Alexander Maistrovoy

 FreePressers Staff

Drang nach Osten. In the name of Allah!

By Alexander Maistrovoy Had anyone of the European monarchs, grandees or pontifices of the XVth century ever heard a word “Prussia”? Unlikely. Stuck in the Baltic bogs between Russia and Poland, Prussia, the miserable successor to the Teutonic Order, the obedient vassal of proud Poland (Rech Pospolita), hopelessly vegetated on the boondocks of Europe. Could anyone […]

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Iran's apocalyptic window of opportunity: What will the mullahs do with the bomb?

Iran's apocalyptic window of opportunity: What will the mullahs do with the bomb?

By Alexander Maistrovoy The question is not whether Iran will get a nuclear weapon; it is about where and against whom it will use it. Is the civilized community ready to reconcile with the Iranian nuclear bomb? There is only one answer to the question: It is, because it has no other options. Years of peace […]

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The peace un-process: One Israel, three civilizations

By Alexander Maistrovoy Clinton’s words that Russian-speaking Israelis are an obstacle to reaching peace can be understood in different ways. But excluding their emotional component, it is necessary to recognize: the immigrants from the former Soviet Union are most opposed to the peace process (or what is implied by this term). Let’s look at the root […]