Ari Rusila's Blog (161)

Comeback of South Stream?

grafik In my article Turkish, Greek And Tesla Streams Re-routing Energy Supply In Eastern Europe how new Turk(ish) Stream pipeline is re-routing the energy supply in whole Eastern Europe with Greek and Tesla [Balkan]…


Added by Ari Rusila on August 29, 2015 at 9:13pm — No Comments

Hamas and Israel on Verge of the Deal


“This agreement is no longer just rumors or blabber, but will be signed any minute,” (Walid Awadh, a member of the political office of the Palestinian People’s Party in Gaza)

Israel-Palestine roadmap to peace According to the …


Added by Ari Rusila on August 18, 2015 at 8:02pm — No Comments

Terrorism in Macedonia Wasn’t An Isolated Act!

_82888586_kumanovomacedonia0515 The weekend [9.-10. May 2015] violence in Macedonia (FYROM) [later in short only Macedonia] has sent a wave of anxiety across the Balkans raising concerns about presumed ethnic-Albanian unrest in the volatile region. Eight police officers were killed and 37 were injured in the gun battles, which began at dawn Saturday [9th May…


Added by Ari Rusila on May 12, 2015 at 9:20pm — No Comments

What’s Going On In Gaza (And Mideast Peace)

 “They [Hamas] claim that they protect those people, but by Allah, they have nothing to do with our Muslim people in Palestine.” (ISIS video after beheading Palestinians in Yarmouk)

Earlier in my article Gaza State Under Construction,…


Added by Ari Rusila on May 6, 2015 at 1:56pm — No Comments

Gaza State Under Construction, West Bank Remains Bystander

For several weeks or even three months now, official representatives of the Israeli government and defense establishment have been holding a real dialogue with the Islamic terrorist group – Hamas - in a bid to reach a long-term calm on the Gaza border. These secret talks have been “partly direct” and partly through Qatari and European mediators. (Source e.g. …


Added by Ari Rusila on May 1, 2015 at 9:03am — No Comments

Iran Nuke Deal And Israel


israel_iran_nuclear After 18 months of negotiating, Iran has come to a preliminary agreement - on 2nd Apr. 2015 - with China, Russia, France, UK, US and Germany (P5+1) on Tehran’s nuclear program. Niw the framework agreement is made but the negotiations for a final deal will continue through June 30th…


Added by Ari Rusila on April 3, 2015 at 9:29pm — No Comments

Battlefield Yemen - Democracies In Action

“If there the offensive develops to be a ground invasion, the Yemenis will prove that their country is the invaders’ graveyard,” (Sayyed Abdul-Malik Al-Houthi)

On Wednesday (25 Mar. 2015), Saudi Arabia announced a launch of a military operation against the Houthis, who currently control large parts of Yemen, including the capital Sanaa.…


Added by Ari Rusila on March 29, 2015 at 9:33am — No Comments

Knesset 2015: Forecast

1425070416233 On 17th March will Israel have voting for new Knesset and it seems to be creating very interesting scenarios for future.  Last polls show that now there is a real possibility to replace PM Netanyahu with centre-left option.  Centre-right Likud is losing elections to Zionist Union which is a new combination of Isaac Herzog's Labor party and Tzipi Livni's Hatnuah.  When PM Netanyahu made decision about early elections he or most analysts hardly were supposing so big change.  It…


Added by Ari Rusila on March 15, 2015 at 8:15pm — No Comments

From History: "Beilin - Abu Mazen Plan"


Image result for beilin abu mazen document In 1993,  under the direction of Yasser Arafat's deputy, Abu Mazen (Mahmoud Abbas) held secret negotiations with Israel's then–Deputy Foreign Minister, Yossi Beilin.  The negotiations gave birth to the "Beilin–Abu Mazen Understandings," (or Beilin-Abu Mazen plan or Beilin-Abu…


Added by Ari Rusila on March 8, 2015 at 7:41pm — No Comments

The Mass Exodus of Kosovo Albanians

"Kosovo, alles Scheiße. Serbien, auch Scheiße. Deutschland, das ist gut. Da kann man arbeiten, fünf Euro die Stunde, egal ob schwarz oder nicht, es ist besser." (Rexhep Kurteshi)

The greatest exodus from Kosovo since the 1998-99 war has started. More than 15 years after NATO bombing Kosovo is witnessing a…


Added by Ari Rusila on February 14, 2015 at 12:38pm — No Comments

Peculiarities of Operation Protective Edge

In Israeli-Palestinian conflict the policy “meet quiet with quiet” turned on July 2014 to violence leading to ongoing operation Protective Edge. Again one can see usual vicious cycle like few times before: Hamas terrorizes Israeli civilians with…


Added by Ari Rusila on July 22, 2014 at 8:25am — No Comments

Instead Iran The Saudis Can Be The Next Nuclear Power

WMD logo While Iran nuke talks heat up in Geneva (Nov. 2013) and demolition of…


Added by Ari Rusila on November 10, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Morsi Out, Military In, Can Democracy Slip Too In Egypt

When Mubarak was ousted in Spring 2011 I concluded following scenario in my article…


Added by Ari Rusila on July 4, 2013 at 4:28pm — 1 Comment

Confrontation Between Transnistria and Moldova Deepening

The escalation of tensions between Moldova and the break-away Transnistria region is causing concern in the EU and neighbouring Romania. Growing dispute between parties…


Added by Ari Rusila on June 28, 2013 at 8:56am — No Comments

Europe Day For EU Decline

EU elite celebrated again Europe Day when they had succeed to maintain the fasade their to the score rotten creation with taxpayer money…


Added by Ari Rusila on May 11, 2013 at 4:07pm — No Comments

May 1st Manifesto

In EU today the 'austerity' measures are destroying national economies making it impossible for them to ever to pay back those debts created by banksters of virtual economy and their political cabals. At grassroots people have become the victim of parasitic credit capitalism and its unelected institutions. Neoliberal…


Added by Ari Rusila on May 2, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments

The Armenian Genocide Still Denied by Turkey (and Azerbaijan)

Armenian as well other people around the world paid homage to the memory of 1.5 million innocent victims of the 1915 Armenian Genocide implemented by the Ottoman Empire. 98 years after the Genocide the present Turkish nation not only deny that its predecessors plotted and committed the Genocide, but also continues its anti-Armenian policy, still retaining confiscated…


Added by Ari Rusila on April 27, 2013 at 9:57am — No Comments

Who Gets Justice From ICTY?

Finnish leading daily newspaper – Helsingin…


Added by Ari Rusila on April 14, 2013 at 6:30pm — No Comments

U.S. Recycles Its Old Balkan Practice With Syria

The Syrian rebellion began in earnest on March 11, 2011, when protests erupted. Since then, the Syrian civil conflict has become increasingly violent. About 70,000 people have died in the country's civil war over the past two years. Millions of people have been displaced, both internally and abroad. For months regional…


Added by Ari Rusila on April 5, 2013 at 10:46am — No Comments

Will Obama Reset The Middle East Peace Process?

Coalition negotiations about 33. government of Israel came to an end after six weeks on Freb. 15Th 2013 when the election winners Yesh Atid and Bayit Yehudi both signed coalition agreements with ruling Likud Beytenu. The swearing-in of…


Added by Ari Rusila on March 19, 2013 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

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