The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) tasked with probing the Malaysian MH17 airliner disaster in 2014 is a travesty of legal due process and justice. It is a politically motivated vehicle for smearing Russia. A vehicle designed to run and run for years to come.
In the latter half of the 20th century, no one would confuse the hard news sections of newspapers with the sports sections. However, today, on-air news reporting has largely adopted the format used by 24-hour sports channels.
The thinking expressed by Perry, Groysman and Cotton reflect the height of delusion and desperation of the western technocratic elite who have been watching their carefully planned system of controls over the trans-Atlantic slip away ever since 2013.
Just like the empty threats against Chinese state oil companies for buying Iranian oil, the US knows there is a limit to who and what they can sanction without collapsing the world economy.