Boere en Russe – Anglo-Boere oorlog 1899-1902

* Daar was redelik verbintenisse tussen die Boer en Rus tydens die Anglo-Boer Oorloë, min mense dra daarvan kennis.  Langs die Russiese Kerk in Midrand is ń kapel opgerig ter herinnering aan die 225 Russiese soldate wat tydens die Anglo-BOERE oorlog gesneuwel het.   Vrywilligers uit Rusland, het die Boere van die ZAR en Vrystaat BOERE… Continue reading Boere en Russe – Anglo-Boere oorlog 1899-1902

Siberië – Siberia

Dit is vrieskoud in die hartjie van sneeuwitjieland -  verby leeukoud.   Die koue beheer alles en selfs die koue bepaal opvoeding vir kinders, wat soms ver loop na bus of skool.  Primitiewe lewensverhale en oorlewing in die ongenaakbare koue maande van net sneeu.  In Oymyakon, the cold controls everything. The town is located in eastern… Continue reading Siberië – Siberia

Russia – Kamenka

  On the territory of the military unit in Russia in the Krasnoyarsk region (150 km to the administrative center of the region) there was a fire in a warehouse with missiles and artillery ammunition.    Russian Ammo Depot Has Been Burning For Hours After Exploding In Giant Shockwave.    Russia's Ministry of Defense sent two unmanned… Continue reading Russia – Kamenka

Russia-Zimbabwe military base

During its recent meetings in Russia, the President, Vladimir Putin, has reportedly set his eyes on opening a Russian strategic military base in Zimbabwe, as Moscow ratchets up her new foreign policy in Africa spearheaded by a rash of military cooperation and arms deals across the continent.   President Emmerson Mnangagwa, said to have reached out… Continue reading Russia-Zimbabwe military base

Zimbabwe-Russia Platinum (more platinum than Russia)

  Zimbabwe has bigger platinum reserves than Russia, requires $5bn.  ZIMBABWE has far bigger platinum reserves than Russia and the capital-intensive mining sector requires $5,3 billion and predictable policies to stimulate platinum output, the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe (CMZ) has said. According to a report seen by this paper, CMZ in 2013 already, it… Continue reading Zimbabwe-Russia Platinum (more platinum than Russia)

Zimbabwe-Russia Darwendale project

Great Dyke Investments  (GDI) , last year contracted DRA to carry out  a feasibility study  on its $3 billion Darwendale  platinum project. The Darwendale project is one of the major investments in Zimbabwe in over three decades.    The studies have been completed and there is a team now looking into the the key components of the report,… Continue reading Zimbabwe-Russia Darwendale project

Russia, Zimbabwe and minerals

Negotiations since 2012 already.  Zimbabwe is reportedly in talks with Russia for the supply of military helicopters in exchange for platinum deposits. In 2014, Zimbabwe concluded an arms-for-platinum deal with Russia worth a reported $3bn, bypassing both a European arms embargo and its lack of hard currency to swap rights to the Darwendale platinum concession… Continue reading Russia, Zimbabwe and minerals

Zimbabwe a Russian colony??

Zimbabwe in Economic crisis - various agreements were signed between the leaders Some video's said Zimbabwe is a Russian colony?? 20 January 2019 President Emmerson Mnangagwa visited Russia as part of a roadshow to attract investment to Zimbabwe. He signed a number of agreements with the Russian government as well as some private players. 15… Continue reading Zimbabwe a Russian colony??