Ukraine News Links 27-28 May 2022

Saturday, 28 May 2022 • 22:00 — The New Dark Age

There may be some duplication due to cross-posting and may be updated throughout the day, so please check back. If it gets updated, I usually insert the time on the line above. A lot of cross-posting usually indicates that the article is popular and some links may not work, depending on your location but I’ve kept them anyway, so at least the reader has some idea of the scale of censorship now operating in the ‘democratic’ West.

MSM Offers Rare Glimpse Into How Bad Things Are Really Going for Ukrainian Forces

New York Times Repudiates Drive for ‘Decisive Military Victory’ in Ukraine, Calls for Peace Negotiations

Biden Is Close to Scrapping the JCPOA Deal With Iran. Can Europe Stop Him?

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U.S. and NATO Allies Blockade Russia’s Economy, Then Blame Russia for World Hunger

Friday, 27 May, 2022 — Strategic Culture Foundation

Can Russia be possibly portrayed as any more evil and monstrous than that, as per Western propaganda narratives of Russophobia?

In an incredible feat of hypocrisy, the United States and European Union are accusing Russia of using food exports and global hunger as a weapon.

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The Power of Lies

Thursday, 26 May 2022 — Craig Murray

Craig Murray

The comments on Peter Oborne’s excellent article on Julian Assange in the Guardian last week are a damning indictment of the media’s ability to instil near universal acceptance of “facts” which are easily proven lies.

The Guardian chose as its “Guardian pick” to head the section a comment full of these entirely untrue assertions.

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Indo-Pacific power dynamic in radical shift

Thursday, 27 May 2022 — Indian Punchline

A Russian Tu-95 strategic bomber takes off during a 13-hour joint air patrol with China in Asia-Pacific region, at an unidentified location (image released by Russian MOD on May 24, 2022)

The joint air patrol over the waters of the Sea of Japan and the East China Sea on Monday by an air task force composed of Russian Tu-95MS capable of carrying nuclear weapons and Chinese H-6K strategic bombers couldn’t have been a knee-jerk reaction to US President Joe Biden’s Asia tour, leave alone his provocative remarks conjuring up an apocalyptic US-China war over Taiwan.

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Ukrainian POW Our commanders threatened us, whoever leaves the position will be shot on the spot

Thursday, 26 May 2022 — Youtube

Captured Ukrainian soldier urges his fellow soldiers to lay down their arms “…Our commanders threatened us, whoever leaves the position he will be shot on the spot. There were 450 soldiers-objectors in our unit. Then they were put in the trucks, and their further fate is unknown. What do I think about this war? It’s better to lay down arms. Go back to your families, before it’s too late…”

Russian MoD: Briefing on the results of the analysis of documents related to the military biological activities of the United States on the territory of Ukraine

Saturday, 28 May 2022 — The Saker

The Russian Defence Ministry continues to study materials on the implementation of military biological programs of the United States and its NATO allies on the territory of Ukraine.

Under the Convention on the Prohibition of Biological and Toxin Weapons, each State Party submits an annual report in the form of a declaration of compliance with the requirements of the convention. It is currently the only reporting document on the implementation of the Convention in the framework of the Confidence Building Measures.

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