American intelligence officers about us: or why are we fatally hindering them?

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Partial translation of the Stratfor analytical article. Original: http: //www.stratfor.com/



"Russia has no shortage of geographic obstacles to success - its wide open borders seem to be created for invasion, its vast plains impede economies of scale, the lack of navigable rivers makes it poor, and the dry and cold climate reduces the harvest. But over time However, Russia managed to turn many of its weaknesses into strength, consolidating political and economic forces, making them tools of a centralized state, so that all the power of the nation could be directed to s any problems that arise.

This could be regrettably inefficient and gave rise to periods of instability, but this is the only method that Russia has implemented to ensure its own security. Russia has even turned its lack of natural easily defensible borders in its favor. Russia's vast expanses meant that the only way to secure its borders was to expand them, which put Russia in a situation of domination over numerous minorities, who knew well that they were used as dampers against external strikes. To control these nations, Russia has developed the most advanced intelligence apparatus.

This centralization, combined with the physical location of Russia in the middle of the lowland northern Eurasia, makes the country the natural counterweight to the United States and the state most inclined to participate in anti-American coalitions. Not only the location of Russia in the plains of Eurasia requires expansion outside, in order to achieve security (thus making Russia a "continent-sized power"), its natural propensity is to dominate or ally with any power that lies in its path. Because of its geographical inconvenience, Russia is not a country that can ever rest on its laurels, and its strategic need for expansion makes it a natural American rival.

Unfortunately for Americans, Russia is extremely resistant to American influence, whether it takes the form of hugs or pressure.

Russia's lack of a culture of trade or navigation makes any related to the Bretton Woods agreements unsuccessful (even today, Russia remains outside the WTO).

Russia is the largest state in its region, and this makes senseless (at least in the current context) the proposals of the United States, of any kind of military alliance, since there is no opponent against which Russia would need to unite.

Russia's exposure to influence across sea borders is extremely small, since populated areas are located only on the shores of the geographically limited Black and Baltic Seas. This makes Russia insensitive to the American naval patronage.

Even the traditional American strategy of using third forces to surround the adversary does not work as well against Russia as it does against many others, since the intelligence agency and network of Russia is coping with the problem of overthrowing hostile governments in this region (clearly demonstrated in the discharge of anti-Kremlin governments in Ukraine, Georgia and Kyrgyzstan in recent years).

This means that the only reliable American opportunity to restrict Russian power is the same strategy that was used during the Cold War: the direct deployment of American forces on the Russian periphery. But this opportunity was simply unavailable for the past eight years.

From the middle of 2003 to the beginning of 2011, the entire deployment of US ground troops revolved around Iraq and Afghanistan, leaving no room for resisting the strengthening of Russian power. American concerns about the Islamic world created an opportunity for Russia to recover from the Soviet collapse. The revival of Russia is an excellent illustration of the regenerative abilities of the major powers.

Even just 12 years ago, Russia did not even have complete control over its own territory with the insurgency raging in Chechnya and many other regions exercising de facto sovereignty. National savings either disappeared in the 1998 crisis in August or were looted by oligarchs. During the American wars in the Islamic world, however, the Russians reorganized, re-centralized and earned substantial amounts of cash from the sale of goods.

Russia now has a stable budget and more than half a trillion dollars in a bank. Her internal wars were crushed, and she re-assimilated, broke, or at least intimidated all former Soviet states. At present, Russia even cooperates with Germany in the search for means of neutralizing American military alliances with NATO states, such as Poland and Romania, and continues to support Iran as a means of deterring the United States and neutralizing them in the Middle East.

Simply put, Russia is undoubtedly a country with the greatest potential - and interests - that can challenge the goals of American foreign policy. And considering its inconvenient for the protection of the border, the mass of subordinates of non-Russian ethnic communities and the American interest in interfering with major competitors, is to recognize that Russia is a state that has more than others to lose.

