When the map of Europe was a virtual nuclear Battlefield.


Salmijervi was listed as U.S. nuke target  is the title of an interesting article from The Independent Barents Observer that I re-blog here. The article deals with a list of prioritised targets of nuclear bombing which were close to the Norwegian border. But the list of cities and other sites, military compounds etc. given as an … Continue reading When the map of Europe was a virtual nuclear Battlefield.

Is the EU a deliberate target of the migrants crisis ?


The debate is opened, since a while, over the surge, during 2015 and after, in the number of migrants arriving specially from Syria to Europe in the context of a terrible civil war, started 5 years earlier, in which some European and Western powers have been militarily involved. Rumours have spread concerning a scheme behind this … Continue reading Is the EU a deliberate target of the migrants crisis ?

Un partenariat stratégique est une continuité d’actions


Par les proportions de sa population et de son territoire sur le sol du continent européen, le Danemark a toutes les caractéristiques apparentes de ce qu'on pourrait appeler un "petit pays" : environ 5 millions d'habitants et une superficie d'environ 43.OOO kilomètres carrés. Mais l'histoire de ce royaume est plus que millénaire et inclut une importante … Continue reading Un partenariat stratégique est une continuité d’actions

A Russian competitor to the American convertiplane V22 Osprey on the international defence market ?


According to this article that I reblog from BelTa, following a news from the Russian Agency TASS, the Russian design bureau VR-Technologies, part of the company Russian Helicopters, which is also under the direction of Rostec Corporation, a Russian State Corporation, developed a unique model and put it in test flights in 2015. No date of commercialisation is … Continue reading A Russian competitor to the American convertiplane V22 Osprey on the international defence market ?

The “novice nuclear country” Belarus chooses a new Russian design VVER-1200 for its debut


I forward this article from BelTa, Belarus News, the Belarusian Telegraph Agency, about the choice of a VVER-1200 or AES-2006 nuclear reactor design for its first nuclear power plant, a design which complies with the European standards and norms of security. The commissioning of the first reactor is scheduled for 2016 or 2017. The Nuclear Power Plant of … Continue reading The “novice nuclear country” Belarus chooses a new Russian design VVER-1200 for its debut

Nuclear incident in the Arctic Region now explained and officially assigned a 0 on the INES : temporary Reactor shutdown at Kola (Federation of Russia)


I reblog this information originally from the Barents Observer : the water-cooled Reactor No. 4 developing a capacity of 411 MgW automatically disconnected from the Russian electric grid Tuesday morning at the Kola Nuclear Power Plant (KAES in Russian) situated in the Region of Murmansk in the Republic of Karelia. The article did not mention … Continue reading Nuclear incident in the Arctic Region now explained and officially assigned a 0 on the INES : temporary Reactor shutdown at Kola (Federation of Russia)

Devenir le leader européen de la Transition énergétique d’ici à 2050, une ambition nationale pour le Danemark


Dans son communiqué de presse du 5 février 2016, le Ministère des Affaires Étrangères du Danemark présente une étude publiée par le Professeur Thierry de Larochelambert sur l'évolution rapide, voulue par un processus démocratique, de la Transition energetique dans ce pays. en couverture : proportion d'énergies renouvelables dans le mix énergétique des pays d'Europe (de moins de 5% à plus de … Continue reading Devenir le leader européen de la Transition énergétique d’ici à 2050, une ambition nationale pour le Danemark

”Russia now stops migrants heading towards Norway” | The Independent Barents Observer


I re-blog this interesting article from The Barents Observer : Border guards are reportedly no longer letting migrants into the border zone towards Norway. Source: ”Russia now stops migrants heading towards Norway” | The Independent Barents Observer see also the Norwegian Barents Secretariat source for the cover picture : By Sk-ru [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)%5D, … Continue reading ”Russia now stops migrants heading towards Norway” | The Independent Barents Observer