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The recent murder of Samir Kuntar by Israel has, yet again, inflamed the discussion about Putin’s relation to Israel. This is an immensely complicated topic and those who like simple, canned, “explanations” should stop reading right now. The truth is, the relationship between Russia and Israel and, even before that, between Jews and Russians would deserve an entire book. In fact, Alexander Solzhenitsyn has written exactly such a book, it is entitled “200 years together”, but due to the iron grip of the Zionists on the Anglo media, it has still not been translated into English. That should already tell you something right there – an author acclaimed worldwide who got the Nobel Prize for literature cannot get his book translated into English because its contents might undermine the official narrative about Russian-Jewish relations in general and about the role Jews played in Russian 20th century politics in particular! What other proof of the reality of the subordination of the former British Empire to Zionists interest does one need?

I have already written about this topic in the past and, at the very least, I will ask you to read the following two background articles before continuing to read:

Before looking into some of the idiosyncrasies of the Russian-Israeli relationship I want to stress one very important thing: you should not simply assume that the relationship between Jews and non-Jews in Russia is similar to what it is in the West. This is not the case. Without going through a detailed discussion of the emancipation of Jews in the West and their long track from their rabbi-run shtetls to the boardrooms of the biggest western corporations, I will just say that for Russian Jews this process of emancipation happened in a much more violent and catastrophic way. The second big difference between western Jews and Russian Jews is that roughly between 1917 and 1939 a specific subset of Jews (Bolshevik Jews) were in quasi total control of Russia. During that period the Bolshevik Jews persecuted Russians and, especially, Orthodox Christians with a truly genocidal hate. This is a fact of history which most Russians are very much aware of, even if this is still considered crimethink in most western circles. It is also important to stress here that the Bolshevik Jews persecuted not only Orthodox Christians, but all religious groups, including, by the way, Judaics. Putin is very much aware of all these facts which he addressed when speaking to a group of Judaics in Moscow:

In the 2nd article mentioned above I discussed these issues and all I want to do know is to show you that Putin is very much aware of this past and that he has the courage and intellectual honesty to remind Russian Jews of it.

The other absolutely crucial fact about the relationship between Russia and Israel is the immigration of Russian Jews to Israel. Here I will just submit to you a bullet-point list of why this is a crucial factor:

  1. Regardless of whether they ended up in Israel, Austria, Germany, the USA or Israel, the immigration of Russian Jews to Israel made it possible for those Jews who did not want to stay in Russia to leave. Conversely, those who did not leave stayed by choice. This means that the vast majority, if not all, of the rabid russophobes and Christianity-hating Jews have left Russia. Those who stayed in Russia did so because they decided that it was their home.
  2. A large number (some estimates go as high has 20%) of so-called “Jews” who left Russia are not Jewish at all, including some of those who settled in Israel. The truth is that the economic and social hardships which faced the Soviet society under Brezhnev & Co and Russia under Eltsin made a lot of non-Jewish Russian invent themselves some (non-existing) Jewish origins just to emigrate. Thus there are many real Russians, as opposed to Russian Jews, in Israel.
  3. As a result of this big immigration there are innumerable personal ties between individuals and families living in Israel and Russia. This means that when, say, Iraq or Hezbollah rain rockets in Israel there are folks in Russia who are personally concerned about their friends in Israel even if they don’t necessarily approve of Israeli politics.
  4. The so-called “Russian Mafia” is, in reality, mostly a Mafia of Russian Jews. This is particularly true in the West. In Russia there are Jewish mobsters, but not really a Jewish mob as such. Russian and Jewish mobsters get along famously and that also creates, shall we say, strong “business” ties between “Russian” oligarchs and Israel.
  5. Eltsin the country was de-facto ruled by what was called the semibankirshchina, the “rule of the Seven Bankers”. These were the seven top bankers of Russia who owned about 50% of the entire Russian economy. All of them except one (Potanin) were Jews.
  6. During the Eltisin years, the vast majority of the members of government and, especially, their advisors were Jews. Jews also were in control of almost all of the mainstream media. To give you an idea of how prevalent this trend was in the 1990s, here is a (machine translated) list of top-level Jews in Eltsin’s Russia I have found on the Internet: (source: https://goo.gl/jZlazH )

The oligarchs are Jews in order to ensure the re-election of Boris Yeltsin in the next term in the 1996 presidential election:
1991 – 1999
Boris Yeltsin (Eltsin – Jew married to a Jew).
Naina Yeltsin – a Jew.
Adviser to the President on economic issues – Livshits – JEW.
During all the time of Yeltsin’s rule (1991-1999) the majority of his advisers were Jewish.
Head of Presidential Administration Filatov, Chubais, Voloshin, the daughter of the President (a new position of the Jewish authorities), Tatyana Dyachenko (by Jewish law – Halacha, as the daughter of a Jewish – a Jew) .- All the Jews.
GOVERNMENT
All key ministers – JEWS:
Economy Minister – Yasin – Jew
Zam. Minister of Economy – Urinson – Jew
The Minister of Finance – Panskov – Jew
Zam. Minister of Finance – Vavilov – Jew
Chairman of the Central Bank – Paramonov – Jew
Minister of Foreign Affairs – Kozyrev – Jew
Minister of Energy – Shafranik – Jew
Minister of Communications – Bulhak – Jew
Minister of Natural Resources – Danilov– Jew
Minister of Transport – Efimov – Jew
The Minister of Health – Nechayev – Jew
Minister for Science – Saltykov – Jew
Minister of Culture – Sidorov – Jew
mass media
Chairman of the Media – Rodents – Jew
PRESS
“News” – Golembiovskiy – Jew
“Komsomolskaya Pravda” – Fronin – Jew
“Moskovsky Komsomolets” – Gusev (Drabkin) – Jew
“Arguments and Facts” – Starks – Jew
“Work” – Potapov – Jew
“Moscow News” – Karpinski – Jew
“Kommersant” – Yakovlev (Ginsburg) – Jew
“New Look” – Dodolev – Jew
“Nezavisimaya Gazeta” – Tretyakov – Jew
“Evening Moscow” – Lisin – Jew
“Literary Newspaper” – Udaltsov – Jew
“Publicity” – Izyumov – Jew
“Interlocutor” – Kozlov – Jew
“Rural Life” – Kharlamov – a Jew.
“Top Secret” – Borovik – Jew.
Television and radio:
TV and Radio, “Ostankino” – A. Yakovlev – a Jew.
Russian TV and Radio Company – Poptsov – Jew.
1996-1999 GG - “Seven bankers”.
All Russian finance concentrated in the hands of the Jews.
A country ruled by seven bankers (“seven bankers”):
1.Aven – Jew
2. Berezovsky – a Jew,
3. Gusinsky – a Jew,
4. Potanin (Potanin on different data).
5. Smolensk – Jew
6. Friedman – a Jew,
7. Khodorkovsky – a Jew.
8 Roman Abramovich

The lists of Jews in the Soviet government from 1917-1939 look exactly similar. You can find them on the Internet yourselves.

In truth, folks who compile such lists are rarely motivated by purely scientific purposes and they often don’t feel constrained by strict rules of evidence. So it is quite possible that a certain percentage of “Jews” listed above are not Jews at all. But even with a wide margin of error – you get the picture. Just as between 1917 and 1939, between 1991 and 1999 the reigns of power in Russia were firmly in Jewish hands, and in both cases, with truly catastrophic consequences. The big difference is that if in the early 20th century the Jews in power were ideological opponents of the Anglo Empire, in the late 20th century the Jews in Russia were practically an extension of the AngloZionist Empire.

Speaking of extensions of the AngloZionist Empire.

ORDER IT NOW

I have already explained many times in the past that the candidature of Putin to succeed Eltsin was a compromise reached between the Russian security services and Russian “big money” who pushed Medvedev as a counter-weight to Putin. I usually refer to the forces backing Putin as “Eurasian Sovereignists” and the forces backing Medvedev as “Atlantic Integrationists”. The goal of the former is to fully sovereignize Russia and make her a key element in a multi-polar but unified Eurasian continent while the goal of the latter is to be accepted by the AngloZionist Empire as an equal partner and to integrate Russia into the western power structures. Next is something so important that I will single it out on a separate parapgraph:

The Atlantic Integrationists are still in full control of the Russian financial and banking sector, of all the key economic ministries and government positions, they control the Russian Central Bank and they are, by far, the single biggest threat to the rule of Putin and those supporting him. Considering that roughly 90% of Russians now support Putin, that means that these Atlantic Integrationists are the single biggest threat to the Russian people and Russia as a whole.

How is that all linked to Israel? Simple!

