Cannot fight back isit?
Let’s step back for a moment. NYT that purveyor of truth so long as the truth supports Hilary, her cronies and the progressive cause says
By ERIC LIPTON, DAVID E. SANGER AND SCOTT SHANE
A Times investigation reveals missed signals, slow responses and a continuing underestimation of the seriousness of a campaign to disrupt the 2016 presidential election.
And we know what’s happening in the South China Sea where China got too clever by half and kanna whacked by int’l court, while the US ignores the riles that it asks China to play by.
On Russian aggression, Mikhail Gorbachev (last leader of the USSR)
attacks the West, too, accusing it of “provoking Russia”.
“I’m sure that the Western press – and that includes you – has been given special instructions to discredit Putin and get rid of him. Not physically. Just to make sure he steps aside. But, as a result, his popularity rating here has reached 86%. Soon, it will be 120%!”
And remember all the colour revolutions in Rusia’s backyard and the expansion of Nato?
As to the South China Sea
China’s ministry of defence said on its social media account that the construction on its South China Sea outcrops was mostly for civilian use, and that necessary military installations were for self-defence.
“If someone was flexing his muscles outside your door, wouldn’t you get a slingshot ready?” the defence ministry said in a statement.
Now I’m pro US in the sense that I’m glad the hegemon is the US and not Russia or China. But that doesn’t colour my perceptions of reality or how others perceive the facts.