Tag: Sarajevo

Balkans, Opinions

Sarajevo, 1995 and Damascus, 2013: The use of mass attack deception to decide wars

In August 1995, Western governments, and particularly the Bill Clinton White House, were in great quandary. The negotiations with the Serbs were going well as President Slobodan Milosevic was demonstrating unprecedented flexibility and accepting virtually all the demands put forward by the West. Hence, it was becoming politically and legally impossible for the U.S.-led West to launch the NATO military […]