A rant from Ian Welsh that I fear will be 100% prophetic.
Who will call her on it?
Special report: Four former service members – including three sensor operators – issue plea to rethink current airstrike strategy that has ‘fueled feelings of hatred’ toward US
Filed under No Shit Sherlock!
Many American journalists authoritatively declared this to have been an “accident” or a “mistake” despite not having the slightest idea whether that was true.
When this first happened and Doctors Without Boarders started accusing the Obama regime of war crimes, I gave them/him the benefit of the doubt. Surely it was an accident, collateral damage if you will. As more information comes out…it is becoming increasingly obvious that it was in fact purposeful targeting, and yes, a war crime.
Who is fighting whom and why in Syria.
In 12 of 16 past cases in which a rising power confronted a ruling power, the result was bloodshed.
Interesting foreign policy discussion.
Please, please, give us an alternative. Who could ever have imagined that Bush the Elder and Clinton the Sane would be the good old days of relative peace?