Letter: Nato, judge and jury
Tuesday 11 May 1999
However, this argument is a smoke-screen concealing how human rights abuses by Nato-compliant Balkan states like Croatia and Turkey are not only excused but actually assisted by Western policy. No one has demanded humanitarian war everywhere, but the Blair doctrine assumes a judge-jury- executioner role for Nato based on "our" moral superiority. Whose? Tony Blair's? Mine? Turkey's?
It is not human rights but Nato compliancy that decides whether you get bombed or helped by Nato in response to your repression.
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