Russian power consolidates and deepens its penetration into the border areas of the Caucasus and Central Europe. While Americans were busy in the Islamic world, it became obvious what the Russians could achieve if left alone for several years. And the American isolationist impulse would allow the Russians to continue to transform their neighbors and return their positions to the old external borders of the old Soviet empire, such as the Carpathians, the Tien Shan mountains, the Caucasus, and perhaps even reduce the influence of NATO on the Baltic countries.

At the same time, the likelihood of a hot war is relatively low, Stratfor still ranks Russia's resurgence as the most problematic process for long-term American positions simply because of the combination of Russia's size and the fact that it - and this long-term factor remains - is a nuclear power weapons".

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  1. +8
    November 26, 2012
    Afraid, then respected!
    1. +8
      November 26, 2012
      But how shit! Looking for every opportunity to bite!
      1. +20
        November 26, 2012
        The USA is a big world cacoon, i.e. an omnivorous creature with a rectum, which he immediately eats on someone’s head and puts it on the spot. And crap without shame, where nepodyad, not even hiding.
        1. +5
          November 26, 2012
          Zadornov has long said - America is Zempl’s stomach (And Russia is the brain!).
        2. botur2013
          +2
          November 26, 2012
          Nothing, insert a cap in their ass and shitty diarrhea will stop.
    2. +6
      November 26, 2012
      kush62,

      I am VERY upset that the local UPYRI do not leave their posts for such articles!

      They have nothing to say ????

      Or to consult with Klitorliza Rise ran ????
      1. +4
        November 26, 2012
        They don't leave posts because it is difficult to maneuver here, nonsense does not work.
  2. Kilgray
    +5
    November 26, 2012
    It's good that they don't forget about it.
    1. +8
      November 26, 2012
      Quote: Kilgray

      It's good that they don't forget about it.

      Yes, they all their history, and only think about it. The low level of intelligence does not allow to take another look. Yes, and their well-being was achieved exclusively by the soldiers, but otherwise they are declining. They need an enemy and the only question is how this is presented to the population.
  3. +8
    November 26, 2012
    What is not a paragraph is a compliment.
    It’s hard to believe that it’s written in the American press. Or is the entire "Stratfor" already recruited from "top" to "toes" and this is an article of an "agent of influence"?
    1. Cavas
      +15
      November 26, 2012
      Quote: Bulls.
      It’s hard to believe that it’s written in the American press.

      I posted it myself and saw the original NICE and realized that the readers of the site should know about it!
      And then everything is bad with us, tired of whining, honest word! drinks
      1. +6
        November 26, 2012
        THANKS!!! TO READ THIS ARTICLE I WILL BE MORE AND MORE, FOR FINING IN IT, SPIRITUAL Tranquility. :-))))
      2. +12
        November 26, 2012
        Quote: Cavas
        And then everything is bad with us, tired of whining, honest word!

        Yes, everything is fine with us, only a lot is stolen, but prices are rising. And so nothing. what
        1. +8
          November 26, 2012
          Quote: baltika-18
          Yes, everything is fine with us, only a lot is stolen, but prices are rising. And so nothing.
          - I really want to hope that the latest corruption scandals are the beginning of a serious fight against theft.
          And prices in the principality can also be dealt with. Fedorov began active movements in this direction. It is time for the Russian Central Bank (yes, the Kazakhstani National Bank) to stop looking at the US State Department and start lending to second-tier banks with "long" money at 1% per annum, so that second-tier banks would already lend to Russian enterprises, especially the defense industry sector, at 3-4% per annum, not more. The second effect of this is that then second-tier banks will not be interested in attracting deposits from the population at 8-9% per annum, and they will drop rates on deposits to 0,8% per annum. Then all these rentiers will move and look for a more worthy use for their money. Namely, to invest in production. Or at least services. Thus increasing competition in the economy. And this competition will no longer allow the rise in prices,
          It seems to me something like that. Of course, in addition to this, you need to conduct a bunch of different events, but what I described is one of the most important.
          So we hope and wait when it will be very good smile
          1. DYMITRY
            +9
            November 26, 2012
            Quote: aksakal
            I really want to hope that the latest corruption scandals are the beginning of a serious fight against theft.

