Berto Jongman: Known Debt Just Doubled — BIS Discovers $14 Trillion in Offshore Debt Hidden in Bank Statement Footnotes

BIS discovers $14 trillion of dollar debt offshore, hidden in ‘footnotes’  The world’s top financial watchdog has uncovered $14 trillion of global dollar debt hidden in derivatives and swap contracts, a startling sum that doubles the underlying levels of offshore dollar credit in the international system. The scale of this lending greatly increases the risk …

Berto Jongman: Russia Considers Internet of Energy

The Russian Center for Strategic Research suggested creating ‘the Internet of Energy’ to unite energy producers and consumers in different ways. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia’s Center for Strategic Research (CSR) proposed in a Wednesday report to create an energy research agency similar to the US Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E).

Berto Jongman: Russia’s New Theory of Information Warfare

RT, Sputnik and Russia’s New Theory of War How the Kremlin built one of the most powerful information weapons of the 21st century — and why it may be impossible to stop.