Speculation that Russia could influence elections in a foreign country is spreading across the Atlantic, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel claiming that Moscow could try to impact Germany’s general elections next year through cyberattacks.
Former European Commission chief Jose Manuel Barroso, who was complicit in helping Goldman Sachs defraud the Greek economy, is now taking a job with the company. Financial analyst Max Keiser says this is crony capitalism and corruption at the highest level.
The fact that the French government is willing to accept violence shows that Paris has an agenda to fulfill for the EU, Nikola Mirkovic, independent political analyst, told RT. Activist George Bardas also provided his thoughts.
International trade deals like TTIP and CETA are being negotiated behind closed doors, yet they are dealing with some of the most fundamental basic rights of all of us, Sakina Sheikh, anti-TTIP activist, told RT.
EU nations don’t want Turkey as a full member state, but rather they want a special relationship with the country, and keep it as a buffer zone between the Middle East, Adel Darwish, political commentator, historian and author told RT.