            Good day, dear!
            A few years ago, many analysts predicted that 2013 would be the new 37 year. Judging by recent events, they were not mistaken. The flywheel starts to spin. God forbid, really all evil spirits will be cleaned out, but at the same time they will do without "excesses in the field"
            1. +1
              November 27, 2012
              I would like some to be bent bully
          2. -2
            November 26, 2012
            Quote: aksakal
            I really want to hope that the latest corruption scandals are the beginning of a serious fight against theft.
            And the prices in the principality can also be dealt with. Fedorov began active movements in this direction.

            I would also like to hope for this, but more often for some reason the thought of an ordinary show or performance that plays out the power comes to mind. And we cannot cope with prices under the existing system, it is not aimed at a person, it is against him. Well, Fedorov, wrote already , in my opinion, a slippery personality, speaks correctly, opposes joining the WTO, but at a meeting of the Duma votes "for", how is it? Forms a positive image, plans are far-reaching, or does someone have far-reaching plans?
            1. Leshy
              +1
              November 26, 2012
              Fedorov has already answered similar questions - in fact, the borders for goods were opened under Yeltsin, and joining the WTO is nothing more than a way to streamline this "openness", and simultaneously open other markets for their goods.
        2. yustas
          +4
          November 26, 2012
          Quote: baltika-18
          Yes, everything is fine with us, only a lot is stolen, but prices are rising. And so nothing.

          Well, yes, we have two troubles left, as well as all the time:
          1. Fools
          2. Roads.
          I propose to send the fools along the road to the north for its repair and construction, on foot and without money, and give the people the task of feeding them, only if the work is done well =)
          1. +1
            November 26, 2012
            Quote: yustas
            Well, yes, we have two troubles left, as well as all the time:


            This is not a problem .... The selling elite is the real trouble ...! Need repetition 37 g
            1. Cavas
              0
              November 26, 2012
              Quote: plotnikov561956
              This is not a problem .... The selling elite is the real trouble ...! Need repetition 37 g

              - Dad, was it 37 years old?
              - How do you answer ... I think it will.


              Do you think he won't hit you?
              In 37, not only Tukhachevsky and Yakir were shot, but also Ustryalov and Florensky. Think about it at your leisure ...
          2. donchepano
            0
            November 27, 2012
            Quote: yustas
            I propose to send the fools along the road to the north for its repair and construction, on foot and without money, and give the people the task of feeding them, only if the work is done well =)


            Good principle:
            to each according to work (ration of bread) if the plan is fulfilled
    2. mda
      mda
      +2
      November 26, 2012
      Quote: Bulls.
      What is not a paragraph is a compliment.
      It’s hard to believe that it’s written in the American press. Or is the entire "Stratfor" already recruited from "top" to "toes" and this is an article of an "agent of influence"?

      I wonder what will be done with "Stratfor" for this article?
      1. 0
        November 27, 2012
        Quote: mda-a
        I wonder what will be done with "Stratfor" for this article?

        I don't know what the Americans will do to them, but I personally, from the bottom of my heart, want to tell them, "THANKS - FOR A GOOD WORK !!!"
        1. mda
          mda
          +1
          November 27, 2012
          Quote: Bulls.
          I don't know what the Americans will do to them, but I personally, from the bottom of my heart, want to tell them, "THANKS - FOR A GOOD WORK !!!"

          Very good job. Jews do not sit everywhere else in the USA
    3. vpm
      vpm
      +2
      November 27, 2012
      These are not compliments, but rather not a biased analysis of the geopolitical position and significance of Russia, but you should not delude yourself about the goals, but they are just unchanged - the advancement of American interests in the first place and, in principle, Americans have an interest in an adequate understanding of Russia, albeit from a certain angle ... And propaganda in conventional media of all kinds from CNN to Fox, for the masses, so to speak.
  4. +11
    November 26, 2012
    Even they recognized the revival of Russia, only our creative revolutionaries, zombified by tyrnet, continue to repeat the mantras about devastation. We would have gone out into the street.
    1. +4
      November 26, 2012
      They will sooner wait for the "street" to come to them.
    2. +4
      November 26, 2012
      Quote: Irkutsk
      Even they recognized the revival of Russia, only our creative revolutionaries, zombified by tyrnet, continue to repeat the mantras about devastation. We would have gone out into the street.


