Arseniy Pavlov, better known by his nom de guerre Motorola, the famed commander of the Sparta battalion, has been assassinated by a bomb planted in the elevator of his apartment building in Donetsk. The perps would have had to track his movements and set the bomb for the right time of arrival, meaning it took some surveillance and skill to pull off this hit. The explosives are said by pro-Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) Twitter sources to have been over 1.5 kilos of TNT equivalent (possibly C4).Read More
In July RogueMoney was one of the few English language alternative media outlets to cover Russia's hosting of Chinese People's Liberation Army marines for joint war games in its westernmost exclave of Kaliningrad facing several NATO member states.
Today the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) has announced the start of "Joint Sea 2016" alongside a Russian flotilla in the South China Sea. This follows Moscow's large scale military exercises on Russian territory that outnumber and out-gun the drills NATO has carried out in countries near Russia's borders. The recently concluded Kavkaz-2016 featured live firing in and around Crimea in the Black Sea. - JWSRead More