Dr Helmut Hubel is a retired Professor of International Relations at the Friedrich Schiller University of Jena/Germany. He held Visiting Professorships in the USA, Finland and the Ukraine and spent many visits to Russia and Israel. His areas of specialization, documented in numerous books and articles, were the European Union, Soviet Union/Russia, Ukraine, Northern Europe, Israel and the USA. He now lives with his wife in Cheltenham and Stuttgart.
Dr Helmut Hubel explains how the West's support of Israel has betrayed the Palestinian Arabs - be it because of...Read more
Now that Finland has joined NATO, on 4 April 2023, Helmut updates his November 2022 article and wonders whether Ukraine...Read more
German Chancellor Scholz’s behaviour in eventually agreeing to send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine has spawned a new word in...Read more
As Germany’s Chancellor Scholz hesitates to deliver Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine, Helmut Hubel asks where is ‘Germany’s Churchill’ to...Read more
Our Russia expert calls out the 'Independent' Russia 'specialist' for defending Putin's aggression in Ukraine. Mary Dejevsky writes nonsense!Read more
We can only hope that Western support of Ukraine will remain strong, that they will not have to experience Finland’s...Read more
Helmut gives Vladimir Putin the patronym 'Adolfovich' to reflect his similarity with Adolf Hitler, especially as an expansionist.Read more
Russia's War Crime in Bucha is reported in Russia as 'staged by Ukrainian fascists' but how can they keep up...Read more
The post-war model which Germany has followed of a 'trading state' and a 'civilian power' has been shattered by Russia's...Read more
A civilian airliner was forced to land in Minsk to catch a prominent Belarussian dissident, Roman ProtasevichRead more
Helmut Hubel reports on legendary conductor Sir Simon Rattle's relocation to GermanyRead more
Siemann argues that Trump had a clear goal: to stir up violence and to proclaim a state of emergency in...Read more
Russia in the 1990s changed and people asked how much it could change. Now we have a person in charge...Read more
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