The Amber Room was designed in a baroque style by German sculptor Andreas Schlüter. Originally installed at Charlottenburg Palace for Prussian King Frederick William I, in 1716 this incredible work of art was gifted to Russian King Peter I to cement the Prussian/Russian alliance against Sweden.
Paul Craig Roberts Worries "What Is Henry Kissinger Up To?" Authored by Paul Craig Roberts The English language Russian news agency Sputnik reports that former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger is advising US president-elect Donald Trump how to bring the United States and Russia closer together to offset Chinas military buildup. If we take this report at face value it tells us that Kissinger an old cold warrior is working to use Trumps commitment to better relations with Russia in…
PruHun. :3 The "Dual Alliance" was a defensive alliance between Germany and Austria-Hungary, which was created by treaty on Oct 7, 1879 as part of Bismarck's system of alliances to prevent/limit war. In it, Germany and Austria-Hungary pledged to aid one another in case of an attack by Russia.
Count Alexander Petrovich Izvolsky or Iswolsky was a Russian diplomat remembered as a major architect of Russia's alliance with the British Empire during the years leading to the outbreak of the First World War.