Monday, 07 April 2014 12:36
by Adil E. Shamoo
In his speech in Brussels on March 26, President Barack Obama refuted Vladimir Putin’s assertions regarding the wrongs of the U.S. invasion of Iraq. Rhetoric aside, the Russian president has no moral standing for the invasion and annexation of Crimea. Nevertheless it is important to look at Obama’s own moral arguments in justifying an invasion that a majority of U.S. citizens regard as a major U.S. foreign policy disaster.