Peace Economy vs. War Economy: Xi Jinping & Biden visit Saudi Arabia. MBS welcome both, differently
Leader of China and US President experienced contrasting welcomes in visits only five months apart. While Xi Jinping is considered as a leader, and as a long term strategic partner with mutual interest, Biden is what it is: a politician who is temporarily president that yesterday had one agenda, today another and tomorrow will belong to the history.
German president Steinmeier admits ‘bitter failure’ of policy on Russia
There must be no peace with Russia as long as Russian troops remain within Ukraine’s borders, Germany’s president said on Friday, in an impassioned state of the nation speech about Berlin’s foreign policy. “In the face of evil, goodwill is not enough,” Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Germany’s ceremonial head of state, said in a public address outlining his country’s place in the world.
No. This is not Iran. This is Macron’s Paris.
This is Europe. Where people protesting not for dress-code but for food. This happening also in Italy, Germany, Spain and France. And this is what the mainstream media hiding from you. By brain washing you to hate others, you forget that you need to pay your own bills, gas and food…
Putin wants a "declaration of war" against the entire Western democratic world, says Bruno Kahl, head of the German intelligence services BND
"Putin is not primarily concerned with the territory of Ukraine... he is concerned with a declaration of war against the entire Western, liberal, and democratic world," Kahl said earlier today.
EU to take Malta to court over Golden Passports, based on a racist claim
The European Union opposes Malta's business model on the grounds that ״the values of the European Union are not for sale״. But historical facts contradicts the claim. The claim that the values of the Malta passport buyers are inferior to the "values" of the Europeans reflects a racist state of mind, which is completely refuted even from a factual point of view: the values of Europe in the past five hundred years are endless wars, occupations, slavery, colonialism, conflicts, Inquisition, crusaders, holocaust, corruption, double standards legal system, excessive and unjust taxation of the poor at the expense of privileges for the rich, and the erosion of democratic values - replacing local democracy with a central authoritarian unelected bureaucracy, the EU. That's the historical facts, above the EU arrogant and racist blah blah.
German Finance Minister Lindner (FDP): "Now is the wrong time to shut down any power plant."
The Finance Minister added on nuclear power, that he took an oath of office to prevent harm to this country, so we cannot shut down safe and climate-friendly electric generation capacity in an energy and power crisis.
Swiss Face Up to 3 Years in Prison For Violating Heating Rules New mandate forbids setting temperature above 19°C (66.2F)
A new federal law states that gas heated buildings must be heated up to 19 degrees. Hot water should only be heated to 60 degrees. Radiation ovens or hot air tents will be forbidden. Swim saunas and swimming pools will have to stay cold.