Grid security stepped up after sniper attack

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The April 2013 sniper attack on 17 transformers at a San Jose, Calif., electrical substation has prompted the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to order utilities to come more…

Did U.S. actually prompt Putin's revenge?

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – There is growing concern the United States may have been instrumental in financing the Ukrainian opposition, which is comprised of many ultra-nationalists with neo-Nazi connections. The more…

Oh, Russia didn't invade Ukraine after all!

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHNGTON – Russia's military presence in the Crimean Peninsula in Ukraine has been described as an "invasion" and a "takeover" of the region by troops that now have more…

Russians: U.S. siding with neo-Nazis

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – A new equation in the Ukrainian crisis is a growing concern that ultra-nationalist Ukrainians could attack ethnic Russians. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has stated the more…

Is U.S. committed to action in Ukraine?

by F. Michael Maloof -- President Obama has been busy condemning Russia for its advance on its troubled neighbor, Ukraine. A statement from the White House press office said President Obama "expressed his more…

High stakes for Moscow in Ukraine

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor’s Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah’s G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Ukraine threatened by more than Russia

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – With Russian troops from its base in the Crimea effectively occupying the Crimean Peninsula, the Western-backed central government in Kyiv at the same time is facing more…

Ukraine facing prospect of 'separatism'

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHNGTON – The tension along the Ukraine border with Russia is hitting new highs as Russia has deployed an estimated 150,000 troops there for "exercises" and the new more…

Islamists: Pay gold or die, Christians!

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHNGTON – The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or ISIS, considered to be the most ruthless of the Sunni Islamic militant groups fighting in Syria, has more…

Team al-Qaida now aiming at Lebanese army

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHNGTON – The Jabhat al-Nusra Front, which is al-Qaida's designated attack squad in Syria and now Lebanon, says the Lebanese army will be fair game for attacks because more…