They just got a different tool to use than we do: They kill innocent lives to achieve objectives. That's what they do. And they're good. They get on the TV screens and they get people to ask questions about, well, you know, this, that or the other. I mean, they're able to kind of say to people: Don't come and bother us, because we will kill you. Bush - Joint News Conference with Blair - 28 July '06

Monday, May 12, 2014

Ukraine: Gerhard Schroeder agrees with Kerry, blames EU

Another fine mess EU gotten us into ...

 "The fundamental flaw lay in the EU association policy," Schroeder said. "The EU ignored that Ukraine is a culturally deeply divided country."
"The 'either-or' stance -- either association with the EU or a customs union with Russia -- was the initial error," said Schroeder. Link

The Europeans share some of the blame for exacerbating the tensions inside Ukraine late last year, according to Kerry’s version of events.
“Some folks in Europe made mistakes, the association agreement became too much of an East-West tug of war. It shouldn’t have been,” Kerry said. Link