      Yes, they have time for this, they need to troll and read the matras laughing
  5. Shum86
    +6
    November 26, 2012
    Yes !!! WE ARE LIKE !!!!!))
  6. mar.tira
    +8
    November 26, 2012
    This is good! WE RISE after the devastation, no matter how you would like to interfere, but you stopped and descend in your development. Since all your actions are monotonous and predictable, therefore, you can prepare a counterstrike, just do not be lazy. And all your sweet speeches, about the good intentions for Russia, nothing more than a screen for their bloody deeds!
  7. +6
    November 26, 2012
    Let them be better, they’re afraid, but their respect is even more.
  8. L. konstantin
    +1
    November 26, 2012
    Siberia is not a forbidden nature reserve!

    Of course, I am already fantasizing, but imagine what would happen if our flag was torn off and it was carried to the American girder and he would not care if he hung there !!! it would go down in history.)
    theoretically possible because the wind was gusty towards the Belarusian.
    1. +2
      November 26, 2012
      Siberia is not a forbidden nature reserve!
      Yes, let them come, there is a lot of land, everything will fit, you don't even need to stack it in a pile
      1. yustas
        +2
        November 26, 2012
        Quote: Irkutsk
        ibir forbidden reserve is not going there!
        Yes, let them come, there is a lot of land, everything will fit, you don't even need to stack it in a pile

        I agree, let them come, but we won't give jerseys and short fur coats, let them spin themselves =)
        So it's warm here =) 10 days in summer =)))
        1. +2
          November 26, 2012
          what kind of sweatshirts, 2 meters of earth on top.
          1. Pit
            Pit
            0
            November 26, 2012
            It’s not just necessary to breed their dirty ashes in our land.
      2. Pit
        Pit
        +2
        November 26, 2012
        Irkutsk, That is not necessary only in our land to breed their dirty ashes. Better to give out the sweatshirts, you look and work.
        1. 0
          November 26, 2012
          But what kind of fertilizer, they are no longer good for anything
  9. +27
    November 26, 2012
    The worst enemy for us is the internal one! Stupid and corrupt officials, "narrow-minded" deputies, recruited "human rights activists" with American citizenship, and what a sin to hide the drunkenness and drug addiction of young people!
    This is what ruins us, and the United States cultivates all this in every possible way with us, again through the corrupt media!
    LET'S HANDLE IT, WE WILL SURVIVE!
    1. +3
      November 26, 2012
      Quote: sergo0000
      Stupid and corrupt officials, "narrow-minded" deputies, recruited "human rights activists" with American citizenship, and what a sin to hide the drunkenness and drug addiction of young people!

      Hi Sergei, if you can fight drug addiction, then it is much more difficult with officials and deputies. Here it is more likely not from us, but from the president. Today, no one bothers to deprive them of their immunity, but Putin has no will. It was not officials and deputies who elected him , and ordinary people hi
      1. +4
        November 26, 2012
        Greetings, Sasha! hi
        I think the process is running! We will just watch. Yesterday I watched Rogozin visiting Posner, so it seems like nothing - wink the blow holds!
        1. +8
          November 26, 2012
          Quote: sergo0000
          , so it seems nothing - the blow holds!

          Yes, he holds a blow with Solovyov, he is a journalist. Let him prove by deeds, not by language.
          1. +1
            November 26, 2012
            Quote: Alexander Romanov
            Let him prove by deeds, not by language.

            He is simple-minded Sasha. He says that without presidential ambitions, but I read LIE on my face. And such a person, simple-read even by me, will not survive for a long time in power without punitive functions. And the presidency needs VERY great support of the people! Well, for this, in turn, you need specific cases! Maybe now with Shoigu and Putin and it will turn out.
    2. +5
      November 26, 2012
      Quote: sergo0000

      The worst enemy for us is the internal one! Stupid and corrupt officials, "narrow-minded" deputies, recruited "human rights activists" with American citizenship, and what a sin to hide the drunkenness and drug addiction of young people!
      This is what ruins us, and the United States cultivates all this in every possible way with us, again through the corrupt media!
      LET'S HANDLE IT, WE WILL SURVIVE!


