When the candidate who gets the most votes doesn’t win, that candidate’s supporters are usually pretty mad.
The use of force is only necessary when the consent of the governed is breached.
Our politicians and pundits are appropriating the rhetoric of peace to preserve their sordid status quo.
“Freedom is on the march in the Ukraine as rebels arm themselves with catapults and kitchen gear.”
Turkey is a part of NATO and borders Iran, Iraq and Syria. It’s a hugely import, and strategic, US ally.