Incident 'likely
to happen again'

by Toby Westerman -- The air collision between a U.S. surveillance aircraft and a Chinese fighter "is likely to happen again," because Beijing refuses to agree to "rules of engagement" that are more…

New Russia-Europe
alliance developing

by Toby Westerman -- "For the first time ever," Russia and the western European nations are considering "cooperation in the security and defense fields," according to official Russian sources. Dr. Javier Solana, more…

Deal for crew release
already made?

by Toby Westerman -- According to a well-respected authority on military affairs, the captured 24 U.S. service personnel currently held in China will probably be released in approximately one week, but at more…

Beijing-Moscow military alliance grows

by Toby Westerman -- In July 2001, Chinese President Jiang Zemin and Russian President Vladimir Putin are planning to sign a new treaty of "friendship, cooperation, and neighborhood," according to official Russian more…

U.S. 'flagrantly interfering' in Yugoslavia?

by Toby Westerman -- The U.S. is "flagrantly interfering" in the internal affairs of Yugoslavia and is seeking "to make the Yugoslav democratic authorities dependent upon Washington's demands," according to official Russian more…

Moscow threatens 'a new Cold War'

by Toby Westerman -- Moscow is charging the Bush administration with a "double standard" in its dealings with Russia and threatens "a new Cold War" with the United States, according to official more…

Moscow hits Bush on
'anti-Russian hysteria'

by Toby Westerman -- The Bush administration is responsible for an "anti-Russian hysteria," which is "supposed to spread to other countries," according to official Russian sources. The visit of FBI director Louis more…

Putin to use force
in Macedonia?

by Toby Westerman -- Warning that the military clashes occurring in the small Balkan nation of Macedonia could "spill over … into the rest of the Balkan Peninsula," Russian President Vladimir Putin more…

Holy war rages, Russia profits

by Toby Westerman -- From the Balkans in Europe, through the strategic Caucasus region, and into the vast reaches of Central Asia, a holy war rages between the militant followers of the more…

Moscow warning
against spy probe

by Toby Westerman -- The ongoing probe into the activities of alleged Russian mole/FBI counterintelligence expert Robert Hanssen could be "way more dangerous to American security interests" than any secrets that may more…