Category Archives: Military and War

Zakharchenko Assassination – Part VI

Dear Readers: Today concluding my post with this sad little coda on the Zakharchenko assassination.  Life must go on, for the million-some people living in Donetsk, just trying to live their ordinary lives.  It was Alexander Zakharchenko’s job, as is … Continue reading

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CyberBerkut Uncovers Blackwater Plot To Poison Donbass – Part III

Dear Readers: Today finishing this posting from the CyberBerkut website dated August 15, 2018.  CyberBerkut has posted what they say is documentary evidence that the Ukrainian government official in charge of their nuclear waste disposal program, Grigory Ivanovich Plachkov, authorized … Continue reading

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CyberBerkut Uncovers Blackwater Plot To Poison Donbass – Part II

Dear Readers: Continuing with this posting from the CyberBerkut website dated August 15, 2018.  Before continuing, I ask readers to keep in mind that old chestnut about the 3 components of a crime:  Means, Motive, and Opportunity.  Had CyberBerkut not … Continue reading

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CyberBerkut Uncovers Blackwater Plot To Poison Donbass – Part I

Dear Readers: Today I have this piece from the Russian press, by reporter Olga Nikitina.  Olga reports on a scary plot to use radioactive waste to poison the water-supply of the Donbass region. Allegedly, the plan was this:  Ukrainian special … Continue reading

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New Balkan War? – Part IV

Dear Readers: Today concluding this piece by military reporter Evgeny Krutikov. Our story so far, in a nutshell:  The deadline for the compromise solution (Serbia vs Kosovo) expired;  Serbia was willing to accept the compromise (=some minor territory swaps between … Continue reading

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New Balkan War? – Part III

Dear Readers: Today continuing this piece by military reporter Evgeny Krutikov. This most recent crisis came about because the deadline had run out for the two sides in the conflict (Serbia vs Kosovo) to hammer out an agreement regarding territory … Continue reading

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New Balkan War? – Part II

Dear Readers: Continuing to work through this piece by military reporter Evgeny Krutikov. As we learned yesterday, there is a deathly conflict between two nations:  Serbia vs Albania.  Currently ethnic Albanians run the former Yugoslav district, and now disputed territory, … Continue reading

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