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Mikhail Gorbachev: ‘It All Looks as if the World Is Preparing for War’

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WW3 is near?

  • Mikhail Gorbachev: ‘It All Looks as if the World Is Preparing for War’
    by Mikhail Gorbachev, http://www.time.com/, 27 Jan 2017
    The world today is overwhelmed with problems. Policymakers seem to be confused and at a loss. But no problem is more urgent today than the militarization of politics and the new arms race. Stopping and reversing this ruinous race must be our top priority.

    The current situation is too dangerous. More troops, tanks and armored personnel carriers are being brought to Europe. NATO and Russian forces and weapons that used to be deployed at a distance are now placed closer to each other, as if to shoot point-blank.

    While state budgets are struggling to fund people’s essential social needs, military spending is growing. Money is easily found for sophisticated weapons whose destructive power is comparable to that of the weapons of mass destruction; for submarines whose single salvo is capable of devastating half a continent; for missile defense systems that undermine strategic stability.

    Politicians and military leaders sound increasingly belligerent and defense doctrines more dangerous. Commentators and TV personalities are joining the bellicose chorus. It all looks as if the world is preparing for war.

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http://www.express.co.uk/news/world/719597/Gorbachev-dangerous-US-Russia-relations

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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/reuters/article-2903749/Gorbachev-warns-major-war-Europe-Ukraine.html

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January 28, 2017 - Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , ,

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