Category Archives: Patrick Armstrong

RUSSIAN FEDERATION SITREP 1 APRIL 2021 by Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 12RUSSIA AND EUROPE. A Levada poll finds the number of Russians – specially the young – who regard Russia as a European country has nearly halved since 2008. Russia is not part of European civilisation in my opinion, but … Continue reading

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION SITREP 11 MARCH 2021 by Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 0UKRAINE ATTACK? The team that gave us the Ukraine catastrophe is back in Washington, a US general is in Ukraine and heavy equipment is moving. A resumption of fighting would suit many in Kiev, Washington and NATO. But Moscow … Continue reading

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION SITREP 25 FEBRUARY 2021 by Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 4FAKE NEWS. Hackers or leakers (“We are Anonymous”) have released documents (1, 2, 3, 4) showing that a lot of “trusted news sources” are actually outlets for London-directed propaganda. All under sanctimonious claims of “democracy-promotion” or countering “disinformation”. (Apparently, … Continue reading

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION SITREP 11 FEBRUARY 2021 by Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 0 WAR PLANS. US/NATO war plans always start with a heavy bombardment. The expectation is that complete air superiority will be quickly gained so that aircraft and cruise missiles will have unrestricted freedom to destroy vital infrastructure. This succeeds … Continue reading

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Give this a read – Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 0Give this a read; I'm sure to most of us it sounds like a confession. https://web.archive.org/web/20210205034403/https://time.com/5936036/secret-2020-election-campaign/?amp=true

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION SITREP 14 JANUARY 2021 by Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 0 RUSSIA-CHINA. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says: "In developing China-Russia strategic cooperation, we see no limit, no forbidden zone and no ceiling to how far this cooperation can go." The two now settle 25% of their business in … Continue reading

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION SITREP 3 DECEMBER 2020 by Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 0 RUSSIA AND COVID-19. I wonder whether Xi suspected at first (at first) that COVID might (might) have been a biowar attack and communicated that possibility to Putin. (There are probably people in Beijing who think the US used … Continue reading

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION SITREP 19 NOVEMBER 2020 by Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 0 KARABAKH. This ceasefire should last. Russian troops have been moved to the points of contact and secure the road link from Karabakh to Armenia proper. (Deployment positions and General Staff briefing). Baku recovered a lot of territory that … Continue reading

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION SITREP 5 NOVEMBER 2020 by Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 0 VALDAI. Putin's speech is here. To my mind, other than the funeral crack, the most memorable bit was his strong defence of a mixed economy: when things are purring along, free enterprise does the job but in bad … Continue reading

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RUSSIAN FEDERATION SITREP 22 OCTOBER 2020 by Patrick Armstrong

Hits: 0 (This, BTW, is the 802nd Sitrep – forgot to count. The first was in March 1997) WAAAY HARSH! Putin is only worried about catching a cold at the West's funeral. SOMETHING ELSE from the country that doesn't make … Continue reading

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