Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
What you could say is that the tone of the global dialogue has now changed somewhat, and that this may indeed lead to diplomatic reassessments worldwide.

There are entire swathes of this world that are culturally macho. It is useless to provoke them. Neutering them is more effective than threatening to nuke them.

You can't be me, I'm taken

by Sven Triloqvist on Tue Jan 20th, 2009 at 04:54:36 PM EST
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