Ukraine’s trauma continues; UN and NATO have no solution

Ukraine’s trauma continues; UN and NATO have no solution

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler, July 17, 2024 As Ukraine’s war enters its third summer of fighting, there’s a morbid cadence to the conflict. The Russian invaders continue a bloody slugfest with a tough but worn-down Ukrainian army. Civilians throughout Ukraine are intended victims of indiscriminate Russian missile attacks. Clearly the international community […]

‘Change’ in UK? Davos elites consolidate power: Labour progressives in, Goldman Sachs ‘conservatives’ out

‘Change’ in UK? Davos elites consolidate power: Labour progressives in, Goldman Sachs ‘conservatives’ out

Special to WorldTribune.com, July 7, 2024 Corporate WATCH Commentary by Joe Schaeffer  @Schaeff55 The puppet is moving from the right hand to the left in globalist-controlled England. The parallels with two-party American politics are unmistakable. In 2022, WorldTribune.com observed of new Conservative Prime Minister Rishi Sunak: Sunak is a former Goldman Sachs banker [who] has […]

From Normandy’s spirit of courage, sacrifice and victory to a Biden-Macron spectacle

From Normandy’s spirit of courage, sacrifice and victory to a Biden-Macron spectacle

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler, June 12, 2024 The somber but uplifting commemorations of the D-Day landings in Normandy, now eighty years ago, shed light on the historic Allied victory of arms, men and spirit. For American Presidents, D-Day serves as a talismanic singular moment in WWII which saw the successful Allied landings […]

Ukrainian storm front threatens comfort zone of Western Europe

Ukrainian storm front threatens comfort zone of Western Europe

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler, March 5, 2024 LONDON — A stormy geopolitical weather front is converging on Western Europe as the Ukrainian war in the East has entered its third year with no end in sight. Though the conflict remains largely frozen in military stalemate, its political reverberations throughout Europe, not to […]

Meanwhile at the UN: Staunch rhetorical support for Ukraine sovereignty

Meanwhile at the UN: Staunch rhetorical support for Ukraine sovereignty

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler, February 27, 2024 In a powerful vote of confidence for Ukraine’s sovereignty and continuing independence, both the UN Security Council and General Assembly met to show political strong support for the embattled country, two years after the 2022 Russian invasion. Speaking before the Security Council, UN Secretary General […]

Where is NATO? Trump slams lopsided Biden-backed U.S. funding for Ukraine

Where is NATO? Trump slams lopsided Biden-backed U.S. funding for Ukraine

by WorldTribune Staff, February 13, 2024 While the nation slept, in the wee hours on Tuesday morning, the Senate passed a $95.3 billion foreign aid bill with assistance for Ukraine and Israel. The vote was 70 to 29 with 22 Republicans voting in favor. In total, the package includes $61 billion for Ukraine, $14 billion […]

‘I must be brutally honest’: Finland’s party girl PM channels Donald J Trump

‘I must be brutally honest’: Finland’s party girl PM channels Donald J Trump

by WorldTribune Staff, December 5, 2022 Thirty-seven-year-old Finnish Prime Minister known for her “work hard, play hard” lifestyle delivered up a Donald-Trump-like dose of reality: European nations rely too much on the United States for their defense against Russia. “I must be brutally honest with you,” Sanna Marin told the BBC, “Europe isn’t strong enough […]

Early reports by German intelligence detail massive strike on Nord Stream pipelines

Early reports by German intelligence detail massive strike on Nord Stream pipelines

by WorldTribune Staff, September 29, 2022 German security officials believe “highly effective explosive devices” were used to in sabotage attacks on Russia’s Nord Stream 1 and Nord Stream 2 pipelines. Der Spiegel reported on Thursday that the intelligence officials calculated that explosive devices with an effect comparable to that of 500 kilograms (about 1,100 pounds) […]

As Russia tightens the vice, Trump’s warning recalled; Green Germany eyes fossil fuel

As Russia tightens the vice, Trump’s warning recalled; Green Germany eyes fossil fuel

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler This was a crisis waiting to happen. Europe’s unfolding energy emergency was long in coming but at the same time widely encouraged by Western European states all too eager to embrace Russia’s cheap and available natural gas delivered to the European Union’s doorstep by a spiderweb of pipelines […]

From ‘Finlandization’ to an expanded NATO: ‘Not without risk’

From ‘Finlandization’ to an expanded NATO: ‘Not without risk’

Special to WorldTribune.com By John J. Metzler Just a year ago, the political odds of comfortably neutral Sweden and Finland joining NATO were a long shot; Vladimir Putin’s attack on Ukraine changed the military threat and jolted the political calculus. At last week’s NATO Summit in Madrid, both countries were fast-tracked to full membership in […]

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