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Double standards and cowardice still guide Western diplomacy

The Caucasus and the Palestine-Israel conflicts

By Stuart Littlewood

13 August 2008

Stuart Littlewood contrasts the West’s condemnation of Russia’s intervention in Georgia with its silence over Israeli breaches of international law and crimes against humanity.

While the fragile “freedom” boats and their courageous volunteer crews steer a course for Palestinian territorial waters in an effort to break Israel’s illegal siege of the Gaza Strip, our Western leaders are once again tripping over their double standards.
"X has invaded a sovereign neighbouring state and threatens a democratic government elected by its people,” lectures Bush. “Such an action is unacceptable in the 21st century. X's government must respect Y's territorial integrity and sovereignty."

On cue, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown chips in. X's military action in Y "threatens the stability of the entire region and risks a humanitarian catastrophe”, he chirps. “We are committed to working ... to ensure a peaceful and speedy resolution ... which maintains Y's territorial and political integrity."

UK Conservative leader and Prime-Minister-in-waiting David Cameron brands X a "dangerous bully" and urges the international community to stand up and condemn its action. He tells the BBC:

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