Russia tells U.S. to think ‘carefully’ before hitting Syrian army

Russia’s Defence Ministry said on Thursday the United States should carefully consider the consequences of strikes on Syrian army positions because such strikes would obviously threaten Russian servicemen. Continue reading

Putin continues Syria buildup, losing patience on coordination with U.S.

Russian President Vladimir Putin will take unilateral action against Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) in Syria if the United States turns down his proposal to join forces against the terrorists, according to a report on Sept. 23.

According to a Bloomberg report, Putin has become frustrated with what he sees as U.S. stalling on the proposal for a “parallel track” of strikes against ISIL. Continue reading

Amid Greece debt crisis now GERMANY runs out of cash as strikes trigger crisis

STRIKING workers in Germany have triggered a cash crisis and a looming threat to the European powerhouse economy.

On Monday, train drivers began a seven-day long walkout that has left transport and supply chains in the country in chaos.  Continue reading