SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEOS AND NEWS LINKS: term “Star Wars”. We now have a new meaning to the term “Star War”. The war or words between the US and Russia has reached ut into outer space! According to the telegraph they wrote that, “Following the announcement, Mr Rogozin said that fresh US sanctions against Moscow could compromise US astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS)”If their aim is to deliver a blow to Russia’s rocket-building sector, then by default, they would be exposing their astronauts on the ISS,” the Interfax news agency quoted Mr Rogozin as saying in Crimea” Sounds like something out of a bad movie, Maybe a sequel to Gravity? More violence and chaos has erupted in the Ukraine as the situation seems to be worsening by the minute. We might be entering bumpy waters very soon. Thank you for visiting These Christian Times and God Bless You
Russia Worried About US & NATO Troop Build up
TELEGRAPH.CO.UK: The European Union has imposed asset freezes and travel bans on 15 people including Russia’s deputy prime minister, the chief of staff of Russian armed forces and the head of the country’s military intelligence service.
Pro-Russian separatists in East Ukraine have also been targeted with sanctions, triggering threats over the fate of six Western military observers who are being held captive in the town of Slavyansk.
Amid continued EU divisions over sanctions after the US hit business oligarchs and companies close to Vladimir Putin’s inner circle, Germany was embarrassed after Gerhard Schroeder, a former German chancellor, was photographed embracing the Russian president READ MORE: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/ukraine/10795372/Ukraine-crisis-EU-sanctions-target-separatists-and-Russian-spies.html
Konstantinovka Police Station Barricaded By Pro-federalization Forces
RT NEWS: UK and France deployed eight fighter jets to Lithuania and Poland to strengthen NATO air defense over the Baltic regions amid rising tensions in Ukraine, according to officials.
Out of the eight planes, four UK Typhoon jets touched down in Lithuania and another four French Rafale jets landed in Poland’s northeast town of Malbork, UK and French defense ministries stated.
The additional jets in the area are to “provide reassurance to our NATO allies in eastern Europe and the Baltic states,” British Defense Minister Philip Hammond said.
“In the wake of recent events in Ukraine, it is right that NATO takes steps to reaffirm very publicly its commitment to the collective security of its members,” Hammond addedREAD MORE: http://rt.com/news/155504-uk-france-baltic-jets/
THE DAILY BEAST: The United States has proof that the Russian government in Moscow is running a network of spies inside eastern Ukraine because the U.S. government has recordings of their conversations, Secretary of State John Kerry said in a closed-door meeting Friday.
“Intel is producing taped conversations of intelligence operatives taking their orders from Moscow and everybody can tell the difference in the accents, in the idioms, in the language. We know exactly who’s giving those orders, we know where they are coming from,” Kerry said at a private meeting of the Trilateral Commission in Washington. A recording of Kerry’s remarks was obtained by The Daily Beast READ MORE: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/04/29/kerry-u-s-taped-moscow-s-calls-to-its-ukraine-spies.html
IMPOSING SANCTIONS ON RUSSIA DESPITE THE REPRUCCUSIONS ON GLOBAL ECONOMY
INFOWARS: The United States and the unelected European Union nomenklatura have decided to sacrifice the world economy in a bid to punish Russia for its response to the crisis in Ukraine.
On Monday, the U.S. announced tightened sanctions on Russian officials and a number of Russian banks and companies, including Sobinbank and energy company Stroytransgaz Group.
On Tuesday the former U.S. ambassador to Russia, Michael McFaul, told MSNBC imposing a new round of sanctions on the Russian banking sector and gas industries will reverberate negatively throughout the global economy READ MORE: http://www.infowars.com/taking-down-the-global-economy-to-punish-russia/