The Atlantic: quarrels with Russia USA put stability in the world under danger
USA quarrels with Russia and unwillingness to dialogue pose a danger to stability in the world, writes expert on Russia Jeffrey Tayler in the log.
according to the comments of the journalist, Richard Nixon already in the 70's realized that now refuses to recognize Obama: Russia is too large, resource-rich country with an impressive stock of nuclear weapons, too technological developed to be disregarded (or isolate her, as proposed by Obama)." If Russia and the US quarrel, the whole world is under threat, " says Tayler.
He specifies as the source of the draft law, Introduced by Senator Republican Bob Corker in may called " the Act of preventing the Russian aggression in 2014. According to the expert, this amazingly reckless " the draft law, if adopted, would destroy " all that is left of the relationship between Russia and the United States."
The act, among other things, involves the placement of a permanent NATO troops in violation of the so-called " Founding act " of 1997 in Poland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, and the gain (how the text is not specified) activity in the joint deployment of Europe and NATO funds missile defense, " writes Tayler, noting that the Russian concerns on the issue of NATO expansion is justified.
The journalist believes that the centuries Putin will never agree to the ultimatum, delivered a Corker, and entered against Russia penalties At this point in time only contribute to the growth of the President's approval rating.
" The document Corker demonstrates a serious and confusing (in the light of events) confusion of how to build relationships with persistent Russia, " - emphasizes the expert.
Washington, reviews of Talera, only exacerbates the crisis situation in Ukraine, abandoning the only acceptable option is a serious dialogue with Moscow.
for reviews of Talera, to normalize relations with Russia, the United States cannot invite Ukraine to NATO, keeping it neutral status." in the end, NATO was created with one objective in mind: to resist Soviet military power " - like a Journalist.
If Barack Obama decides to refuse dialogue with Moscow, he will have to explain how the US and Europe will be for a long time without working relationship with Russia, which is an important partner in the resolution of conflicts in Iran, Syria, writes Tailer.