Hvor er den officielle danske beklagelse og undskyldning til ofrene? Det vågne, skadereducerende diplomati lige nu? Er påstanden om at det blot var en fejltagelse den mest bekvemme? Har Pentagon ladet Danmark udføre et beskidt arbejde uden at vore piloter vidste det? Hvor stor er splittelsen i den amerikanske udenrigsadministration og var det måske derfor ikke [...]
US-led coalition hits targets in Syria's Homs province - YouTubeShort conversation with me about why I predict that the US-led bombing of ISIS structures will turn out to be an intellectual and moral disaster and that the Obama administration has neither a politico-military nor an exit strategy.
By Jan Oberg TFF PressInfo 280: Danish F16s to fight ISIS: Danish government more loyal with the U.S. than with its own citizens - A tragedy for Denmark and for everyone who believes peace is better than war…The link to the article
Responsibility for wars and killing A number of Western/NATO politicians – Hillary Clinton foremost among them – and media people have recently introduced a new ethical principle in international affairs: When A delivers weapons to B, A is responsible for what B does with these weapons. The former Secretary of State and perhaps future U.S. [...]
☮ ☮ Where Is The Passion for Peace? Yes, indeed - where is that passion? Today those of us who struggle for the UN norm of peace by peaceful means are often treated as dangerous or as pariahs. A brilliant, searching argument by professor Walter G. Moss who reminds us that (Western) statesmen of earlier [...]
Do we see a new moral principle concerning arms exports? ☮ ☮ US supplies Israel with bombs amid Gaza blitz - who is morally responsible for Gaza? - says Al-Jazeera Two points here: 1) While Obama calls for immediate ceasefire, Pentagon keeps assisting Israel in killing even more civilians. Spineless? Absurd? Cruel? Immoral? You name it. [...]
☮ ☮ And President Obama wants peace? - See him in this video and read the facts from CNN. In terms of total money received, Israel is the largest cumulative recipient of military assistance from the US since World War II. Between 2002 and 2011 Israel got $30 billion of US foreign aid of which nearly [...]