Putin’s choice

In the annals of political appointments, surprises are nothing new. Yet, President Vladimir Putin’s selection of Andrei Belousov as Russia’s defence minister still manages to raise eyebrows.

Nuclear Escalation

In a world already on edge due to geopolitical tensions, the recent announcement by Russia regarding tactical nuclear weapon drills is nothing short of alarming.

Chemical threats

The United States has vehemently accused Russia of using chemical weapons recently against Ukraine in violation of the existing global ban.