      Absolutely correct! Therefore, Pan Brzezinski, echoing the "Protocols of the Elders of Zion", called and calls for the use of this very factor! Here are quotes:

      "Like so many empires that existed before, the Soviet Union ultimately exploded from within and split apart, falling victim not so much to direct military defeat as to a process of disintegration accelerated by economic and social problems."

      "Russia can have as many nuclear suitcases as it wants, but since $ 500 billion of the Russian elite is in our banks, you still have to figure out whose elite it is. Yours or ours already?"

      “Russia can be either an empire or a democracy, but it cannot be both. If Russia remains a Eurasian state, pursues Eurasian goals, it will remain imperial, and Russia’s imperial traditions must be isolated. We will not observe this situation in a passive manner. All European states and the United States should become a united front in their attitude towards Russia. ”
      1. +2
        November 26, 2012
        Quote: nokki
        “Russia can be either an empire or a democracy, but it cannot be both. If Russia remains a Eurasian state, pursues Eurasian goals, it will remain imperial, and Russia’s imperial traditions must be isolated. We will not observe this situation in a passive manner. All European states and the United States should become a united front in their attitude towards Russia. ”
        Yes, I’m better off somehow living in an empire than in a geymocratic country.
      2. +5
        November 26, 2012
        nokki,
        Greetings Gennady! hi
        Bzierzinski was cunning when he spoke on behalf of the American or Polish people; he spoke on behalf of your people! winked
        And this is their blue dream!
        1. donchepano
          0
          November 27, 2012
          Quote: sergo0000
          Bzierzinski was disingenuous when he spoke on behalf of the American or Polish people; he spoke on behalf of his people! And this is their blue dream!


          what kind of "blue" people? can be a little more detailed ...
    3. +3
      November 26, 2012
      Why fight with Russia, shed the blood of American guys.
      It is enough to put your own person at the head of it, as was done in the USSR, when the United States, having studied the weaknesses in the system of leadership of the USSR, quietly raised M.S. Gorbachev for everyone. and by the hands of the leadership of the KGB promoted him to the Politburo. Then, having eliminated Gorbachev's rivals in the Politburo - Grishin and Romanov - by discriminating against them, they left the only figure they needed - Gorbachev, who was put in the leadership of the CPSU, which means the leadership of the USSR.
      And then it’s simple: their man is carrying out a plan to destroy the state, ruining the economy and the army under the good slogan of reform. And that's all. A single state spontaneously begins to collapse into dozens of small, independent weak states, which can only dictate the will of the overseas winner.
  10. +3
    November 26, 2012
    Unfortunately for Americans, Russia is extremely resistant to American influence

    Fortunately for Russia.
  11. topitop
    +2
    November 26, 2012
    after this article, every podnik and nickname should burst into tears))))).
    and their tears will be our joy.
  12. +6
    November 26, 2012
    So you have to feel sorry for the poor Americans. Well, Russia does not crawl into the belly, but I feel like it, well, I want it ... But the video with the flag is just super! Symbolically, however ...
    1. Cavas
      +5
      November 26, 2012
      Quote: Normal
      And the video with the flag is just super! Symbolically, however ...

      Thanks I was trying! hi
      I won't die of modesty, however! wassat
  13. +8
    November 26, 2012
    "it became obvious what the Russians could achieve if they were left alone for several years."

