Guilty until proven innocent (again): UN report on alleged Russian ‘war crimes’ in Syria is based on ‘We Say So’ & unnamed sources

March 7, 2020, RT.com -Eva Bartlett A UN-mandated report, which accuses Russia of war crimes in Syria, heavily relies on anonymous sources and lacks evidence, but also smacks of deliberate disinformation that is halting the eradication of terrorism in Idlib. Earlier this week, the The Independent International Commission of Inquiry into the Syrian Arab Republic… Read More Guilty until proven innocent (again): UN report on alleged Russian ‘war crimes’ in Syria is based on ‘We Say So’ & unnamed sources

Thomas Röper on His “Anti-Spiegel” Writings, and on Life in Russia vs. Russophobic Stereotypes

Thomas Röper is the creator of the Anti-Spiegel, a website that examines content produced by the German news site Der Spiegel for lies or misinformation. We discuss his work, and also life in Russia, where he has lived for over 20 years. Worthwhile listening for those wondering if perhaps the 24/7 anti-Russia rhetoric emanating from… Read More Thomas Röper on His “Anti-Spiegel” Writings, and on Life in Russia vs. Russophobic Stereotypes

Media have been spreading propaganda against Syria for years – journalist

Dec 31, 2019, RT America: “Fallout continues from recent Wikileaks revelations, which confirmed that the OPCW had been pressured to alter its report to cover up evidence about the alleged April 2018 chemical attack in Douma, Syria. Investigative journalist and on-the-ground reporter Eva Bartlett joins In Question to discuss.” * I thank Robert Thorpe for… Read More Media have been spreading propaganda against Syria for years – journalist

Some of my travels in Crimea this August, where everyone I spoke with supported the 2014 referendum to join Russia, or as they said: return to Russia. Beautiful peninsula, visit if you can! My article on traveling around Crimea, and what the people I was meeting had to say on life pre & post referendum… Read More

Return to Russia: Crimeans Tell the Real Story of the 2014 Referendum and Their Lives Since

Eva Bartlett traveled to Crimea to see firsthand out how Crimeans have fared since 2014 when their country reunited with Russia, and what the referendum was really like. October 9, 2019, Mint Press News SIMFEROPOL, CRIMEA — In early August I traveled to Russia for the first time, partly out of interest in seeing some… Read More Return to Russia: Crimeans Tell the Real Story of the 2014 Referendum and Their Lives Since

Views of Sputnik Representatives on West’s Smearing & Censoring of Russian Media

When in Moscow in August, I met Victoria Polikarpova, head of the International News Desk at Sputnik News, and Daria Gerasina, head of the English language newswire. Victoria was showing me around Sputnik and we got to speaking about the reflexive Russiophobic reaction some people have when it comes from news emanating from Sputnik (or… Read More Views of Sputnik Representatives on West’s Smearing & Censoring of Russian Media

Crimean MP: “Crimea Under Ukraine Was Robbed”

In Simferopol, Crimea, in August, I met with Yuri Gempel, a Member of Parliament, and the Chairman of the Standard Commission on Inter-Ethnic Relations of the Parliament of Crimea. Excerpt from our conversation: “Crimea, under Ukraine, was robbed,” Gempel says. “Everything was taken by the government and representatives of the ruling elite of Ukraine. For… Read More Crimean MP: “Crimea Under Ukraine Was Robbed”

MintPress Sits Down with Russia’s Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharova

Russia’s Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharova weighs in on Syria, Crimea, the Moscow protests and more. September 12, 2019, MintPress News Moscow— In a simple meeting room at the Russian Foreign Affairs Ministry building, Russia’s Foreign Affairs Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova gave me a generous hour of her time in a conversation peppered with bemused… Read More MintPress Sits Down with Russia’s Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharova

Interview with Maria Zakharova, coming soon!

  EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Stay tuned for @MintPressNews journalist @EvaKBartlett's exclusive interview with Maria Zakharova, spokeswoman for Russia's Foreign Ministry, who says the US has been interfering in Russia. pic.twitter.com/5Hjguh2bdX — MintPress News (@MintPressNews) September 4, 2019 I am very pleased that my interview & conversation with Maria Zakharova will be published soon on MintPress News.… Read More Interview with Maria Zakharova, coming soon!