Tag archive for ‘Germany’
By Ana Nivtova On Thursday, November 25th, 2010

Putin Proposes Trade-Free Zone from Lisbon to Vladivostok

In a commentary published in Germany’s Sueddeutsche Zeitung, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin proposed a stronger integration of economic ties between the European Union and Russia that would ideally More...

By Steve Morning On Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

Germany Fears Terror Attacks By End of November

According to Germany’s Interior Minister, Thomas de Maiziere, there are “concrete indications of a series of attacks planned for the end of November”. As a result of the perceived threats he was More...

By Michael Walsh On Thursday, October 7th, 2010

Europe at Bay

It was George Orwell who surmised that the English never see the writing on the wall until their backs are up against it. Much the same can be said for the current generation of Germans. Even their own Chancellor, More...

By Michael Walsh On Thursday, June 10th, 2010

A Boot Stamping on a Human Face

“If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face – forever.” – George Orwell. George Orwell (1903 – 1950) was a literary giant internationally famous for his novels, Nineteen More...

By Michael Walsh On Wednesday, May 26th, 2010
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War Weakens America

America’s ascendancy to world power status occurred during its period of inter-war isolationism. Its pre-eminence was catapulted further by its involvement in World War Two. The spoils of war and removal of Germany and Japan as More...

By Karen Lapitan On Thursday, April 29th, 2010

Germany’s debt crisis worsens

German chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that they are currently beefing up their effort to recover from a financial crisis that has put other nations’ eyes on Germany. Germany has slowly become one of More...

By Michael Walsh On Saturday, March 27th, 2010

Harnessing the Mediterranean for Peace

The futurist devoted his life to promoting a scheme that would see the building of vast hydroelectric dams spanning the Mediterranean Sea. Global friction today would have been greatly reduced had one man’s vision More...

By Adrian Santana On Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

NATO military exercises planned over Baltic States

NATO has announced plans to carry out military exercises over Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia later this month. The exercises will represent “the most recent demonstration of NATO solidarity and commitment to More...

By Michael Sorense On Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

EU NATO allies to call for removal of US nuclear weapons

According to a variety of news reports on Monday, several EU officials plan to call for the removal of all US nuclear weapons on European soil with the intention of pushing for global disarmament. According to More...

By Michael Sorense On Thursday, December 17th, 2009

Germany and Spain to return unused swine flu vaccines

Germany and Spain have announced an interest to reduce total swine flu vaccines deliveries as well as potentially even returning unused supplies back to manufacturers, given the low response from the general population More...