Imaginary threats, phoney pretexts and Yellow cake.

It is a fact that today Russian jets entered Ukrainian airspace,” Power said. “Russia military action is a violation of international law. Russian military bases in Ukraine are secure. Russian mobilization is a response to an imaginary threat. Military action can not be justified on the basis of threats that haven’t been made or aren’t being carried out. Russia needs to engage directly with the government of Ukraine

Samantha Power, US Ambassador to the UN. Speaking to the Security Council today.

Especially poignant is the US making the statement that:

Military action can not be justified on the basis of threats that haven’t been made or aren’t being carried out

It was a US general who came to the UN with fake stories about mobile chemical weapons facilities (weather stations), Iraqi imports of yellow cake (a known forgery)

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