Mr. Putin, on his bloated high horse, said the world views the U.S. as a country that relies solely on brute force. He calls Afghanistan a mess, but says nothing about how much his country contributed to the current state of affairs there when it invaded in 1980.
They say those with glass houses should throw no stones. Well, I see right through the walls of the Russian State Duma and would like to ask the world, or Americans in particular, why we should ever listen to this man?
Now, Syria is more complicated than anyone could hope to deal with on their own. And rising from its ashes is a hypocritical Putin and Bashar Al-Assad bombardment of criticism for the west. It should be taken for what it is worth: nothing.