"This extreme danger is the new global reality. If the elimination of the threat does not come from the U.S. White House, the culmination of the threat will — regardless of which side strikes first. The decision — either to invade Russia, or else to cancel and condemn America's decade-plus preparation to do so — can be made only by the U.S. President." (Eric Zuesse)
By Eric Zuesse, May 04, 2017
The key turning-point that led up to the present crisis was the gradual and increasing acceptance, on the American side, of the concept of using nuclear weapons for conquest instead of only for deterrence.
By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, May 04, 2017
THAAD in S. Korea is directed against China's retaliatory forces. It is part of Washington's preparations to nuke both Russia and China with minimal consequence to the US.
By Peter Koenig, May 04, 2017