The US government used Navy divers to plant "remotely triggered explosives" on Russia and Germany's Nord Stream pipelines during a "mid-summer NATO exercise known as BALTOPS 22" and triggered the bombs three months later in September, famed veteran journalist Seymour Hersh reports.

Russian forces stepped up shelling and attacks in eastern Ukraine Wednesday before an anticipated new offensive, but Ukrainian officials said Kyiv’s troops were still holding firm.

Luhansk Governor Serhiy Haidai said enemy soldiers were trying to capture the city of Kreminna and the nearby village of Bilohorivka.

“We are repulsing all their attempts to break through,” Haidai said in televised remarks. “The enemy is having no success.”

China and Russia have the weapons to target America’s most valuable assets: satellites. In their quest for world dominance, outer space is the next battleground.

The United States has put both countries on notice, announcing that attacks on satellites could provoke a military response.

U.S. military and commercial satellites are critical for communication, surveillance, and navigation. And to our adversaries in the space race, they’re attractive strategic targets.

Why China and Russia can track the F-35 MikeRivero Wed, 02/08/2023 - 12:51

Stealth fighters like America’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and F-22 Raptor are often touted as being “invisible on radar,” but they’re actually not invisible at all.

Commenting on Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr's ongoing Japan visit, Chinese analysts warned that Tokyo might use economic cooperation as bait to lure Manila into the US-led camp that aims to contain China, which would result in militarization in the region, thus harming regional peace and stability. 

Washington is seeking a deterrence advantage over Russia, which could cause an outright war, Moscow has warned FILE PHOTO. A Tu-160 strategic bomber. © Sputnik/Vladimir Astapkovich

The US has “unleashed a total hybrid war” against Russia and is putting the two nuclear nations on a path to direct confrontation, the Russian Foreign Ministry has said. It claims Washington’s demands for nuclear inspections in Russia are “cynical”, considering its “obvious” assistance in Ukrainian attacks against Russian strategic nuclear forces.

Colin Powells anthrax vial taught the US a valuable lesson that it can get away with any lie it wants MikeRivero Wed, 02/08/2023 - 12:36

It’s been 20 years since the Secretary of State made his UN Security Council address, fake anthrax vial in hand, which led to the Iraq war and millions of deaths Scott Ritter is a former US Marine Corps intelligence officer and author of ‘Disarmament in the Time of Perestroika: Arms Control and the End of the Soviet Union.’ He served in the Soviet Union as an inspector implementing the INF Treaty, in General Schwarzkopf’s staff during the Gulf War, and from 1991-1998 as a UN weapons inspector.

BREAKING: Biden lied about Nord Stream sabotage, US did it with help from Norway: report MikeRivero Wed, 02/08/2023 - 11:43

The Biden administration had been intending to take out the Nord Stream pipeline since December 2021. This was two months before Russia launched its invasion of Ukraine, while Putin was amassing troops on the border.