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НЬЮ-ЙОРК – Достигнутое в Вене соглашение о контроле над деятельностью Ирана в ядерной сфере вызвало ярость у сторонников силовых методов решения проблем. Граждане всего мира должны поддержать смелую попытку президента США Барака Обамы переиграть милитаристов, воодушевляясь тем фактом, что соглашение подписали не просто Соединенные Штаты, но все пять постоянных членов Совета Безопасности ООН плюс Германия.

Сторонников войны можно без труда найти и в числе чиновников администрации самого Обамы. Большинство американцев неохотно признают или даже понимают сложившуюся в стране систему безопасности, в которой избранные политики выглядят хозяевами положения, но лидерство зачастую принадлежит ЦРУ и Пентагону. Такая система естественным образом более склонна к военным, а не дипломатическим решениям внешнеполитических проблем.

Начиная с 1947 года, когда было создано ЦРУ, США постоянно вели полу-секретную, полу-публичную политику смены правительств в зарубежных странах. ЦРУ было задумано так, чтобы можно было избежать истинно демократического контроля, а президенты имели возможность всё «правдоподобно отрицать». ЦРУ свергло десятки правительств во всех регионах мира, не понеся за это никакой ответственности ни там, ни у себя дома.

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