Putin inherited a system created by and for the AngloZionist Empire. He was a compromise candidate between two radically opposed parties and it took him years to first get rid of most of the the Russian (Jewish) oligarchs and then, very gradually, begin cleanup process in which slowly, step by step, the Zionists were booted out of their positions of power. According to Mikhail Khazin, the balance between these two groups has only recently reached a 50/50 point of (unstable) equilibrium. That also means that the “Putin people” need to watch their back every day the Good Lord makes because they know that their so-called “colleagues” are willing to stab them in a blink of an eye as soon as they get an opportunity.

I happen to think that the rumors of a coup in Russia are greatly exaggerated. Not only because Putin does the support of the “power ministries” (Defense, State Security, Internal Affairs, etc.) but, much more importantly, because of the 90% support he has with the Russian people. To overthrow a man with such a cult-like following, a man truly loved by the vast majority of people, would be too dangerous. But that does not mean that the 5th column is not willing to sabotage every effort of Putin and his supporters.

The truth is that Putin has been forced to compromise many, many times. Here are just a few examples:

The oligarchs: when Putin ridded Russia of the semibankirshchina he did not really crack down on all the oligarchs as such. He only only got rid of those oligarchs who, like Khodorkovsky, had tried to basically stage a coup against Putin by buying the entire Duma. The oligarchs were told “stay out of politics and I will leave you alone”. The deal is still on today.

The economy: even in his last speech Putin had to declare that he fully supports the Central Bank and the economic Ministers of the Medvedev government. Considering that literally ALL Putin allies openly and vocally are screaming bloody murder about the way the Russian economy is mismanaged, this is clearly a coerced statement and not something he believes in. By the way, I am observing a systematic vilification campaign on the central Russian TV channels against the Central Bank and the economic Ministers and this cannot be a coincidence. I predict that Putin is preparing a purge of these circles, but that he needs to line up all his ducks in a row before taking action, especially by inflaming the public opinion against them. Right now the Russian economy is still run by IMF-stooges, by “Washington consensus” types, hence their crazy policy on interest rates, on buying US obligations, on keeping inflation low, etc. etc. etc. Putin, by conviction, is not what I would call a “socialist” but he is most definitely a proponent of “social markets” and somebody who is trying hard to decouple Russia from the western financial system, and not play by the rules of the Empire.

Foreign policy: right up until Putin’s latest re-election when finally Russia began to have a fairly consistent foreign policy, the policy of Russia has been one of zigs followed by zags. This was especially true during the times when Medvedev was in charge of the Presidency and when Iran and Libya were betrayed by Russia at the UNSC (something Putin openly called “stupid”).

Personalities: remember the hyper-corrupt Minister of Defense Serdiukov? Guess what? He has still not been formally charged with anything. Even the woman he did most of his dirty dealing with still lives in her luxurious apparent in Moscow. What does this tell us? That even when Putin got the hard proof of Serdiukov’s malfeasance he had enough power to replace him by Shoigu, but not enough to power to stick such high-profile “Atlantic Integrationists” into jail.

Nazi occupied Ukraine: Putin had enough control over the government to provide the vital Voentorg and to even send some special forces and artillery strikes across the border to help the Novorussians, but he could not force the economic Ministries to use the Russian economic might to strangle the Ukrainian economy. This resulted in Russia sending artillery shells across the border in Saur Mogila and (basically free) energy across the border to Kiev.

Russophobic propaganda: when recently some third-rate sport journalist, Alexei Andronov, posted a viciously anti-Russian comment in Twitter he was criticized for that by Alexei Pushkov, a journalist who is also the head of the foreign-affairs committee in the State Duma on his own TV show “Postscriptum”. The TV channel which airs the show, TV Tsentr, the censored the segment criticizing Andronov. Then, the famous Russian movie director Nikita Mikhailkov recoded an entire show discussing this event, the TV channel running his show, TV Rossia, also censored the entire episode. As for the director of the TV channel where Andronov works, Tina Kandelaki, she gave Andronov her full support. Bottom line: while Putin did immensely improve the overall quality of the Russian media, the russophobes are still very influential and can spew their hateful venom in total impunity.

I could continue to list example after example, but I think you get the idea: Putin is a very good man in charge of a very bad system.

Now let’s really get back to Syria, Hezbollah and the murder of Samir Kuntar.

First, consider that the decision to militarily intervene in the Syrian war was already a controversial one. Putin pulled this one off by doing two things: explaining to the Russian people that it was better to deal with the terrorists “there” (in Syria) rather than “here” (in Russia) and by promising that he would not send in ground forces. When Daesh and the Turks fulfilled the promise made by Obama and Biden and blew a Russian airliner and, later, a SU-24 bomber out of the sky, the Russian public continued to support Putin, but most Russians, including myself, were acutely aware of the dangers of the situation. At the end of the day, it is Putin’s personal “street cred” which allowed him to stay the course in spite of real fears.

Second, it is clear that Putin and Netanyahu struck a deal when the latter traveled to Moscow: the Israelis don’t interfere in Russian operations in support of the Syrians as long as the Russians don’t interfere in the combat operations between Israel and Hezbollah. This made it possible for both sides to pursue their main interest even if it was at the cost of their secondary objectives. You don’t like that deal and you question its morality? Good! So do I. I am, in fact, intensely uncomfortable with it, but I expect no less from ruthless realpolitik practitioners like Putin and Bibi Netanyahu (good thing you and I are not in power!).

There is, by the way, another precedent which I am just as uncomfortable with: the Russian total backing for the Egyptian military’s bloody repression against the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt. I accept the argument that to support the Egyptian military made sense in the context of the war in Syria, but the ethnics of supporting such a regime intensely bother me. This is why Putin is a ruthless but successful politician and I am a little quasi-irrelevant blogger: it takes a ruthless bear to fight ruthless wolves.

This being said, let’s not pretend like Hezbollah is any less cynical when needed. I remind you all that when Imad Mugniyeh was murdered in Damascus by the very same Israelis in an operation which could only have been executed with very high level accomplices in the Assad regime, Hezbollah promised “retaliation” but never peeped a single word against the regime. Neither did Hezbollah have any objections when Assad was torturing Muslims on behalf of the US CIA for the infamous “rendition” program.

As for Putin, he simply has other priorities than to protect Hezbollah or fight Israel:

Surviving inside Russia and not being overthrown by the still very powerful Zionist Power Configuration (to use James Petras’ expression) in Russia being a top one. Another priority would be not to give his (internal and external) enemies the political argument that “Russia is attacking Israel”. Not having a shooting match with Israel and not to have the small and isolated Russian contingent have to fight on two fronts would be crucial too. Ditto not to be accused of having the Russians contingent turned into the de-facto “Hezbollah Air Force” like the US is the “Daesh Air Force”. These are all obvious priorities for Putin.

And then this: while the Russian S-400s can easily shoot down any Israeli aircraft, the Russian AirSpace contingent does not have the materials means to fight Israel or, even less so, NATO and CENTCOM. As for Russia, she most definitely cannot pick a fight with Israel not due to the inherent power of this tiny Zionist Entity, but due to the fact that the US Empire has been thoroughly taken under Zionist control. So those Americans who now complain that Putin “does not have the courage” to take on Israel should first ask themselves how it is that Israel seems to have transformed the USA and Europe in a voiceless Zionist protectorate and what they are doing to liberate themselves from that yoke!

Speaking of the West: one ought to compare the position of the AngloZionist Empire one one hand, and of many influential Russian Jews (in Russia and in Israel) about the war in the Ukraine. While the West has been in total support of the Nazi regime in Kiev, many Russian Jews, especially the very famous ones like Vladimir Soloviev, have taken a categorically anti-Nazi position. And while in Israel the popularity of Putin and Russia is still extremely low, most of the anti-Putin opposition in Russia is not formed of Jews. Finally, the Russian general public is, sadly, extremely poorly informed of the horrors perpetrated by the Zionist regime against the Palestinian people while Israelis and dual-nationals (like Evgenii Satanovskii or Avigdor Eskin) are constantly peddling the notion that “we Russians and Israelis are the only ones standing up to Muslim terrorism” thereby capitalizing to the max by the current war between Russia and Daesh. In other words, Putin would have one hell of a tough time selling the shooting down of an Israeli aircraft to the Russian general public.

