Trump's belated rhetoric hailing the benefits of arms controls is contradicted by relentless US moves to undermine existing treaties, as well as by Trump's ramping up of American military spending.
The substitution of Russia as an enemy in place of the Soviet Union does not quite hold the same propaganda cachet, Moscow continues to be designated the official “enemy” – in order to justify the existence of NATO.
The presumed global leader, Washington, is losing foes and allies alike through its disregard for any pretense of probity.
The event has manifested a point of principle on which Russia is not backing down from. Crimea, Syria, Venezuela are proof of Russia’s international principled policy.
Washington is allowed to continue its criminal wars in other parts of the world because of US media whitewashing war crimes in real time.
Poroshenko and his ilk in Kiev have told so many lies concerning Russia and alleged aggression, no-one can possibly find any credence in anything they utter.
The reckless advocacy by Washington is predictably leading to a spiral of violence which ultimately could result in an all-out war between two nuclear states.
Are we seeing the gradual attempt to shut off Russia and its news media from a normal free-flow of international communications?