around the world refrain from stepping over some of its…

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ISW: Russia use Republika Srpska to destabilize the Balkans

The Kremlin and Kremlin affiliates continue efforts to use Russia’s relationship with Republika Srpska (the Serbian political entity within Bosnia…

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Doppelgängers and deepfakes: How Russian trolls are meddling in the world’s second-biggest democratic vote

If you believe everything you read, it would seem the European Union wants to ban drivers from getting their old…

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Thailand takes next steps to join BRICS

Thailand is pushing ahead with its application to join BRICS, the group of developing countries that includes Brazil, Russia, India,…

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80 Countries Back Ukraine’s ‘Territorial Integrity’ At Swiss Peace Summit

Eighty countries have called for the “territorial integrity” of Ukraine to be the foundation of any peace agreement to end…

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It isn’t all bad news for Ukraine

Western allies are finally making good on their promises, handing Kyiv substantial economic assistance, weapons, security deals and now greater…

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Far right makes gains in EU election but it could struggle to unite

In Brussels, at past EU leaders’ summits, Emmanuel Macron has at times been accused of trying to steal the limelight.…

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Todorov exclusively for The Geopost: Russia is trying to influence the results of the European Parliament elections

Interview by Ukrainian journalist Iryna Synelnyk with Ihor Todorov, professor at the National University of Uzhhorod, doctor of history and…

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UK defence chief doubts Russia wants war with NATO as he marks D-Day anniversary

Admiral Sir Tony Radakin appears very confident the Kremlin is not looking for direct confrontation with members of the NATO…

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Irregularities in the municipal elections as well, Vucic’s pro-Russian party announces victory

Skirmishes between police and opposition supporters were reported in some areas amid claims the SNS had set up illicit ‘call…

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If Putin wins, expect the worst genocide since the Holocaust

Karolina Hird Sexual violence, ethnic cleansing, and mass executions are all part of the Russian playbook. We must wake up…

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Zelensky accuses Russia and China of undermining summit

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has accused Russia and China of attempting to undermine his upcoming global peace summit in Switzerland.…

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‘Drone wall’ against Russia: Six NATO countries announce border defense plan

Six NATO countries neighboring Russia are joining forces to build a “drone wall” to protect their borders, Lithuania’s interior minister…

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Dejan Beric, known for the Kosovo war, uses YouTube to spread propaganda for Russia

Dejan Berić, a Serbian mercenary who was previously deployed in Kosovo, has been fighting on the side of pro-Russian forces…

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US Stryker armored fighting vehicles help Ukraine recapture lost territory in Kharkiv region, report says

US Stryker armored fighting vehicles are helping Ukraine battle Russia’s push into the embattled northeastern region of Kharkiv, the Kyiv…

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Serbian Deals With China On Extradition, Media Cooperation Could Have Lasting Impact

Though the fanfare from Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s stop in Serbia has subsided, deals signed during his recent visit could…

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The relationship between Xi and Putin is built to last

A shared antagonism towards the US will prevent tensions between China and Russia from coming to the fore The late…

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Even North Macedonia trapped by Chinese loans

China’s “trap loans” have created space for greater influence of this eastern country in North Macedonia. It is about the…

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‘Butcher of Tehran’: Who was Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi?

Iran’s president has died following a helicopter crash on Sunday, but who was he, and how did he come to…

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Serbian Propaganda Factories Boost Support for Moscow

When Ukraine’s first lady, Olena Zelenska, arrived in Belgrade on 12 May, one media outlet described it as “a signal…

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Stradner: Vucic will polarize North Macedonia through the church and the “Serbian world”, China makes a security investment in Serbia

Ivana Stradner, a researcher at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, who is also familiar with developments and politics…

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China’s plan to float nuclear reactors in South China Sea seen as risky

The U.S. military has warned that China is moving forward with development of floating nuclear reactors in the South China…

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Worrying data from Serbia: Belgrade to reject Russia and to turn to the West

Most residents of the six Western Balkan countries continue to see the West as the best ally with which to…

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