I understand that none of the above will have any traction with bona fide Jew-haters or with those who like simple, black and white, arguments. For them Putin will forever remain a sellout, an eternalshabbos-goy or a puppet of the international financiers. Frankly, I am not addressing this to them. But there are those who are sincerely bewildered and confused about Russian policies which do appear to be confusing or even contradictory. To them I will conclude by saying this:

ORDER IT NOW

Putin advances his cause one step a a time and he knows how to wait and let events take on their own dynamic. He is also acutely aware that he is literally fighting with one hand tied behind his back and the other one busy defending against external and internal enemies (the latter being far more dangerous) at the same time. I am sure that Putin fully realizes that,at least potentially, his policy of resistance, sovereignization and liberation can lead to an intercontinental nuclear war and that Russia is currently still weaker than the AngloZionist Empire. Just as in the times of Stolypin, Russia desperately needs a few more years of peace to develop herself and fully stand up. This is most definitely not the time for a frontal confrontation with the Empire. Russia vitally needs *peace* and *time*: peace in the Ukraine, peace in Europe and, yes, peace in the Middle-East. Alas, the latter is not an option and, when cornered, Putin did take the decision to go to war. And I am absolutely and categorically certain that if the Empire attacks Russia (from Turkey or elsewhere), Russia will fight back. Russia is willing to go to war if needed, but she will do her utmost to avoid it. This is the price Russia pays for being the weaker side. The good news is that Russia is getting stronger with every passing day, while the Empire is getting weaker. And the power of the AngloZionists and their 5th column in Russia is also weakening with every passing day. But this process will take time.

The big event to watch for is a crackdown on the Central Bank and the economy ministries of the government. Everybody in Russia is waiting for this, Putin even got directly asked this question recently, but he is sill denying it all and saying that he fully supports these saboteurs. Considering Putin’s track, it is plain stupid to say that he really supports them – this is clearly a delaying tactic until the time is right.

Make no mistake. There is no big love between Russia and Israel. But neither is there a lot of hostility, at least not on the Russian side. Most Russian are aware of the ugly role Jews played already twice in Russian history, but this does not translate into the kind of hostility towards Jews which you would see, for example, in the Ukraine. And while most Russians would not want to have a return to power of a new version of the Bolshevik commissars or the “democratic” oligarchs inside Russia, there is a closeness and an anti-Nazi solidarity between Russians and Israelis which should not be dismissed.

Concerning Palestine, Russia will support all the relevant UN Resolutions and thus be the typical and rather unimaginative “two state solution” proponent. At most, Russia will “deplore” or “regret” the abuses of Palestinians by Israelis, but Russia will never become a systematic defender of Palestinian rights like Iran or Hezbollah simply because the future of Palestine is not a Russian priority.

I hope that the above is helpful in understanding why Russia does not take any action to protect Hezbollah against the Israelis (and why she will not prevent Hezbollah from retaliating from Syria, should Hezbollah take that decision). Simply put: there is no compelling internal or external reason for Russia to get directly involved in this while there are plenty of compelling internal and external reasons for Russia to stay out. If in the past the USSR supported the PLO on both ideological and geostrategic reasons, modern Russia today will not follow the same paradigm. Besides, it’s not like Fatah or Hamas are attractive, or even credible, partners for Russia, being in bed as they are with Daesh. Ditto for the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.

As for Hezbollah, it is not like they need Russia’s protection. Symbolic as they may be, the murders of Imad Mugniyeh or Samir Kuntar will in no way weaken the Resistance. In fact, if the history of the murder of Abbas al-Musawi teaches us anything, it is that sometimes Israelis murder a Hezbollah leader only to find out that the next one is even a more formidable adversary. God willing, this will also be the case this time.

(Republished from The Vineyard of the Saker by permission of author or representative)
 
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  1. 5371 says:

    Serdyukov was corrupt, but he got things done as military minister – he must receive some of the credit for the satisfactory performance of the contingent in Syria. It’s not a tragedy that he didn’t get punished, beyond losing his job and his moll getting in some legal trouble. Politics is not a morality play.

    • Replies: @Andrei Martyanov
  2. utu says:

    Good that Saker decided to deal with Israel. His article should be read together with just published Israel Shamir’s http://www.unz.com/ishamir/putin-blues/.

    Neither Saker nor Israel Shamir can answer the most important question: What Israel is going to get from Putin’s involvement in Syria? Israel that is 800 pound gorilla of the Middle East with air force 10 time stronger that Russia’s expeditionary force does not have to agree to anything Putin wants. Still Israel agreed to let Russia intervene in Syria. Sometimes I wonder that perhaps getting involved in Syria wasn’t Putin’s idea. Perhaps it was Netanyahu’s idea. The question is why?

    • Replies: @Wizard of Oz
  3. tbraton says:

    “Second, it is clear that Putin and Netanyahu struck a deal when the latter traveled to Moscow: the Israelis don’t interfere in Russian operations in support of the Syrians as long as the Russians don’t interfere in the combat operations between Israel and Hezbollah. This made it possible for both sides to pursue their main interest even if it was at the cost of their secondary objectives. You don’t like that deal and you question its morality? Good! So do I. I am, in fact, intensely uncomfortable with it, but I expect no less from ruthless realpolitik practitioners like Putin and Bibi Netanyahu (good thing you and I are not in power!).”

    In response to your Week 10 column, I posted a comment expressing unhappiness with the Israeli attack on Hezbollah weapons depot outside Damascus, approximately 30-35 miles from the Israeli border. Then we had the recent killing in Damascus by a missile fired from an Israeli plane. Now I would draw a sharp distinction between the two events. The former constituted an attack on Hezbollah assets in Syria, and Hezbollah represents an important ally with Russia in its fight against the terrorists in Syria. The latter represented an attack on an individual who was unlikely to contribute much to the Russian effort in Syria. So there is a sharp distinction between the two, to my mind. You’ve done an excellent job explaining the political difficulties Putin faces, but on this particular point I am not convinced.

  4. Rehmat says:

    1.Samir Kuntar, 53, is a Lebanese Druze (non-Muslim), who served 29 years in Israeli jail before released in exchange for the remains of dead Jew soldiers. He is not Hizbullah “spokesperson”, but a member of Palestinian Liberation Front (PLF), a breakaway faction of PLFP founded by Dr. George Habash (d. 2008), a Christian Marxist.

    2. Does Saker understands that Soviet Union and current Russia is a Zionist-controlled entity like the US, UK, France , Germany and Australia. Israeli leaders have admitted that Russian boots in Syria are good for Israel, because it will save Syria turning into another anti-Israel Yemen or Lebanon.

    On September 21, Putin welcomed Netanyahu, his defense chief of staff and head of Jewish military intelligence. Netanyahu conveyed his concern over Russian military personnel fighting along Syrian forces and supply of Russian air-to-air anti-aircraft system. He assured Putin that Israeli pilots would make sure they don’t hit Russian targets but warned Putin of collateral damage. Netanyahu told reporters after the meeting that Putin had promised to share intelligence with Israel over conflict in Syria.

    Considering that Vladimir Putin allegedly have Jewish family roots and has very close relation with former Israeli foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman, a radical Jew – I believe Putin has no interest in saving Bashar al-Assad or any Muslim nation-state from Israeli vultures for that matter. His only interest is to re-establish Soviet-era domination of the region.

    http://rehmat1.com/2015/09/29/putins-syrian-paradox/

    • Replies: @Max Havelaar
    , @annamaria
  5. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    This is why Russia is not a reliable partner against the Anglo Zionest Empire.

    Sure, Putin is an honorable man, but once he is gone it is a coin flip as to whether Russia gets another Yeltsin or not.

    Chinese leader goes, you know what will replace him will be against the empire.

    Iranian leader goes you know what will replace him will be against the empire.

    Russia? Not so much.

  6. marwan says:

    there is a jew under your bed
    and jews living in your head …

  7. Kiza says:

    I am glad that Saker wrote this article. It fills in a few missing pieces of the Russian puzzle for me. I was one of the people criticizing Saker for his blaze attitude towards Israel’s bombing of Syria, but I do not live in the US. My main point has always been that if you play a game with the devil, you end up in the devil’s cooking pot. In other words, Saker, I would believe you if it were not for SU-24 shoot-down. Although Israel would stay away from unnecessary dirty tricks, when it has all these keen servants (US, Turkey, Saudi, Qatar, EU etc) ready to do its bidding, I still hope that Putin is not going to “turn his back” to Israel the way he did it to Turkey. Therefore, if Putin is really waiting for an opportune moment to deal with the Russian Zio-liberals, which I can believe, then I sincerely hope that he does not get cooked up before such moment comes. Otherwise, if Zio-liberals win, then things will get much, much worse for Russia than in 1917.

    As utu wrote above, I still do not fully understand the thinking behind the Syria intervention. If the goal was to get Israel to compromise with its own lebensraum designs in ME, then it has already failed and miserably. Israel turned Syria into a vipers’ nest. This is where Israel can sit and wait, till Russia gets humiliatingly kicked out by Israel’s servants or goes bankrupt. You may as well be reporting on the year five of the Russian intervention to help the legitimate Syrian government, if the Russian economy could survive this long.

