Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Two potentates meet up at St. Petersburg — MK. Bhadrakumar

Not just the energy markets but also the weapons market. If the US "weaponizes" weapons supply the gap can be filled by Russia, either directly or through joint production arrangements as is already the case with India. And Russian weapons come with no strings attached.

Key sentence in the post: Sheikh Mohammed and his Saudi kinsperson, Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud had just handed down a strategic defeat to a superpower in the geopolitics of oil, as the world community witnessed disbelievingly and understood that the sun has set on the American Century in international politics.

India Punchline
Two potentates meet up at St. Petersburg
MK. Bhadrakumar | retired diplomat with the Indian Foreign Service and former ambassador.

See also

About more than energy, although energy is key—indeed, the foundation— in the operation of the global economy. Moon of Alabama explains the relationship of US domestic politics, geopolitics, the global economy, and Russia, the Russian economy in particular. It is all part of the world system.

Moon of Alabama
Misguided Foreign Policies Against Russia And Others Damage The U.S. And Its 'Allies'

See also

Will Germans grow a spine and toss the Scholz government?

Will the Germans Cave One More Time?
Ray McGovern, co-founder of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity, and retired 27-year career CIA whose tasks included preparing and briefing The President’s Daily Brief and leading the Soviet Foreign Policy Branch^


Peter Pan said...

Yes, the Russians have no qualms about selling weapons to even the most repressive regimes.

New boss same as the old boss.

Peter Pan said...

Only a matter of time until Europe breaks away from the US.

Matt Franko said...

“ Will Germans grow a spine”

Growing a spine would be putting Russia back in their place…,