The American air attack on the Syrian army position at Deir el-Zor of 17 September has caused the death of 80 Syrian soldiers and wounding hundreds more. The aircraft released their load of bombs, including phosphorus bombs and we can only imagine how the flesh of a human being is consumed by the heat of such an explosion.
FUKUS (France-UK-US), the neo-imperialist Axis, showed its true mettle in Libya where it strafed the water supply network to deprive civilians of water then bombed the electricity grid "to break their backs". War crimes? Certainly. And here they are again blaming Russia because their moderate terrorists are getting whipped in Syria.
Urgent meeting of the UN Security Council which was initiated by Great Britain, France and the US turned into attempted public flogging of Russia. Colonel General Leonid Ivashov, President of the Academy of Geopolitical Problems, commented Pravda.Ru on the issue.
President Barack Obama will leave his post in four months, which legacy does he leave? It’s the first US president who suffers from megalomania, and who is absolutely incompetent in everything. Many believe in the US that he has deliberately destroyed the country and damaged its image in the world. Is it so?
Nothing in the title is funny in the ordinary sense. Derision is a better reaction. Americans should be appalled. This is the current state of affairs for their 'leader' in the White House. The Emperor is in dire need of a makeover; he should buy new clothes; don apparel that reveals real substance; even a modicum of measure would suffice.
Jackson Diehl, Deputy Editorial Page Editor of one of the most famous US newspapers The Washington Post, claimed that ‘In the great American debate about Syria, there has been an intervention by Vladimir Putin — and it has made Barack Obama the loser'.
New Russia-US agreement on armistice in Syria was put into force 12 September. Joint Executive Centre would allow to coordinate strikes against Jabhat al-Nusra, ISIS, and others, but it didn't happen. Was such plan realistic? Why hasn’t it been revealed? Viktor Sergeyev, Director of Center for Global Issues, told Pravda.Ru in an interview.
As the US heaps blame and accusations on Russia and Syria for the alleged air strike on the aid convoy on Monday 19th September, as ever there are more questions than answers - and whatever US spokespersons state, absolutely no certainties.
The US Vice-President Joseph Biden told the Ukrainian authorities that they should fulfill economic and political reforms they had promised more actively. Otherwise the EU will lift anti-Russian sanctions.
One of the New York non-governmental organizations declared the French President Francois Hollande the Statesman of the Year. The award was given by the Appeal of Conscience foundation, which had been founded by a well-known New York rabbi Arthur Schneier.