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.
The sheer, shitfaced insolence of representatives of the United States of America during the Obama Presidency has been well documented in this column, the latest example being provided by one Samantha Power whose country/allies then went on to bomb dozens of troops in the Syrian Arab Army fighting against Islamist terrorists who have been unleashed in Syria by western bedboys Qatar and Saudi Arabia. Enter center stage Poodle in Chief, the United Kingdom, whose po-faced representative at the United Nations accused Russia of war crimes.
By war crimes, one supposes he meant "fighting terrorists" who have been slicing the breasts off women in the street, shooting women for wearing red jackets, raping girls before they were beheaded, raping girls after they were beheaded, impaling little boys on stakes, forcing children to watch their parents being tortured, sodomizing little boys, sodomizing teenage boys, sodomizing University students, pillaging, stealing, looting, burning property... and what did the illustrious FUKUS Axis say about that? Does the British representative at the UNO sit back and giggle as he views these scenes on his laptop?
What did the illustrious FUKUS Axis say when Israel strafed a funeral and then said "They shouldn't have been there, should they?" What did the FUKUS Axis say when Israel dropped White Phosphorous on a school and claimed "They shouldn't have been there, should they?" What did the FUKUS Axis say when Israel bombed residential homes and murdered children and then stated "They shouldn't have been there, should they?"
I will tell you what France, the UK and the US said. They said absolutely nothing, in public at least. Sure, there were mutterings in Paris and London about "something has to be done about these Israelis" but nobody dares speak out in public because Washington is controlled by the Jewish Lobby and Washington pulls the strings of Poodle in Chief and the Great Pretender to Poodle in Chief, France...which just does not have the je ne sais quoi to edge out its old foe across the Channel as chief cock...adoodledoo.
It is amazing that countries with populations numbering the tens or hundreds of millions manage to find these gray, miserable, scowling misfits, spoilsports who look like they are suffering from chronic constipation or Crohn's Disease, to represent their countries by being insulting, arrogant, insolent and hypocritical.
In face the utter hypocrisy of these three nations is risible. Remember when the USA dropped a bunker busting bomb on an underground refuge full of civilians in Baghdad? What did the United Kingdom and France say to that? Remember when the USA strafed kids with Napalm in Vietnam? What did the UK and France say to that? Remember when the USA committed massacres in Vietnam? What did the UK and France say to that?
Remember when the USA and UK, the dynamic duo in crime, invaded Iraq outside the auspices on the UN Security Council, so without a mandate in international law? Remember when they destroyed civilian structures with military hardware? Remember when they used illegal poisonous substances murdering or maiming up to a million kids? Remember when they strafed fields of cereals to deprive the civilian population of food? Did the UK claim that was a war crime? Remember when they sided with Albanian-speaking terrorists (Ushtria Çlirimtare ë Kosovës) and bombed Serbia?
Remember when the FUKUS Axis invaded Libya without any legal pretext? Remember when aircraft from the FUKUS Axis, including apparently the RAF, spent one hour this month using 4 aircraft in a persistent attack against the Syrian Arab Army and only stopped because Russia told them to? Did the UK classify this as a war crime? What did the UK say when the USA precision-murdered patients in a hospital in Afghanistan?
The FUKUS Axis entered the Libyan war carrying out military action without the convening of the UNSC Military Council, under Resolutions 1970 and 1973 (2011). Under the UN Charter, Chapter VII, Article 46: "Plans for the application of armed force shall be made by the Security Council with the assistance of the Military Staff Committee". Such committee was never convened.What did the FUKUS Axis have to say to this infraction? Nothing.
What did the FUKUS Axis have to say when the same countries breached UNSC Resolution 2132 (XX) of December 21, 1965, on intervention in domestic affairs of a sovereign state in Iraq? In Libya? In Syria?
Did the UK and USA complain of war crimes when they broke Article 3 of the Statute of The Hague International Penal Court which states clearly that one criterion for indictment for war crimes is: "Attack or bombardment, by whatever means, against undefended cities, towns, villages, buildings or houses" or "Massive destruction of cities, towns or villages or destruction not justified by military necessity" applied to Iraq and Libya?
Was the attack on the Water Supply network and the attack on the factory making the pipes in al-Brega a military necessity? What do the UK and USA have to say to that? Was the murder of Gaddafi's grandchildren a "military necessity"? What do the USA and UK have to say to that?
Under the British Home Office's own list of proscribed terrorist group is LIFG, which the British government sided with in Libya. Isn't that contradictory? Or does the United Kingdom now openly side with terrorists? What was it the Home Office said about this group? H yes I remember: "The LIFG seeks to replace the current Libyan regime with a hard-line Islamic state. The group is also part of the wider global Islamist extremist movement, as inspired by Al Qa'ida. The group has mounted several operations inside Libya, including a 1996 attempt to assassinate Mu'ammar Qadhafi". So the UK sided with them.
What did the UK say about its own breach of the Resolutions it used to enter the Libyan conflict and render the country with the highest Human Development Index to the status of a failed state crawling with terrorists? See, UNSC Resolution 1973 (2011), in its Chapter on Protection of Civilians, in paragraph 4. states:
"4. Authorizes Member States that have notified the Secretary-General, acting nationally or through regional organizations or arrangements, and acting in cooperation with the Secretary-General, to take all necessary measures, notwithstanding paragraph 9 of resolution 1970 (2011), to protect civilians and civilian populated areas under threat of attack in the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, including Benghazi, while excluding a foreign occupation force of any form on any part of Libyan territory, and requests the Member States concerned to inform the Secretary-General immediately of the measures they take pursuant to the authorization conferred by this paragraph which shall be immediately reported to the Security Council;
And speaking of boots on the ground: UNSC Resolution 1970 (2011) Paragraph 16:
"16. Deplores the continuing flows of mercenaries into the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya and calls upon all Member States to comply strictly with their obligations under paragraph 9 of resolution 1970 (2011) to prevent the provision of armed mercenary personnel to the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya;".