    • Replies: @alexander
  8. but due to the iron grip of the Zionists on the Anglo media, it has still not been translated into English. That should already tell you something right there – an author acclaimed worldwide who got the Nobel Prize for literature cannot get his book translated into English because its contents might undermine the official narrative about Russian-Jewish relations in general and about the role Jews played in Russian 20th century politics in particular

    Wow my eyes really are opened. The Zionists are so powerful they control every individual who is bilingual in Russian and English!

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  9. Boris Yeltsin (Eltsin – Jew married to a Jew)

    You think Boris Yeltsin was Jewish? And you based your argument in it! You’re a total moron. Why do we discredit ourselves so?

    • Replies: @Rehmat
  10. The relation of Putin to Jews is subservient. The danger in these long articles is that the author sometimes forgets in subsequent paragraphs what he has written previously. Thus we are told that Putin is a very good man in one and in the next that he is a ruthless but successful politician who supports bloody repression in Egypt. There is a powerful Zionist Power Configuration which wants to overthrow Putin in one paragraph but most of the opposition to Putin does not come from Jews says another. I also do not believe that Russia needs a few more years to become stronger. As a matter of fact with each subsequent year it becomes weaker thanks to the consistent policies of the West. Economic sanctions, accepting new NATO members, sabotage of Russian energy projects, new NATO bases etc. The loss of Ukraine was a major geopolitical disaster the capture of Crimea notwithstanding.

    • Replies: @FLOR solitaria
  11. Acuteness says:

    In other words, Hitler strikes again.

  12. alexander says:
    @Kiza

    Hi Kiza,

    The current back and forth banter within the U.S. Establishment “that Assad must go”…”Assad can stay “……”Assad must go”….”Assad can stay”……really underpins the fact the Neocon “regime changers” in Washington never really cared about Assad to begin with…and they don’t really care now.

    The” Assad must go” mantra delivered with verve and vigor by our neocon policy makers and their assorted propagandists, was designed as a reasonably acceptable “pretext” to justify the dismemberment of the territorial integrity of Syria through civil war. Which for the most part has already happened, and is continuing to happen as I write this.

    This wanton carnage of Syria’s territorial integrity is very ugly…its like watching serial killers and rapists… raping , ravaging and dismembering an individual that never threatened them, simply because they can…and each of the killers wanting a different body part for themselves.

    Israel, the ringleader in the rape and the dismemberment, has searched out an opening in history to achieve this objective…primarily as a way “chopping off” for itself, Syria’s coveted Golan Heights.

    It found one , in of all places, “the “hopeful “Arab spring”.

    Israel has been successful in using the twin lures of extortion (you are in trouble if you don’t) and bribery (some of the body parts can be yours too) to persuade Turkey, for the most part, of facilitating the dismemberment, as well as arming, funding and supplying mercenary groups, terror groups and terror organizations to attack and remove piecemeal the central nervous system of the Syrian Nation from multiple vantage points…

    It is ugly to watch…and the hemorrhaging of Syrian refugees,as a result of the “goring” the state is undergoing., into neighboring states and Europe…has many people disgusted…Mr Putin included.

    I think his entry into the conflict is seen as heroic by most.

    I think behind Putin’s engagement, now, is his awareness of the moral abyss the dismemberer’s have reached within their soul….the ease at which this kind of rape and slaughter can be facilitated….and the odious and addictive quality this kind of “chopping up” seems to be having on all the backdoor facilitators .

    Putin sees what” they” are doing…and wants to put a stop to it…. because its wrong .

    I think that is reason enough, don’t you ?

    • Replies: @Kiza
  13. @Rehmat

    Putin/Lavrov have to counter Brezinsky’s Grand chessboard strategy of Eurasian destabilization through ISIS.

    NATO forces them, they have no choice: Syria is Russia’s pre-emptive Stalingrad.
    IF Russia does not fight now, Volvograd is next!

    Looking at Lybia, Syria before US/NATO attack, they were relatively affluent, non-Rothschild banking nations. Russia not interfering too much.

    I see no Putin dominating worldviews. He’s not shouting like Hitler! :D

  14. Kiza says:
    @alexander

    Well, not really. Every word you wrote is correct, except your conclusion. It is all fine to have high moral principles, but when a youthful lad gets put into the same cage as a wild 500 pound gorilla (Israel and puppets), then the young lad gets shredded to atoms. This is called the world of real-politic, of course. In Syria, Russia stepped out of the self-protective envelope it created with China. Between Russia and Syria, there is plenty of enemy territory. Turkey has closed Boshporus strait to Russian ships. NATO controls the Northern Sea route to Syria. In the Persian Gulf, there is a US aircraft carrier and its battle group, to shoot-down Russian supply planes flying over Iran to Syria.

    If you consider the military and economic might of all the countries which Zionists control completely: US, UK, France, Germany and the rest of EU, Japan, all those Israel-lites are probably about 50 times stronger than Russia, except in nuclear weapons. High principles are not a match for the mean power. And those countries which are not under Zionist control are too chicken to utter a peep, even China and India would probably stand by, watch the perverted show and complain about “both sides”. The only defense Russia has are the nuclear weapons – mutually assured destruction. Therefore, not great. Under some scenario, the Russians may even accept to be conquered by the Anglo-Zionists, just to avoid MAD, especially if this scenario involves internal rebellion – color revolution. As they did with Assad’s officers, the CIA is probably working on the Russian military officers as we write this, trying to co-opt them into a military coup, just as they tried in Syria we read. If they win, these Zionists will be probably take worse revenge against the Russians than those Bolshevik Jews of 1917.

    Having written all this, I also think that Putin may come on top again. He is a very resourceful man and he has got his back to the wall (usually good motivation).

    • Replies: @Seamus Padraig
    , @tbraton
  15. Rehmat says:
    @This Is Our Home

    YES, Putin lied when he said: “The first Soviet government, 80 to 85 percent of whose members were Jewish.” Right!

    http://rehmat1.com/2013/06/19/putin-i-smile-to-jews-will-they-smile-back/

    • Replies: @This Is Our Home
    , @marwan
  16. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:
    @This Is Our Home

    Wow my eyes really are opened. The Zionists are so powerful they control every individual who is bilingual in Russian and English!

    Nope just every major publishing company and media outlet.

    • Replies: @This Is Our Home
  17. @Rehmat

    YES, Putin lied when he said: “The first Soviet government, 80 to 85 percent of whose members were Jewish.” Right!

    http://rehmat1.com/2013/06/19/putin-i-smile-to-jews-will-they-smile-back/

    You just made that up.

  18. marwan says:
    @Rehmat

    100% of the current government of the islamic republic of mauritania is muslim . Mauritania has 20% of the population living in slavery . 600,000 black mauritanians are living as slaves for their arab masters . Lets deal with problems of today instead of worrying about conjecture of the past .

  19. @Anonymous

    Nope just every major publishing company and media outlet.

    That’s obviously false. It is also irrelevant. One can self-publish or somewhere like Arktos would hardly be opposed to the content.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  20. Israel can’t be happy that Putin is helping Assad. I wouldn’t be surprised if a Russian plane or intelligence ship buzzing around the Mediterranean gets the USS Liberty treatment. And Israel will again tell the world — whoops, my bad!

  21. Andrei Martyanov [AKA "SmoothieX12"] says: • Website
    @5371

    but he got things done as military minister – he must receive some of the credit for the satisfactory performance of the contingent in Syria.

    I have to politely dramatically disagree with this statement.

    • Replies: @5371
  22. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:
    @This Is Our Home

    No its not.

    It’s common knowledge that Jews control the media. Even Jews acknowledge this. Jews also blackball others who do not fall in line so even if you are not a Jewish publisher, if you publish the wrong book you threaten your business.

    As to why a bilingual Russian english speaker does not do the translation, it is addressed in Sakers article. Most Russians are too afraid to speak out and say what they really think. They are conditioned to be deferential to Jews and to fear them because Jews are powerfull. Offend the wrong person or group in Russia and you go missing. That is why I don’t trust Russians and I don’t believe in Russia for the long term.

  23. 5371 says:
    @Andrei Martyanov

    I’d be interested to know why – it seems to me that Sergei Ivanov did less for the air force during a longer period in office.

    • Replies: @Andrei Martyanov
  24. Andrei Martyanov [AKA "SmoothieX12"] says: • Website
    @5371

    It is a very large issue which covers a wide spectrum of problems from Command and Control to procurement policies. It is difficult to explain it in a single post. Most what is written about Serdyukov and the so called “reform” in the West is written by people (such as Dmitry Gorenburg) who are utterly unqualified to pass judgements on the issue. This is, in general, a terminal illness of overwhelming majority of “Russia scholars” in the West. Serdyukov, however, was just a part of the puzzle. A lot of devastating momentum for Russian Armed Forces came from people who were ideologues of this “reform”, such as late GRU Colonel Vitaly Shlykov, who may have been a good spy and economist, but, certainly, never dealt with real operational or force requirements issues. Fact is, the “reform” was copied from US Armed Forces and it will take years to undo all harm it did. The return, as an example, to division’s, as opposed to brigade, force structure is inevitable and is already ongoing. So is the return to the tank armies. This is also ongoing. But then again, it takes such Harvard “educated” morons like said Gorenburg or any other “expert” (Dmitry Simes anyone?) to call these developments (which are dramatically anti-Serdyukov, in reality anti-Putin) “symbolic” to cover own utter failures as “experts”.

