Russia is unable to agree with the United States and its allies about almost anything at the United Nations Security Council. Each side persists in vetoing resolutions proposed by the other. Does this mean that the U.N. has outlived its usefulness and that there’s no longer any point in its existence?
In the eyes of Washington’s allies, the biggest problem is the lack of any clear political agenda by the Trump administration in Syria.
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]
The age of American dominance is over, and Washington has much less power than in past decades.
[T]his crisis will not be resolved by firing several dozen missiles once a year, only to then stand idly by with crossed arms.
History shows a long list of wars that began 'by chance.'
The West has surrendered itself to the cynicism of realpolitik.