excellent example; belgians are silly people that dont want to be dutch or french so they can have their own little country while continuing to speak dutch and french lol
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken met briefly with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov yesterday on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in India. Neither side reported any productive outcome from the discussion.
This is great, but why not W?
I remember when sanctions against Russia were young. “omg omg omg they’re kicking Russia off SWIFT omg omg omg”. I wondered along with hundreds of millions of others how Russia could possibly survive this. They didn’t even flinch. Just nothing. Today, they kicked SWIFT out of Russia, permanently. Sanctions have done nothing. I don’t understand it, but that’s our reality.