  25. Art says:

    The last four articles on the Unz Review have provided more truth on the ME than the last 20 years of the NY Times.

    Thanks much!

  26. annamaria says:
    @Rehmat

    “His only interest is to re-establish Soviet-era domination of the region.”

    Very doubtful. Moreover, your line repeats word-by-word the official MSM propaganda. Russian Federation has been pulling hard from a terrible crisis developed after the dissolution of the former USSR. There is no desire on a part of the population to go into a belligerent mode (besides, Russians had enough of wars of aggression on their territory). If you read about lifestyle of those Russians that finally have enough means to have a decent home and some spare money, you would find that a huge number of them want and do travel abroad. The Louvre, Prado, Metropolitan Museum, London National Gallery and such are filled with Russians. There used to be a passionate desire among the former Soviets to join western world. This passion has been rather wilted away since the former Soviets learned the hard way the treacherous (and bloody and parasitic) behavior by the US & European vassals.
    It seems that Russians are rather tolerant to other ethnicities, which explains the large percentage of Russian Jews that are dismissing the idea of emigrating from Russia to either Israel or any other western country. Zionists have no morality, but, hopefully, tribal solidarity might stop them from initiating a nuclear conflict with Russia because of her proximity to the “promised land.”

    • Replies: @Clyde
  27. Lol @ this homo, where to start?

    And then this: while the Russian S-400s can easily shoot down any Israeli aircraft

    Uh, no. We laugh at your 2nd rate garbage weaponry. Your piece of shit S-400 is trivially easy for us to neutralize. It can’t even track our aircraft, let alone shoot them down.

    is not what I would call a “socialist” but he is most definitely a proponent of “social markets” and somebody who is trying hard to decouple Russia from the western financial system

    Decouple?! Your entire shit economy is based on selling oil and your shitty weapons systems. The Russian economy is ridiculously dependent on the West and is only become more so. And it *still* sucks.

    The good news is that Russia is getting stronger with every passing day, while the Empire is getting weaker

    You sound like one of those libtards in America who think that they are on the rise while the right is all old white people who are dying off. America is getting weaker but the Jews are getting stronger. Meanwhile, Russia is categorically NOT getting stronger. It is a shitty weak country suffering from constant brain drain of it’s best citizens and is dealing with a growing an increasingly unruly Islamic population.

    As for Hezbollah, it is not like they need Russia’s protection.

    That’s the thing, they do. We are toying with Hezbollah like a cat with a cornered mouse. We kill their leaders and activists with impunity and they do nothing in response beyond shaking their fists. When we want to finish them off we won’t even bother sending in the troops. We’ll just blow up their power plants and water facilities and wait for them to die of starvation. And you will do nothing to stop us.

    I actually have an appreciation of American Paleocons after reading this dumbass Russian Paleocon. What a clown!

    • Agree: Clyde
  28. geokat62 says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    We’ll just blow up their power plants and water facilities and wait for them to die of starvation. And you will do nothing to stop us.

    Ah, you’re a breath of fresh air, GW. If only the other defenders of the Zionist project were as forthright as you when it comes to illustrating the principles that are truly driving Zionist behaviour. Forget about those wussy moral concepts, like “good” and “bad.” It all comes down to raw power, might is right, right? Only wusses would criticize atrocities that were carried out in the past, right?

  29. As information. I checked amazon and there _is_ an English translation for Kindle available evidently of двести лет вместе – 200 years together. Evidently no tangible book though.

    • Replies: @This Is Our Home
  30. @Kiza

    Turkey has closed Boshporus strait to Russian ships.

    Under the Montreux Convention that would be an act of war.

  31. tbraton says:
    @Kiza

    “Turkey has closed Boshporus strait to Russian ships. ”

    Really? Do you have a link to support that statement? I haven’t read or heard anything to that effect. I would think it would be major news if the Turks did something so foolish.

  32. @Greasy WIlliam

    We are toying with Hezbollah like a cat with a cornered mouse.

    That Hezbollah ‘mouse’ has kicked the Israeli cat’s ass twice now. The fact is, ever since they proliferated in the 70′s, Israel has grown soft and decadent, and the IDF has clearly lost its touch. That’s why Tel Aviv is always so keen now to get the US or Saudi-funded terrorist proxies to do all their fighting for them.

    • Replies: @Greasy WIlliam
  33. Kiza says:

    There has been a discussion on this topic already. Turkey has not closed the Bosphorus Strait for Russian ships officially. They are claiming that Russian ships are lacking the paperwork necessary to pass through, thus the Russian ships are piling up. As far as I know, these ships are merchant ships, not sure what would happen if Turkey tried to prevent a navy ship or a submarine from passing through.

    http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-12-06/turkey-detains-russian-ships-black-sea-blasts-moscow-brandishing-rocket-launcher-str

    • Replies: @tbraton
  34. @geokat62

    Forget about those wussy moral concepts, like “good” and “bad.” It all comes down to raw power, might is right, right?

    Quite the contrary, but debating morality with Jew haters has proven to be an exercise in futility so I elect not to bother. Besides, this horribly written article was about capability, not morality.

    For the purposes of this particularly discussion, however, the only morality that you need concern yourself with is that any nation that wages war on G-d’s Chosen People merits its own destruction. And thus it shall be for the Palestinians, the Lebanese, the Egyptians, the Syrians and any other people stupid enough to attack us.

    • Replies: @Clyde
    , @geokat62
  35. @Seamus Padraig

    That Hezbollah ‘mouse’ has kicked the Israeli cat’s ass twice now

    No it hasn’t. It has never beat the IDF on the field in anything larger than a skirmish. The 2006 war was so devastating to southern Lebanon that the international community had to spend over 20 billion dollars rebuilding it. This was despite us not targeting power plants and water treatment facilities, which we categorically will target the next time, leading to 10s of millions of dead Lebanese from starvation and disease alone. And after the global financial crisis of 2008, don’t count on the international community to be nearly as generous next time when the damage will be in the hundreds of billions, if not trillions.

    That’s why Tel Aviv is always so keen now to get the US or Saudi-funded terrorist proxies to do all their fighting for them

    1. King David took Jerusalem from from the Jebusites ~3000 years ago and Jerusalem has been our capitol every since then. Not the secular rat’s nest of decadence that is modern Tel Aviv. Obviously your understanding of history is wanting.

    2. Every Jewish life is precious. If we can have our enemies kill each other and not risk shedding Holy Jewish blood, all the better. We have nothing to prove to you so we don’t need to start shooting wars to show how tough we are. You already know how strong we are, or you would be doing more to stop us than typing blog posts on the internet.

    3. The apparent softness of the current incarnation of the IDF comes from the Zionist state’s weak and faithless secular population, who still control things. But the secular are dying off and, just as the Scriptures have foretold, the state will soon fall to us Torah true Jews. And when the secular go, the Arabs will follow shortly after.

  36. Clyde says:
    @annamaria

    You are Russian?

    • Replies: @annamaria
  37. Clyde says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    Please change your UNZ name in the New Year. greasy is out!

    • Replies: @schmenz
  38. tbraton says:
    @Kiza

    Well, Kiza, after first telling us that “Turkey has closed Boshporus strait to Russian ships,” you now concede that “Turkey has not closed the Bosphorus Strait for Russian ships officially. ” You then post a link to an article more than two weeks old referring to the fact that the Turks temporarily delayed four ships and quickly released three of them after finding their paperwork was in order. That is a far cry from claiming Turkey closed the Bosphorus to Russian shipping. As a commenter to that December 7 article observed, “Truth is, however, that detaining 4 Russian ships for minor violations is a chickenshit tactic, compared to closing down the Bosphorus.” As I indicated weeks ago, I doubt that Turkey will close the Bosphorus to Russian shipping. That would constitute an act of war, and I don’t think Turkey’s European NATO allies would rush to Turkey’s defense under those circumstances. It looks to me that Turkey (or Erdogan) or the American neocons who might have put him up to what he is doing in connection with Syria seriously underestimated Mr. Putin.

    • Replies: @Kiza
  39. tbraton says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    Greasy, how do you explain the fact that the powerful Jews took what was basically a 2000-year long vacation to Europe and other places around the world and left the “promised land”? And that was after taking a forced vacation of 60 years in Babylon back in the 6th century B.C.

