Italy’s populist parties finally reached a deal to form a coalition government on Thursday evening after nearly three months of political deadlock – a prospect likely to shock the EU and shake financial markets.
This is without a doubt the EU's, and France and Germany's, worst possible nightmare come into existence, seeing how this will be the first openly Eurosceptic government in western Europe.
The leader of the northern League, Matteo Salvini, is to be interior ministe
Elon Musk has taken time of from electric cars and Mars rockets to tackle what he thinks is really hurting his company and the world at large at this moment, the main stream media.
In a series of tweets in the last few days he has attacked the media, its credibility, its bias, lies and manipulations.
His attacks were prompted after what he termed as a negativity campaign against his company “Tesla”, which was orchestrated by the media, on the behest of the “fossil fuel com
A missile system from the 53rd anti-aircraft brigade of the Russian Armed Forces was used to shoot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014, prosecutors investigating the disaster said on Thursday.
In 2016 the international criminal investigation has ascertained that Flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine by a Buk missile brought across the border from Russia and fired from a village under the control of pro-Russian rebels
“The buk (missile system) tha
On may 19, 1916, France and the UK conclude the Sykes-Picot agreement, which in effect partitioned the former provinces of the Ottoman empire in the middle east.
No one is suggesting that the middle east was an idyllic area free from conflict and war before the UK and France paritioned it amongst themselves, but during centuries of Ottoman rule it enjoyed, for the most part, long periods of stability and relative peace.
Of course all of that would be gone in the modern mid
The "Nakba" day (or “catastrophe”) is commemorated on every 15 May by Palestinians and their families who were ethnically cleansed by Israel from their ancestral lands and homes in 1948.
The ethnic cleansing of 750,000 Palestinians was accompanied by widespread massacres and looting.
The biggest misconception about the “Nakba” was that it was due to the fighting that broke out in 1948 between the Zionist/Israeli forces and the Palestinians/Arab armies.
This has been proven
The president of the European Commission sparked fury across Europe last night as he joined celebrations marking the 200th anniversary of Karl Marx’s birth.
Juncker even went on as far as to defend Karl Marx’s record as a philosopher, arguing that he is not “responsible” for mistakes and atrocities committed in his name after his death. In a speech in the German philosopher–economist’s hometown of Trier to mark his 200th birthday, Jean-Claude Juncker said that “Marx isn't re