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Feature Article by Stephen Lendman
Shameful Rage Against Syrian Conference on Disarmament Leadership
by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)
The annual Conference on Disarmament was established by the international community to discuss issues on this topic, as well as draft arms control agreements.
Sixty-five nations comprise its membership, including warriors states waging wars of aggression, disdaining peace – notably America, belligerent EU countries, Israel and Ukraine, among others.
Member-states take turns in assuming the rotating presidency. On Monday, it was Syria's turn for the next four weeks.
US envoy to the conference Robert Wood disgracefully said "Syria has neither the international credibility nor any moral authority" to lead the forum, "given what they have done to their own people with use of chemical weapons," calling Monday "one of the darkest days" in conference history. Washington is considering "how b
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