Does this sound like a diplomat or someone suffering serious pathology?
It is the height of stupidity to tell any head of state to “get out of the way.”
What if the head of an African, European or Asian country told the U.S. secretary of state, the defense secretary, or U.S. president it is time for this official to “get out of the way?” What hubris! Neither has the U.S. this right in relation to other nations. It is also abundantly clear to most of the thinking world that U.S. officials who spend their time running for office rather than thoughtfully governing care nothing for the “universal rights and dignity” of the people of the United States let alone rights and dignity of other peoples and nations whom they clearly hold in contempt.
Under U.S. threat
From its love of Syria to its championing human rights and democracy for Iraqis
- “The situation was extremely bad.
- “Everything was bad.
- “Services were really bad.
- “There was no electricity while the temperature was more than 125 when I was there.
- “Water supplies were not consistent.
- “All government services were not working.
- “Healthcare and education were dysfunctional.
- “The political process is completely dysfunctional and many important ministries have not yet been filled.…”
AFRICA, THE HORN
In the article “An Island of Food in Africa’s Horn of Hunger,” independent western journalist Thomas C. Mountain writes, “The Horn of Africa may be the Horn of Hunger for millions, but in the midst of all the drought, starvation and suffering there lives and grows an island of food security — little Eritrea and its five million people.
More than three million Somalis are at risk of starvation.
Foreign troop casualties in Afghanistan have risen steadily since the war began in 2001. More than 2,683 U.S.-led soldiers, according to most reported official figures, have died in Afghanistan. Despite the presence of about 150,000 U.S.-led foreign forces, “the security situation remains fragile in Afghanistan.”
Of course, we know the U.S. is engaged in far more than two major missions of aggression.
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