endthelie.com / March 29, 2014
The National Security Agency reportedly spied on as many as 122 foreign leaders and had over 300 reports on German Chancellor Angela Merkel, according to reports.
Read our latest: “Obama: Russia must move troops away from border with Ukraine” and “House and Senate approve $1 billion aid package for Ukraine, [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 03/17/2014 13:47 -0400
Just a few short hours after Obama issued an executive order declaring sanctions against a select group of Russians and Ukrainians, here comes the EU, whose unelected leaders have just slammed not only those Crimeans and pro-Russian Ukrainians who dared to organize and execute the [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 03/13/2014 10:05 -0400
It’s crunch time for Ukraine.
With just over two days to go until the Crimea referendum, all the actors are stepping up the diplomacy to afever pitch in a desperate attempt to talk Putin out of formally annexing the peninsula following results which [...]
thedailybell.com / By Staff Report / March 04, 2014
Ukraine crisis: Angry Angela Merkel questions whether Putin is ‘in touch with reality’ German newspaper claims that in a conversation between Angela Merkel and Barack Obama she was heard to question the Russian President’s grip on reality … The German mass circulation Bild newspaper wrote on [...]
globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Thursday, February 20, 2014 12:35 AM
A proposal by French president Francois Hollande got me thinking about “The Law of Bad Ideas“.
I did a search for the phrase and surprisingly, nothing came up. Thus, I get to define the phrase.
Law of Bad Ideas: Bad ideas don’t [...]
globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Wednesday, February 19, 2014 1:23 AM
Just when it seemed that president Obama had anger over US spying under control, German Chancellor Angela Merkel stepped to the plate with a hard verbal punch aimed straight at Obama’s face and the NSA.
Please consider Angela Merkel Backs EU Internet [...]
zerohedge.com / Tyler Durden / 02/08/2014 10:23 -0500
A few short months after Putin cornered the US state department into a disastrous foreign relations dead end with the false flag Syrian escalation which achieved none of the predetermined nat-gas-to-Europe pipeline ambitions, instead alieanting the US from both staunch allies Saudi Arabia and Israel, the Russian [...]
dailybell.com / Staff Report / December 20, 2013
Merkel Speech: Chancellor Urges Reforms to Preserve Euro … In the first parliamentary speech of her third term, German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned that Europe needs to take more action to make its single currency crisis-proof and urged states to undertake binding economic reforms. – Der [...]
France’s unemployment rate over the long term – via Tradingeconomics. Even at the height of a boom, its unemployment rate didn’t manage to fall below 7.5%. If this were the US, the Bernanke-led Fed would probably print $200 billion per month
acting-man.com / By Pater Tenebrarum / November 12, 2013