Washington, the British, and the French are caught in the Douma chemical attack lie, and there are no consequences for those governments who orchestrated hoaxes and then used the hoaxes to justify their war crime.
The breakthrough idea in the Charter is to limit as much as language can, discretion by states to decide on their own when to have recourse to acts of war. Syria is the latest indication that this hopeful idea has been crudely cast in the geopolitical wastebasket.
If the Russians don’t realize by now that the only terms on which they are acceptable to the West is as a vassal state, they are beyond all hope and will be destroyed; and the insouciant Western people, concerned with things of no consequence, sit in their stupidity while their corrupt politicians tell them lies.
Nothing Washington and London say can ever be believed. Is it possible for Russia or any country to work with “partners” who are shameless, short on integrity and honesty, and have proven themselves unworthy of trust?