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Feature Article by Stephen Lendman
New US Anti-Russia/China Initiatives
by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)
Last week — in addresses to the right-wing Heritage Foundation and US Army Conference — US war secretary Mark Esper called for increased military spending.
At a time when Washington's only enemies are invented, not real, and the US spends more on militarism and aggression than all other nations combined — including its bloated black budgets — Esper wants more.
He falsely accused Russia and China of "undermin(ing) international rules and norms and us(ing) coercion against other nations for their own benefit (sic)."
He lied accusing their ruling authorities of "violat(ing) the sovereignty of states (to) shift the balance of power" — a US, NATO Israeli specialty, not how Russia and China operate.
He cited "strategic threats" to US national security that don't exist — n
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