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Ksenia Samoilenko – The problem of the Northern Islands in the reflection of the Japanese media

The mentality of Russians and Japanese has many things in common – intense inner feelings, a tendency to sometimes hidden increased emotionality and reflection, the desire to let life’s vicissitudes through psychological filters, “soft passion”, no matter how unusual such an oxymoron might look like. But why does mistrust of the Russians dominate the Japanese […]

Pepe Escobar in eastern Ukraine: Howling in Donetsk

Asia Times’ roving correspondent Pepe Escobar just returned from a reporting trip to the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR), the pro-Russian enclave in the Donetsk Oblast province of eastern Ukraine. The area’s been the scene of heavy fighting between pro-Russian rebels and the Ukrainian military. Escobar traveled to Donetsk at the invitation of  Europa Objektiv, a German-based […]