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No mistake but purposeful policy-making

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Submitted by Ianus (Poland), Aug 26, 2011 at 17:52

Henk wrote :

"France has given victory to Muslims over Christians in Côte d' Ivoir, Now, together with other countries, they make a similar mistake in Libya".

You think it's a mistake. I think it's a well-calculated quite conscious decision that serves a larger strategic goal.Radical Islam has been recognized once again by the US as a strategic ally to beat the main competitor of America on the world stage - the Chinese and Russians - with. What are Christians in Ivory Coast or in Kosovo worth in such a global game for those power hungry cynics ? As Mahomet used to say on such occasions : "Two goats won't butt their heads about them". If you want to win your chess game as they do, you will readily sacrifice a few stray pawns.

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