Декларация независимости от США

Джордж Буш зациклился на войне с терроризмом, особенно на военном ответе терроризму. И эту его манию отражает внешняя политика Америки. В этом году военные расходы США составят около 450 миллиардов долларов, включая расходы на войну в Ираке, на преодоление же бедности, загрязнения окружающей среды и борьбы с заболеваниями в мире США затратят не более 15 миллиардов долларов. Другими словами, внешняя политика США уделяет в 30 раз больше внимания армии, чем улучшению благосостояния, здоровья и сохранению природных условий в мире.

В 2003 году мир жил с манией Буша. Дебаты по Ираку стали главной темой международных переговоров и заняли почти всю повестку дня ООН. Война повлекла огромное число невинных жертв, примером чему бомбардировка штаб-квартиры ООН в Багдаде. Акцент Буша на одностороннем, военном подходе к мировым проблемам вызвал гнев и недовольство во всем исламском мире и привёл к терактам в Турции, Северной Африке, Саудовской Аравии, Юго-Восточной Азии.

Такая узколобая политика вряд ли может быть оправдана природой мировых проблем. Отказ от решения других задач ради борьбы с терроризмом, особенно военными мерами, не принесет ни благ, ни мира, ни существенного сокращения числа атак. 11 сентября 2001 года в США погибло 3000 невинных человек, в Африке от малярии каждый день умирает 8000 невинных детей.

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