You can shoot missiles at a sovereign foreign territory all you want but you still won’t prevent your own country from rotting from within.
On Aril 14, the U.S., U.K. and France launched strikes against targets at three sites in Syria suspected of housing chemical weapons. This action was in response to an alleged chemical attack by the Syrian government on rebel forces – despite the Syrian government’s denial of such an attack – and reflects the [Read more]
The problem which the international community is facing is that it blindly participates in this confrontation without considering even for a moment the human consequences...
The tension between the U.S. and Russia continues to rise. Spurred by the future of the Syrian Civil War, this conflict is quite capable of destabilizing the rest of the international world. Both parties should make more of an effort to control their antagonism toward one another.
The U.S., along with the U.K. and [Read more]
[T]his crisis will not be resolved by firing several dozen missiles once a year, only to then stand idly by with crossed arms.
The West has surrendered itself to the cynicism of realpolitik.
<i>I will start with the second part of the headline: Are we a second, a minute, a day away from the last war, or are we in a burly comedy of global proportions? To be clear, I mean Trump's comedy, not the CIA’s, the State Department’s, the Pentagon’s, etc.</i>
As you know, I’ve written about the various [Read more]
Unlike the situation in Iraq in 2003, an attack against Syria today carries serious risk of a war among the world powers.