"Energy prices rarely and almost never correspond to their production price... They mostly depend on geopolitics and wars... Just as false and true pandemics bring huge profits to the pharmaceutical industry, wars bring huge profits to the energy industry. So it will be today and so it will be forever because huge profits are the real purpose of wars."
Yesterday in Rome a large crowd gathered to take down an EU flag and replace it with an Italian flag. If Italy ends up leaving the EU, it could absolutely lead to other countries following as well. Will the European Union fall apart in the next 5-10 years? Could it be even sooner?
Tens of thousands of illegal immigrants from Africa and the Middle East are approaching the Turkish city of Edirne, calling themselves the "Caravan of Light".
They storm the border with Greece and move north through the Balkans. The final destination is the countries of Western Europe, mainly Germany.
In total, up to ten such "convoys" can be formed this fall.
Do you think that Russia or some other European power might retaliate against a country that they believe is responsible for Nordstream?
The Largest gas supplier in Europe, Norway's Equinor, has raised emergency preparedness at installations following the sabotage attacks on Nord Stream pipelines.
The heads of all four territories where referendums were held - the DPR, LPR, Zaporozhye and Kherson regions appealed to Putin about accepting the regions as subjects of the Russian Federation.
The Kremlin's response is expected in the near future.