  40. @Anonymous

    You do realise that there is a whole world out there? The vast majority of it is not Jewish. A publisher like Arktos, for example, is hardly afraid of releasing controversial books.

    In England you can buy Mein Kampf from high street book shops…or free delivery off Amazon.

    By doubling down on this ridiculous line of argument you make yourself look very stupid indeed.

  41. @Olde Virginian

    As information. I checked amazon and there _is_ an English translation for Kindle available evidently of двести лет вместе – 200 years together. Evidently no tangible book though

    Thank you. Of course releasing a physical book is no harder than releasing an electronic copy nowadays. It does have a higher cost but not higher fixed costs which are the ones that act as a barrier to entry.

  42. geokat62 says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    Quite the contrary, but debating morality with Jew haters has proven to be an exercise in futility so I elect not to bother…

    Are you suggesting I’m a “Jew hater”? If so, could you cite just one instance of such in my extensive cache of comments to support this claim?

    Now, with respect to your statement “Quite the contrary,” you seem to be suggesting that you do subscribe to moral principles. The trouble I’m having with this claim is that in your very next comment to SP you write:

    Every Jewish life is precious. If we can have our enemies kill each other and not risk shedding Holy Jewish blood, all the better.

    So you believe Jewish life is precious and that Jewish blood is Holy.

    My question to you is a simple one: why don’t you believe that every human life is precious and that every human being’s blood is Holy? Might it be because you believe the Jews are the “chosen ones” and that the goy are simply placed on this earth to serve them?

    If this is the case, it seems to me that what you are truly saying is that your morality is limited to Jews only… that the commandment in the Torah of “thou shall not kill” really means “thou shall not kill your fellow Jew,” am I right?

  43. annamaria says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    “We’ll just blow up their power plants and water facilities and wait for them to die of starvation. And you will do nothing to stop us.”

    You would not find that honesty at Holocaust museums.

  44. annamaria says:
    @Clyde

    Thanks for asking. It seems that a greasy name of the author of the following sentence is of more concern for you than the meaning of his post: “For the purposes of this particularly discussion, however, the only morality that you need concern yourself with is that any nation that wages war on G-d’s Chosen People merits its own destruction.”
    Great line for explaining the “morality” of parasitic Ziocons. By the way, the God of the “chosen” happened to be a rather recent discovery suspiciously imitating the gods of much older and much more important civilizations than the short-lived kingdom (200 years?) established by the nomadic invaders of Canaan. Thank gods for the younger generation of Jews worldwide that are turning away from the ongoing Zionist project that has nothing in common with the noble humanistic traditions of Judaism.

    • Replies: @Clyde
  45. @Greasy WIlliam

    Wow. I couldn’t have written a more damning comment about the Talmudic Zionists myself!

    I have no further questions, your Honor.

  46. annamaria says:
    @Anonymous

    “Most Russians are too afraid to speak out and say what they really think. They are conditioned to be deferential to Jews and to fear them because Jews are powerfull. Offend the wrong person or group in Russia and you go missing. ”

    Curious…. Any proof? Sounds like a classic case of confabulation.

  47. Clyde says:
    @annamaria

    My insta-telepathic take is that you are very well educated and are all or part Jewish-Russian with some grudges. Live well in the New Year!

  48. Clyde says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    True and a foretold post!! For new years to come. Muslim imperialists are stupid losers who only know how to kill and be sadistic because this is how they get their rocks off. Islam is a darkness

    • Replies: @Art
  49. @Greasy WIlliam

    It is you who should learn history and some other things. Only states have capitals. Since there was no state of Israel at that time Jerusalem could not have been your capital. In 70 AD after the defeat of Jews by Roman general Titus the city of Jerusalem was totally destroyed and Jews were forbidden to enter. As a matter of fact it still isn’t your capital. Tel Aviv is the capital of Israel..

    • Replies: @Sam Shama
  50. @Regnum Nostrum

    You may have a point there. Reading Saker’s articles about Putin and Russia, I also get the impression that what he says in one place he unsays it in another. So that one is left at the end with a dubious feeling about what really is his opinion.

  51. @geokat62

    My question to you is a simple one: why don’t you believe that every human life is precious and that every human being’s blood is Holy?

    Every human life *is* precious. But Jews are obligated to look out for each other first and foremost.

    G-d loves all His children, but that doesn’t mean that Jews have to as well.

    • Replies: @geokat62
  52. Sam Shama says:
    @geokat62

    Cut the crap. I read through parts of your “extensive cache” of comments and it is pretty clear that you are a jew hater. The chicken-shit kind, slippery all the way.

    GW is totally right; there is no point in trying to reason with you jew-haters; your world is a made-up construct where you see a jew behind every little problem you encounter in your life. Including the inability to ejaculate when masturbating on this website. You silly idiots complain about “jewish control” that won’t allow you to voice your opinions or translate Solzynitsyn, forgetting conveniently that you are dumping your crap on a jew-run website.

    Don’t make me laugh about Hezbollah! Our orders were to not have any casualties or captures. So we fought a different war than we wanted to on the ground. But we bombed the daylights out of them. The next time we will do what Greasy said, and believe me Iran will do absolutely ZILCH! you know why? Because their own pocketbook will suffer a blow more than a few dollars here and there. (Your head probably too full of “ziocon, ziocon, ziocon” fantasy to understand what!)

    • Replies: @geokat62
    , @Harry Belzec
    , @Art
  53. Sam Shama says:
    @Regnum Nostrum

    Yerushalayim is our capital, and don’t you forget it. After 2016, when either Hillary or Cruz gets in the WH, we will name “Yerushalayim shel zahav” what it always was: the eternal capital.

    Yes after that deranged bisexual Titus destroyed it, we were forbidden. No more, and trust me we are not going to let any neolithic arabs stop us!

    We as jews consider all human life holy, but it is our duty to guard jewish ones. You guard your own pal. Take an accounting of how many you goyim killed in wars and then lecture us. We have the capability to kill as many as you have, but that is not our goal. Our goal is to develop Israel as G’d meant; in the process we will also teach the neolithics how to live in a civilization, if they are willing to learn. Believe me democracy is highly overrated.

    • Replies: @annamaria
  54. Russia has never actually had a counter-semitic (not “antisemitic,” as there is no such thing) leader. The Tsars were all philosemites, and in the end they paid a horrible price for allowing jews to amass wealth and power in their homeland. Lenin, Stalin, and the Soviet leaders were also philosemites, and Putin is no different. He’s just upholding the proud Russian tradition of supporting jews as jews kill their country. If Russians had any brains and understood what jews did to them during the bolshevik era, their actions would make those of the Einsatzgruppen look mild in comparison.

  55. geokat62 says:
    @Sam Shama

    Cut the crap. I read through parts of your “extensive cache” of comments and it is pretty clear that you are a jew hater. The chicken-shit kind, slippery all the way.

    Why didn’t you cite just one example for everyone to decide for themselves who is being truthful? Might it be that you are guilty of what you accuse of?

  56. dahoit says:
    @geokat62

    Yeah,who da Nazis?Saker’s claiming Zionist opposition to it made my mouth curl,while my brain went whoa dere.If Putin can’t figure out that the rabid Zionists are behind most of his problems,we are in deep deep sh*t.I believe he knows it well,though.
    As they are behind most of ours.

  57. @Sam Shama

    “it is pretty clear that you are a jew hater.”

    What’s wrong with being a jew-hater? Basically every great artistic, philosophical, literary, and political genius in Western history detested jews and what they represent.

    “No courtesy, no science, no art improved in any time, in this atrocious nation.” – Voltaire on jews

  58. Kiza says:
    @tbraton

    Look, you may be right. But I just note that there has been complete silence on the issue of Russian shipping through the Bosphorus, after some 26 (not 4 ships) were delayed. I am sorry if I jumped to a conclusion. But I am most concerned when there is a silence about some important matter. I would rather be hearing the usual braying of the Western MSM. The experience has thought me that silence (from both sides) is the worst sign.

    May I suggest that you may also be jumping (admittedly less than I) to a conclusion:

    I don’t think Turkey’s European NATO allies would rush to Turkey’s defense under those circumstances

    You expect too much reason out of ZATO and you expect them not to follow on their plans to attack Russia. Please just consider STRATFOR’s prediction that in the next 10 years Russia will fall-apart: https://www.stratfor.com/video/2016-annual-forecast-preview

  59. Art says:
    @Clyde

    “Muslim imperialists are stupid losers who only know how to kill and be sadistic because this is how they get their rocks off”

    You mean like the Israeli Jew of course. Is there a dimes worth of difference?

    Israel – the darkest place on the planet.