    Golden words, pushing on 2 conclusions: earlier they did not leave alone, henceforth they will not leave alone.
  14. patriot2
    +5
    November 26, 2012
    Well, just want to believe amers. However, it's too early to relax. Our internal enemy: an official-embezzler has adapted to Russia, he must be crushed everywhere and always, like a bloodsucker bug! am
  15. Vasivchik1992
    +2
    November 26, 2012
    but rather we would be reborn and let there be less Serdyukovism
  16. +2
    November 26, 2012
    There is only one problem. Americans understand our advantages and disadvantages better than our government.
  17. +1
    November 26, 2012
    (... National savings either disappeared in the August crisis of 1998 or were the raids by oligarchs ....)
    And all of this they correctly understand, you sons of bitches, but still they continue to say nonsense: Freedom to Khodorkovsky, freedom to Khodorkovsky. Do not hell do let him sit.
  18. +2
    November 26, 2012
    Quote: Irkutsk
    Even they recognized the rebirth of Russia


    Uh-huh. Such "confessions" are intended exclusively for an inexperienced Russian user.
    Campaign, "brigadniki" were ordered to switch to amers, who fear how we began to fear. laughing Otherwise it's all about Serdyukov, but about Serdyukov with his looks ...

    What one can really be afraid of is the patience of our people. In my city, the authorities decided to raise the land tax rate by ... 21-24 times, I'm not kidding. And nothing, we endure. The air hasn't risen in price ...
    1. -1
      November 26, 2012
      What kind of city? and at the same time voice the names of the "heroes", have civic courage. And a link to the official website, where such an anti-popular decision is published, will not hurt.
      Like an inexperienced dense Russian Siberian I walk around the city, and I dangle around the region, well, I don't see the devastation. Schools, kindergartens are being built, housing is baked like cakes, production is working, mother, a pensioner, flew to Thailand for a vacation (now there), barely gave her 100 Baku ones, she did not want to take.
      1. 0
        November 26, 2012
        Quote: Irkutsk
        Irkutsk

        Judging by the nickname Irkutsk. Where are you coming from? I have lived in Sayansk for 12 years, so I can be considered a fellow countryman.
        1. +1
          November 26, 2012
          I was born in Angarsk, now I live in Irkutsk, I have been to Sayansk.
          1. 0
            November 26, 2012
            Quote: Irkutsk
            I've been to Sayansk.

            good
    2. Cavas
      +4
      November 26, 2012
      Quote: Understudy
      Uh-huh. Such "confessions" are intended exclusively for an inexperienced Russian user.

      Yeah. in English!
      In our country, everyone speaks English and reads it ... "inexperienced user" (in your language), just let me read in English, don’t feed bread, BUT let me ... wassat
  19. +2
    November 26, 2012
    And if the Amers and Britons left us alone for the entire 20th century, we would have built bases on Mars for a long time and mined minerals in the asteroid belt. Russia is a great country, just leave us alone, let us develop normally and progressively.
  20. IlyaKuv
    +1
    November 26, 2012
    Look at how he writes us and the CIS countries intimidated and small ethnic groups oppressed, I will say this to these amers: people are not judged by themselves. Our country just longs for revival and reunification with fraternal peoples, based on security reasons, well, at least the people definitely want this is what officials want, God knows.
  21. vecrud
    +1
    November 26, 2012
    Let them be afraid! But as always. The most interesting thing is that they are rightly afraid. They have two options, "either be friends" or "enemies forever". They chose "enemies forever", let them be afraid !!!
  22. +1
    November 26, 2012
    Quote: Irkutsk
    Schools, kindergartens are being built, housing is baked like cakes, production is running


    Moscow. November 21. FINMARKET.RU - The new version of the forecast of Russia's development until 2030, drawn up by the Ministry of Economic Development, suggests a radical change in the investment model for at least two monopoly sectors - electricity and gas supply. In 15 years, their needs will be paid mainly by the population, the ministry wrote.
    Gas prices for industrial consumers will grow faster than the selling prices of the main gas consumer - energy. This means that the ultimate beneficiary of this entire operation will be Gazprom, economists from the HSE Development Center believe.
    Not only the population, which will be forced to pay for the growth of gas production, will suffer, but the entire economy, believes the rector of the Russian Academy of National Economy (RANE) Vladimir Mau. Such an increase in tariffs excludes low inflation (although it is planned by the Ministry of Economic Development in the forecast). And high inflation excludes sustainable and rapid growth - the main goal of the government.
    According to the new forecast until 2030:
    Citizens will pay 70% more for electricity and 30% more for gas than other (i.e. mainly industrial) consumers.
    Electricity for the population over the next 18 years will rise in price five times, gas - 4,6 times.
    The share of citizens 'expenditures on energy will also grow - it is assumed that citizens' incomes will increase 2,7 times over the same period.

