U.S. foreign aid has long fueled the poxes it promised to eradicate — especially kleptocracy, or government by thieves.
As I have documented on many occasions, even the JIT’s [‘Joint Investigative Team’s’] own ‘case’ against Russia, regarding the MH17 shoot-down, is founded upon and cites ‘evidence’ which actually disproves Russia’s involvement, and proves that this downing was instead a Ukrainian Government operation.
In contrast with the Trump administration, Merkel does privilege a clear, comprehensive trade partnership with China – way beyond a mere photo op summit. Berlin is way more geoeconomically sophisticated than the vague “engagement and exigence” Paris approach.
The U.S. Government does everything possible to hide the extent to which the military-industrial complex controls — or even has any capacity to control — America’s international relations.