    • Replies: @marwan
  60. marwan says:
    @Art

    Art 

    says:

    [MORE]

         

    December 27, 2015 at 12:43 am GMT

    “Muslim imperialists are stupid losers who only know how to kill and be sadistic because this is how they get their rocks off”

    You mean like the Israeli Jew of course. Is there a dimes worth of difference?

    Israel – the darkest place on the planet.

    @ art

    by what metric is israel the darkest on earth
    ?

    bangladesh
    pakistan
    nigeria
    yemen
    sudan
    somalia
    lybia
    syria
    iraq
    iran
    afghanistan
    algeria
    tunisia
    mali
    niger
    chad
    mauritania
    morocco
    eriteria
    djibouti

    the citizens of these countries cant abandon their homelands fast enough en route to europe. not so with israelis. in fact many of the aforementioned nationals have been attempting illegal entry to israel for years. apparently they disagree with you also , and they got skin in the game.

    • Replies: @Art
  61. annamaria says:
    @Sam Shama

    “Our goal is to develop Israel as G’d meant; in the process we will also teach the neolithics how to live in a civilization, if they are willing to learn. Believe me democracy is highly overrated.”

    You? A civilization?
    “I would not be in the least bit surprised if these people [Jews] would not some day become deadly to the human race,” Voltaire, Lettres de Memmius a Ciceron (1771)

    • Replies: @Sam Shama
  62. Art says:
    @Sam Shama

    ” and it is pretty clear that you are a jew hater. The chicken-shit kind, slippery all the way”

    My o my – you are a nasty little hasbara lemming – you are just no fun at all – man!

    Most of you cute Little Jew buggers are happy to get a shekel or two. You bucking for a bonus?

    Good luck – no skin off our nose.

  63. Art says:
    @marwan

    “by what metric is israel the darkest on earth?”

    How many hidden nukes do all those countries have?

    • Replies: @marwan
    , @marwan
  64. Seraphim says:
    @geokat62

    Wouldn’t you like a dose of Hasbara chutzpah? Or is that famous “Jewish humor”?

  65. marwan says:
    @Art

    Your metric of how dark a country is , is based on how many nukes a country has ?

    Of the countries on the list only pakistan has nukes . Pakistan has 130 nuclear warheads

    . Russia has 1700 , United states has 1900 , UK 300 , France 200 , China 200 , India 100 , Pakistan 130 , Israel 120 .

    So based on your own metric , of the countries on the list : Pakistan is a darker country .
    Thanks for admitting you are wrong .

    • Replies: @Art
  66. marwan says:
    @Art

    If israel is so dark then please explain why the citizens of the islamic world are abandoning their homelands and running to europe ? Why aren’t israelis running to europe ? Why are the same islamic refugees trying to escape into israel if its such a bad place ??

    • Replies: @Seraphim
    , @Thirdeye
  67. Art says:
    @marwan

    Sorry marwan,

    You left out the thought that your nukes are “hidden” – Israel is a dark nation because it hides its nukes!

    Art

    p.s. Gee = are all Jew so dishonest – really?

  68. marwan says:

    my nukes ?
    sorry , i dont own any . and im a yank anyway not an israeli . its speculated not proven that israel has nukes . you still wrong i guess !!!!!

    • Replies: @Art
  69. marwan says:
    @Sam Shama

    how bout a trigger warning before you make obviously sexist remarks !!

  70. @utu

    Answering with no special knowledge but what logic suggests I would say that the idea of Israel exercising major military force or the threat of it against Russia would be unthinkable unless in some (almost unthinkable) circumstances. That it has local air superiority is nothing in the larger calculation.

    So it is not difficult at all to see why Russia should intervene as it has – not to a point of seriously weakening its economy because of the cost. It is maintaining credit and influence with the Shia powers, protecting its client Assad and the Syrian government controlled areas, and fighting terrorists outside Russia who might otherwise have to be fought at home.

    Israel is necessarily opportunistic and flexible. While it wants to see Syria broken up it doesn’t particularly like the caliphate being a permanent part of the outcome.

  71. @geokat62

    You must be wondering, as I am, whether BW is some sort of troll: perhaps a writer of black satire. How does one find out? How does one set him up to give himself away?

    And supposing that the suspicion is right, would you lay a bet against GW being Jewish , even Israeli? And that the motive is deeper than entertainment of himself and a friend or two?

  72. Having expressed doubt about The Saker being able to contribute anything correct and novel I owe the comment on this article that I found it quite balanced, given The Saker’s expressed views, and informative. As a quibble I note that Solzhenitzyn’s book may not have been published in English but has been translated in parts online. Possibly the English rights have been bought up so regular publishers can’t publish it. That would be an understandable course for a Zionist to take but it wouldn’t prove much if it only cost Sheldon Adelson pocket money to acquire the rights.

    On the “Jewish” oligarchs who may be misidentified I can say that a trustee of a major Khodorkovsky charity told me that K was Orthodox Christian. Could still be an ethnic Jew for all I know.

    • Replies: @geokat62
  73. geokat62 says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    But Jews are obligated to look out for each other first and foremost.

    I thought Jews were first and foremost obligated to obey the Ten Commandments, the sixth of which being “You shall not murder.”

    • Replies: @Greasy WIlliam
  74. geokat62 says:
    @Wizard of Oz

    …a trustee of a major Khodorkovsky charity told me that K was Orthodox Christian.

    According to Wiki:

    Khodorkovsky’s father was Jewish, and his mother was Russian Orthodox.

  75. Art says:
    @marwan

    “and im a yank anyway not an israeli “ — Sorry but if you are a Jew you are an Israeli – ask Mufti Netanyahu.

    ” its speculated not proven that israel has nukes” — Really – only a dishonest Jew would say that

    Don’t the Jew understand how insulting their in you face lies are?

    • Replies: @marwan
  76. @geokat62

    the sixth of which being “You shall not murder.”

    Military operations are not murder. I figured that as a Hezbollah supporter you would understand that.

    • Replies: @geokat62
  77. marwan says:
    @Art

    What is the reason that you are totally obsessed and consumed with jews ??

    • Replies: @annamaria
    , @Art
    , @jsm
  78. Seraphim says:
    @marwan

    @Why aren’t israelis running to europe ?

    Because they possess it already lock stock and barrel.

    @Why are the same islamic refugees trying to escape into israel if its such a bad place ??

    Who are these “islamic refugees”? Daesh. It is certainly not such a bad place for them if they are cared for in hospitals and sent back to fight the butcher Assad.

  79. geokat62 says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    Military operations are not murder.

    Tell that to Richard Goldstone, before he was forced by the Lobby to retract the conclusions of his report.

  80. annamaria says:
    @marwan

    Actually, it is vice versa: Because of the ziocons’ total obsession with money and power — an obsession that inflicted a considerable harm to the vestiges of democracy in western world and led to terrible sufferings to the Middle East — people are forced to discuss the menace. What good have western societies gained from the existence of Zionist Lobbies in the US and Europe? For example, the Syrian conflict cannot be separated from the question of ownership of Golan Heights. The destruction of Libya agrees with the Yinon plan (see also PNAC). the destruction of Iraq had been “architected” by a group of prominent Ziocons such as Wolfowitz, Feith, and others. The putsch in Ukraine has been arranged by Ziocons such as Kagans’ family. The Georgian conflict involved Israeli “advisers.” You are welcome to debunk each of the listed accusation. But it is highly doubtful that you will be able to separate Israel-firsters from the decisions that led to the wars of aggression – and to looting the US treasury and to radicalizing the Muslim youth… Would not it be great if Ziocons have left western civilization alone? Without the Middle Eastern wars, Europe would not have suffered the waves of refugees from Iraq and Syria and Libya, as well as the invasion of economic migrants from sub-Saharan Africa.

    • Replies: @Sam Shama
    , @marwan
  81. schmenz says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    “If we can have our enemies kill each other and not risk shedding Holy Jewish blood, all the better.”

    How charming.

  82. schmenz says:
    @Clyde

    I disagree. For him, the word “greasy” is perfect. Indeed it speaks volumes.

  83. Sam Shama says:
    @annamaria

    Listen darling,
    the world mostly consists of halfwits, goyim and cattle. G’d meant for great leaders to change the world in the image of his choice, and you are witnessing it as the proverbial cake is baked.

    All the people that you call ziocons, are leaders (many in the U.S. and Europe and certainly some in the middle east) that are dealing with

    realpolitik

    . The world has always been a chessboard and the Great Powers have always played on it. You may not like it, for many trivial reasons (including your time of the month), but there is little you can do to stop it. But rant as inconsequentially as you elect to, on this website, it won’t change a thing. In the 60 years+ that modern Israel has existed, it has “killed” maybe 25k, mostly terrorists. Take a count of how many you goyim have killed in the same period. For heaven’s sake take the number of domestic gun related deaths in the U.S. during the same period and I will bet you it exceeded 25k! If it makes your menstrual pains go away to rant away at the Jews, so be it, but be under no illusion that your screams are but just a whisper in the winds, and the saker’s puerile regurgitations of thinly-veiled anti-semitism are just the same.

