Rakety, ropa a opětovně rozdělená Evropa

Jako by situace v Evropě nebyla po francouzském a nizozemském „ne“ ústavě Evropské unie dost špatná sama o sobě, ohrožuje dnes soudržnost Evropy nové rozdělující téma. Spojené státy chtějí zřídit systém protiraketové obrany, který má chránit Ameriku a některé části Evropy před raketami z Blízkého východu. Americké rakety mají být umístěny v Polsku a radarový systém má vzniknout v České republice.

Rusko je plánem USA rozlíceno. Prezident Vladimir Putin přednesl minulý měsíc na mnichovské konferenci o bezpečnostní politice plamenný projev namířený proti tomuto projektu. Zástupci USA byli zmateni, Evropané šokováni.

Dnes USA tvrdí, že dosáhly s Polskem a Českou republikou dohody, podle níž budou zkoumat konkrétní detaily rozmístění nezbytných obranných systémů. Evropa je šokována znovu: zdá se, že dvě velké mocnosti studené války neberou Brusel vážně.

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