    More details at http://interfax.ru/business/txt.asp?id=27704
    ________________________________________________
    And on the question of where it is ...

    http://www.interfax-russia.ru/South/...62315&sec=1669
    The City Council of Krasnodar has increased by 21 times (!) The tax on land under multi-storey buildings, and 24 times under garages.
    With regard to land plots with individual residential development, the tax has been increased 3 times (!) Of the previous rate at the rate of 0,1% of the cadastral value of the land plot ...

    The fairest and most humane party cannot make "anti-popular" decisions ... lol
    1. merkel1961
      0
      November 26, 2012
      The meowing at the HSE, the almshouse of terry liberalism, is akin to the spells of their guru of bedbugs and K: we saved the country from hunger, the West will give us everything, we will live well when there are no pensioners, pick berries in the forests, buy a tractor for the village, etc. etc.
      1. 0
        November 26, 2012
        Quote: merkel1961
        Meowing at HSE, the almshouse of terry liberalism,

        I agree with you in this, of course, but the understudy is right, tariffs are growing, you can't get away from this.
    2. +1
      November 26, 2012
      Forecasts, forecasts ..... What has not been predicted already. Let us live - we will see, but now what to cry, while it is too early to alarm, well, if you just throw up the shit, they say the mustache is gone, and HE alone is to blame for everything, all the neighboring dogs have poisoned. If there are such attacks on the GDP, then the modern liberal elite is not in the court. And stop dividing everything into black and white, there are still other different tones, everything is much more complicated than it seems in youth.
    3. donchepano
      0
      November 27, 2012
      Quote: Understudy
      http://www.interfax-russia.ru/South/...62315&sec=1669Гордума Краснодара увеличила в 21раз(!)налог на землю под многоэтажными домами,и в 24 раза-под гаражами.В отношении земельных участков с индивидуальной жилой застройкой налог увеличен в 3 раза (!) от прежней ставки из расчета 0,1%от кадастровой стоимости земельного участка...Самая справедливая и человеколюбивая партия не может принимать "антинародные" решения...


      "beat your own - strangers will be afraid"
      Here they plan to rob for 20 years in advance
  23. +2
    November 26, 2012
    An interesting hint in the article. That is, it turns out that if the United States had not been distracted by Islamic countries at one time and had not left Russia alone, it could have "squeezed" us. Like we should now be grateful to the Islamic world ..
    1. Cavas
      +2
      November 26, 2012
      Quote: Mobidic
      That is, it turns out that if the United States had not been distracted by Islamic countries at one time and left Russia alone, it could have "put the squeeze" on us

      Well, they need to cover their ass in front of their superiors! wassat
      Like we tried, but here the Islamic world got distracted and everything went bad ...

  24. barbell
    +1
    November 26, 2012
    everything that is emetic and laxative to the staff is a balm for my soul, so I am adding an article.
  25. +1
    November 26, 2012
    There is, then, still gunpowder in the flasks and berries in the buttocks.
  26. iulai
    +2
    November 26, 2012
    what kind of devastation in Russia? I go to work (20 minutes walk) there are one or two pedestrians and I missed the mark, the rest are all in cars. To be honest, people have never lived so well in Russia. Russia needs stagnation, any reform, throws the country back 20 years. if only agents of influence, such as Gorbachev, did not come up with some kind of reforms. and if it had not been for the theft of bureaucrats, it’s scary to imagine what country they would have lived in! so the Yankes got worried.
  27. +3
    November 26, 2012
    America-know your place!
  28. Yankuz
    +3
    November 26, 2012
    I would have looked at the first video for a long time ..... :)
    1. WW3
      WW3
      +3
      November 26, 2012
      Sometimes I like to watch reruns ... more of these videos ...
  29. +1
    November 26, 2012
    You read tears of affection and hail, and hail. Siberia has enough of its own people, what the devil do we need their corpses, They will dirtiest our land so, let them throw skates in their homeland. We have lived, live and will live as we want. On that was and is the Russian Land - Mother Russia.
  30. +1
    November 26, 2012
    Quote: Irkutsk
    he is to blame for everything