    • Replies: @annamaria
    , @Art
  84. marwan says:
    @annamaria

    too disjointed and convoluted to respond to . next time save us all some precious minutes from reading that stuff and just provide a link to the protocols ,okey dokey ?!?!

    • Replies: @annamaria
  85. annamaria says:
    @Sam Shama

    “All the people that you call ziocons, are leaders…”

    That was honest. What is your attitude to Holocaust museums (“never again”) and “the most moral” IDF? Could you give some insight for the use of words?

  86. annamaria says:
    @marwan

    My post was only an answer to your Q. It seems that you are baffled by the independent sites (like Unz Review) that name certain names that the presstituting MSM has been avoiding to mention (see Oden Yinon plan and PNAC’ pornography). Independent sites also show connections to which the presstituting MSM prefers to stay blind, such as: Israel-Syria-Golan Heights; Golan Heights-ISIS “freedom fighters” in Israeli hospitals; Odin Yinon plan for destabilization of the Middle East-the wars in aggression in on the US dime; the ruined and weakened Middle Eastern states–Greater Israel.
    Where did you find the Protocols in these connections that have become apparent for the whole world to see? “…we’re not in Kansas anymore,” marwan. We live in a time of the Internet. You either continue demanding renumeration for those Jews that suffered the Holocaust’ unlawful and unmoral deeds or you accept “realpolitic” (hi, Anon999) and close the Holocaust museums. You cannot sit on both chairs and demand reverence from the US and EU citizenry towards Holocaust victims (and continue squeaking about anti-semitism), while your vicious ziocon crowd is scheming for the wars of aggression in the name of Greater Israel.

  87. Art says:
    @marwan

    “What is the reason that you are totally obsessed and consumed with jews ??”

    What’s this Jew humor time?

    Too funny – a Jew accusing a Gentile of being obsessed with Jews!

    It is the Jews who are bonkers over themselves – totally paranoid schizophrenic.

  88. Art says:
    @Sam Shama

    “the world mostly consists of halfwits, goyim and cattle.”

    An attitude shared by 99.9% of the Jew.

    A Jew is never ever one of us.

    Take it to the bank.

  89. Thirdeye says:

    The Saker has kind of a slanted view of the Jewish-Bolshevik thing and a certain historical amnesia regarding the confrontation between the Czarist Orthodox establishment and the Bolsheviks. Since the time of Peter The Great, the Russian Orthodox Church (Moscow Patriarchate) had been politicized. The Patriarchate was an explicit ally of the Czarist aristocracy, which regarded other faiths as not truly Russian even as the empire sought dominion over larger and larger non-Orthodox populations. Understandably, that was a source of irritation that caused religious minorities to chafe under the imperial-Orthodox combine. Even some Orthodox who rejected the politicization of the church, the “Old Believers,” formed colonies in Siberia where they could practice their faith as they saw it, unmolested by the church-state establishment. The growing revolutionary socialist movement of the early Twentieth Century was attractive to national and religious minorities, particularly Jews, along with others who were regarded by the Czarists as impure Russians such as the secular intelligentsia and the new urban working class. The Czarist Orthodox Church spawned the Black Hundredist movement that actively sought to marginalize those groups and fostered pogroms against Jews. Their ideology was later morphed, through connection with the anti-Bolshevik Aufbau Vereinigung in Germany, into elements of National Socialist ideology. Given that the revolutionary socialist movement was the strongest game in town for opposing a Czarist Orthodox establishment that was hostile to Jews, it is hardly surprising that Jews would gravitate towards revolutionary movements in disproportionate numbers. So hell yes, the Czarist Orthodox were seen as enemies of the Bolsheviks, which they in fact were!

    The characterization of the Communist Party as Jewish-dominated up to 1939 is not accurate. Soon after Stalin took power, he began a systematic replacement of the predominantly Jewish 1917 Bolsheviks in positions of power. By 1927 Trotsky was expelled and Zinoviev was out of power. Whatever remained of the old guard Bolsheviks, other than those dedicated to Stalin personally, was removed in the 1936-38 purges. The great political and economic catastrophes of the 1930s happened on the watch of the definitely non-Jewish Stalin.

    Interesting sidelight of the understanding between Russians and Jews based on their disproportionate losses during World War II. The difference, of course, is that if the Russians were like Jews they would be constantly reminding the world of their 27 million war dead as some sort of eternal indebtedness. As it is, the same western opinion-makers who swear fealty to Israel are loathe to admit the role of Russia’s sacrifices in the defeat of Nazi Germany.

    • Replies: @5371
  90. Thirdeye says:
    @marwan

    Why aren’t israelis running to europe?

    I guess we could see what happens if the US did to Israel what it did to Iraq, Libya, or Syria.

  91. Thirdeye says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    This was despite us not targeting power plants and water treatment facilities, which we categorically will target the next time, leading to 10s of millions of dead Lebanese from starvation and disease alone.

    Given that Israel’s designs on Lebanon are largely about developing the water resources of the Litani River for their own use, and they’d be willing to cause 10s of millions of Lebanese deaths to do it, that’s the proverbial person in the glass house throwing stones, don’t you think? How long do you think your Litani water infrastructure would last?

  92. 5371 says:
    @Thirdeye

    Why do you use the ridiculous term and spelling “Czarist aristocracy”? Would you speak of the “Königinist aristocracy” of Victorian Britain?

    [some Orthodox who rejected the politicization of the church, the “Old Believers,”]

    The Old Believers or Old Ritualists rejected crossing oneself with three fingers, saying “Alleluia” three times, walking anticlockwise around churches and many other things, but not “the politicization of the church”.

  93. jsm says:
    @marwan

    Us America -Firsters say, Zionists have too much control in America.

    Jews say, “Not true, that’s just an old discredited canard. ” So we provide examples to demonstrate our point. Jews say,”So that’s just a few isolated instances, hardly proof that Jews have too much control.” So we provide hundreds of examples. So THEN jews say: “What is the reason you are totally obsessed and consumed with jews?” and, “Do you see jews under your bed?”

    IOW: Noticing stuff and stating facts =insanity—– at least if you’re debating jews.

  94. jsm says:
    @Greasy WIlliam

    Every Jewish life is precious. If we can have our enemies kill each other and not risk shedding Holy Jewish blood, all the better.

    Since it was American boys who died killing your enemies the Muslims in the Iraq war– and in fact in the first the Gulf war Israel, though being bombed by Hussein, neo-cons (jews and their lackeys, all) in America told Israel to stand down and let the (White) coalition take care of it– you are saying Americans are your enemies. (You’re letting your enemies the White Americans fight your enemies the Muslims.)

    Ever since Svigor convinced me with his evidence well laid out, I’ve been telling my Christian Zionist foolheaded philosemitic relatives, jews hate us White Americans.

    My relatives scoffed.

    Your post will help my cause, I do believe.

    Thank you for your honesty, finally.

    • Replies: @anonymous
  95. anonymous • Disclaimer says:
    @jsm

    take your newfound knowledge to Los Angeles this Jan 18

    if the internets are as effective at mobilizing truth tellers and the PTB claim/fear they are, then there should be no problem mobilizing well informed opposition to the further seduction of the (dumb) Christo zionists that Christo zionist quisling Dexter van Zile reports will take place in Los Angeles in the next fortnight + 4

    http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=3201

    Internet systems — the dreaded social media — should be able to rally informed opposition to the Jewish-reinforced Christo Zionist agenda

    Dexter, a traitor to his own ‘christian’ people, is allowing himself to be used by zios to advance their agenda of hate.

    Internet warriors should be able to mount an effective opposition to that agenda

    http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=3201

    BE IN Los Angeles Jan 18

    SHUT DOWN — or re-evangelize your fallen-away Christian brothers and sisters who have been seduced by the dark side.

    bring to our tragically deluded Christo zionist brothers and sisters the real message of Jesus; namely, that dispossessing God’ Palestinian children is an affront to everything Jesus taught.

    BE THERE, in Los Angeles, Jan 18

    http://www.camera.org/index.asp?x_context=2&x_outlet=118&x_article=3201

    Spread the real message of Jesus:

    Zionism is racism.
    Jesus said so.

    Jesus don’t like racist bigots.

  96. Anonymous • Disclaimer says:

    Besides, it’s not like Fatah or Hamas are attractive, or even credible, partners for Russia, being in bed as they are with Daesh. Ditto for the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.

    Eh?

  97. A know all facts written here to be true. Enjoyed reading it.

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