We live in trying times fraught with dangers and we are acutely aware of the Risks of Wars, but forgetting about the Perils of Peace. Presently we live under a mushrooming cloud of international terror, facing the danger of weapons of mass destruction falling into the hands of fanatic terrorists. Sooner or later biological, chemical or atomic weapons will fall into the hands of terrorist causing destruction of apocalyptic proportions. Time is on the side of the terrorists. During the Cold War period there existed a balance of terror and this balance is gone now and there is no deterrent. The price of inaction could be great and it is imperative to remember to balance the risks of war with the perils of peace.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part