Tag: nato

Will the EU send warships to take wheat out of Ukraine?

30 May, 2022 · European Union · Russia · Ukraine · USA

The French Tonnerre helicopter carrier is escorted by Greek and French ships.
The French Tonnerre helicopter carrier is escorted by Greek and French ships.

After Germany refused to relax sanctions in exchange for the unblocking of Ukrainian ports by Russia, the EU “is weighing” whether to launch its military structure and send a war fleet to carry out the Ukrainian grain. The excuse: the danger of famine in third countries. But this is hard to believe: since when is the EU willing to risk open war with Russia for the needs of semi-colonial countries? Wasn’t it going to increase its own exports to alleviate the global price increase? What lies behind the plans for a new “Crimean war”?

NATO wants to take the war with Russia to Africa… and drive China out of the continent

26 May, 2022 · Africa · European Union · USA

Scholz reviews the German troops in Niger on May 23.
Scholz reviews the German troops in Niger on May 23.

NATO is preparing its “2022 strategic concept”. It will be officially presented at the Madrid summit in June. The movements and pressures of the states follow one after the other to outline the “novelties”. The most disturbing of them: a new “Russian front” in the Sahel with strong reverberations and possibilities of destabilization in the Maghreb and the whole of West Africa. Great Britain, Germany and Spain are leading the push that promises to open a new imperialist battle for the control of Africa.