It would also be interesting to hear what the representatives of the USA, France and UK have to say about this short list of sample crimes they committed in Libya:
21.03.2011. Tens of civilians killed on 31st of March in Gharyan city in western Libya (video).
07.04.2011. --- NATO bombers killed 15 rebels and wounded 22 on the outskirts of Brega.
20.04.2011. TRIPOLI NATO Bombing The Libyan Arab Association For Human Rights (video).
27.04.2011. --- NATO attacked the city of Misrata, killing 12 people and wounding 5 others.
30.04.2011. --- The bombing of the Downs Syndrome School in Tripoli (video).
30.04.2011.--- NATO killed inocent civilinas: The youngest son of our great leader Saif Al arab gaddafi was only 29 years old, grandchildren of our Great Leader, Saif Mohammed Muammar Gaddafi was one year and 3 months (born on 30 January 2010) , Carthage Hannibal Muammar Gaddafi was 2 years and 9 months old (born on 2 August 2008) and Mastura Humaid (daughter of Aisha) was 4 months and half (she was born on 15 December 2010) (video).
09.05.2011. --- 600 civilians are reported dead after getting into trouble on thier boat. They send urgent SOS messages to NATO, but they were ignored (video).
13.05.2011. The 11 imams (spiritual leaders of Islam) that were killed. The imams were killed in a NATO bombing in the city of Brega (east), which also injured about 50 people. (video)
17.05.2011.---The NATO attack on Libya's Anti-Corruption Agency on May 17 was extremely convenient for some Westrern politicians (video).
12.06.2011. --- The bombing of the University of Tripoli. Death toll not yet established.
15.06.2011. --- At least 12 people were killed and two injured when a NATO air strike hit a bus Wednesday evening in Libya's Kikla city (
19.06.2011. --- 9 civilians were killed by a NATO air strike on Tripoli
19.06.2011. --- Massacre of Al-Hamedi family 15 civilians, including 3 children, were killed by another NATO air strike on Sorman
19.06.2011. --- Firetracs was bombed
22.06.2011. --- The bombing of the Great Man made Waterway irrigation system, which supplies most Libyans with their drinking water. Water for 4,5 million INOCENT CIVILIANS IN LIBYA
22.06.2011. -- Zliten - many civilians were chopped into pieces.
28.06. 2011. --- NATO air strike killed 16 civilians (one whole family killed) and more than 20 injured in public market in Tawergha east of Misurata
04.07.2011. --- NATO bombing civilian checkpoint in ZWARA.
15.07.2011. --- At least 12 people were killed and 2 injured when a NATO. The air strike hit the bus with inocent civilians in Kikla City
17.07.2011. --- Multiple urban areas were bombed simultaneously this morning. Anywhere from 60 to 75 bombs may have been dropped mostly in the areas of Tajura and Seraj, according to eyewitness reports.
23.07.2011. --- The bombing of the factory which makes the pipes for the water system, and the murder of 6 of its employees.
24.07.2011. NATO bombing cattle and poultry project in Torghae city
24. 07.2011. Libya war: NATO Press Briefing, 15 civilians are dead in Tawergha
24.07.2011. ---The bombing of the Hospital at Zliten. Resulting in the murder of a minimum, of 50 civilians many of them children.
25.07.2011. NATO bombed food storage in Zlitan.
25.07.2011. --- 20 civilians were killed by NATO air strikes in Bir al Ghanam.
30.07.2011. --- NATO warplanes also repeatedly bombed a Libyan television station, killing 3 and injuring 15.
02.08.2011. --- Law School In Zlitan (Zliten)
04. 08.2011. --- Woman and two children
07.08.2011. --- NATO bombed today the vegetable market in Tripoli
08.08.2011. --- Libya: NATO MASSACRED 85 CIVILIANS: 33 CHILDREN, 32 WOMEN and 20 MEN
And so, Russia is conducting a successful counter-terrorist operation in Syria. The Syrian war exists only because the west is supporting terrorist groups fighting against the legitimate President of Syria under international law. The west is becoming hysterical because Russian strategy, operations and diplomacy are thwarting their evil schemes at each and every turn.
The war criminals are the UK, USA and France, the barbarism is and has been practiced by those guilty of the world's only twin atomic terrorist strike and their allies.
*Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey has worked as a correspondent, journalist, deputy editor, editor, chief editor, director, project manager, executive director, partner and owner of printed and online daily, weekly, monthly and yearly publications, TV stations and media groups printed, aired and distributed in Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde, East Timor, Guinea-Bissau, Portugal, Mozambique and São Tomé and Principe Isles; the Russian Foreign Ministry publication Dialog and the Cuban Foreign Ministry Official Publications. He has spent the last two decades in humanitarian projects, connecting communities, working to document and catalog disappearing languages, cultures, traditions, working to network with the LGBT communities helping to set up shelters for abused or frightened victims and as Media Partner with UN Women, working to foster the UN Women project to fight against gender violence and to strive for an end to sexism, racism and homophobia. A Vegan, he is also a Media Partner of Humane Society International, fighting for animal rights. He is Director and Chief Editor of the Portuguese version of Pravda.Ru.
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