العَرَّاب الروسي

وارسو ــ إن الرئيس الروسي فلاديمير بوتن يتصرف وكأنه أحد زعماء المافيا. ففي غزوه واحتلاله شبه جزيرة القرم ثم ضمها، وجه بوتن المدافع الروسية إلى أوكرانيا ثم صرخ قائلا: "إما سيادتكم على أراضيكم أو حياتكم". وحتى الآن نجحت عملية الاغتصاب ــ وبوتن يعلم ذلك.

بل وفي خطابه الذي أعلن ضم شبه جزيرة القرم، كشف بوتن عن ما يدور في خلده: فنظامه لا يخشى أي عقاب وسوف يفعل كل ما يحلو له. وشبه جزيرة القرم ليست سوى خطوة أولى نحو تحقيق حلمه في إحياء المجد الروسي.

وكان خطابه في الكرملين نسيجاً من الأكاذيب والتلاعب بالألفاظ، وإن كان التحليل الدقيق لهذا الخطاب يُعَد مضيعة للوقت. فالحقيقة البسيطة هي أن رئيس واحدة من أكثر الدول قوة في العالم شَرَع في سلوك طريق يفضي إلى المواجهة مع المجتمع الدولي بأسره. الواقع أن خطابه كان أشبه بعالَم شياطين فيودور دوستويفسكي المحموم الذي ينضح بجنون العظمة والشك، والذي استحضر كوناً بديلاً وهميا ــ غير موجود ولم يكن له وجود قط.

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