course the US military/security complex wants to curb an arms race in which
Russia is 30 years ahead. Will the Russian government in all its delusions and
romanticized view of the US and its vassals again be sucked into meaningless
agreements that leave Russia exposed to annihilation?
can Russia expect any agreement with Washington or any European country to mean
anything when in front of Russia’s very eyes the US, alone in the world, is
breaking the agreement the US made with Iran with regard to Iran’s enrichment
does Lavrov want to negotiate another agreement with Washington that Washington
will break as it has every other negotiated agreement with Russia since the
Clinton regime. Does the Russian Foreign Ministry find it difficult to learn
has the winning hand, but does not know how to play it. The caution with which
the government operates encourages more provocations, whereas a more decisive
policy would discourage provocations.
country that can be given an ultimatum by Israel, whose army was twice routed
and utterly defeated by a small Lebanese militia, has no respect in the West.
This is Russia’s problem. Even the militarily impotent British talk about going
to war with Russia as if that is a riskless undertaking.
long as the Russian government conveys indecisiveness and weakness in its
responses to extreme provocations, the provocations will continue to push the
world to World War 3.