    Guilty or not is determined exclusively by the court ... the most independent and so on ... according to the Constitution and according to its competence. But the fact that it is HE who is responsible for EVERYTHING that happens in HIS state is beyond doubt. There is no need to go for a particular in the form of "oh, how many cars" ... in contrast, you can cite other facts, not a little less significant, but characterizing what is happening in the country only from the negative side.
  31. WW3
    WW3
    +4
    November 26, 2012
    And the cool video with the fall of the American flag touches the reaction of the public - everyone has an indescribable delight good
  32. Bashkaus
    +1
    November 26, 2012
    Russia is the largest state in its region, and this makes senseless (at least in the current context) the proposals of the United States, of any kind of military alliance, since there is no opponent against which Russia would need to unite.

    The guy just himself understood what he said with this phrase? Yes, we really are the largest state in our region called the "globe" and thanks to nuclear weapons we are not afraid of the devil himself))
  33. Stasi.
    +2
    November 26, 2012
    The most important thing is not to relax and not be led to such laudatory articles, but to crush your internal enemies, which are worse than any external ones. The West has long understood that it is impossible to cope with Russia by force, so it is necessary to act with cunning, using the fifth column. In this he is very, I must say, succeeded. After Stalin, our state party elite got sick, fell for Western promises, and as a natural result, Gorbachev and company destroyed the country. It's time for us to act, to beat the enemy with his own weapon.
  34. 0
    November 26, 2012
    Analytical article-writing on the topic of external threats, presented in the style of a story. There is nothing worthy of attention in it. What is stopping them? It's just that we are not them, but they are against everyone, but for ourselves and for ourselves. Individuals of the highest standard.
  35. bart74
    0
    November 27, 2012
    I agree that the article is just a statement of known facts. The only thing about the navigability of rivers, I did not quite understand where it is possible there it is fully developed. We still don't have a normal road between Moscow and Vladik - wow. Every year, in a muddy road, they show how trucks stand for 300 km. But in general, the BASIC MESSAGE! we interfere! And not only to the Americans.
  36. 0
    November 27, 2012
    The power of our intelligence is ridiculously exaggerated. The same case when 10% of lies must be hidden among 90% of the truth. In this way, the lie passes out remarkably well.
    Well, what kind of reconnaissance or counterintelligence in figs? The Tsar was thrown down in 1917. Where was the counter-intelligence? During the War, the Germans knew almost everything about us, and we didn't give a damn about them. Until the anti-fascist Germans themselves formed their own resistance and went out to the Kremlin themselves, there was no one from our agents there! These antifshists are amateurs and gave us information about the Kursk Bulge. During the Soviet era, the most valuable information came from foreigners who, for some internal reason, were in general for socialism. And these foreigners also made contact themselves.
    About 1991 and reluctance to talk. I wanted to laugh when they showed a film about how ours opened a whole network of American agents in 1988. Like the CIA, kind of "badly defeated." Yeah, only then a couple of years later, this very CIA destroyed the entire Soviet Union! Not a bad exchange, isn't it? Those. The CIA itself surrendered its agents in order to promote "its people" in positions in the KGB of the USSR! It's a no brainer. You sacrifice a pawn, but the opponent's piece is not even killed, but in general it becomes yours!
    Our country was destroyed twice in one century! And destroyed from the outside with the help of traitors inside! And it was almost destroyed before the War, if not for the massive Stalinist purges of the command staff. So what the hell is our intelligence? Our intelligence is boys in short pants against these Western heirs of all sorts of Ignatia Loyall and other secret orders.

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