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Is Europe angry now?
Chicago Tribune, by Editorial

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Posted By:MissMolly, 7/22/2014 5:06:39 AM

"If anyone had the illusion that this was only happening in Ukraine, that it had nothing to do with our common concerns — now we can see all these victims from the West." —Linas Linkevicius, foreign minister of Lithuania The destruction of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was not a tragedy but a crime, and the aftermath has compounded wanton slaughter with cruel delay, confrontation and confusion. As of Sunday, four days after the crash, some bodies were still in bags at the crash site in eastern Ukraine, decomposing in the heat. Their destination was unresolved, as the pro-Russian separatists who control the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 7/22/2014 5:21:12 AM     (No. 9934757)

I see from the article that Obama and Co. get the most credit, albeit lukewarm. The writer talks as if Cameron and the rest of Europe are doing no better than Obama. That is certainly untrue. Please see, for example, "We´ll freeze Russian billions, furious Cameron warns Putin over jet outrage and tells him: ´You have contributed to an appalling tragedy,´" at

http://www.lucianne.com/thread/?artnum=793424

and please also see: "Don´t sell your warships to Putin: David Cameron urges France to axe arms deal as he calls for economic cold war," at

http://www.lucianne.com/thread/?artnum=793557

There are other articles about British and European reactions but those two should suffice to show the Chicago Tribune´s obvious bias (not that we didn´t already know that). Cameron has been working on economic sanctions almost from the beginning.

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