Scott Ritter’s Switcheroo: “Why I radically changed my overall assessment”, by Mike Whitney – The Unz Review

….. the conflict in Ukraine is not a just regional skirmish between two quarrelsome neighbors, nor is it a proxy-war between NATO and Russia. No. Ukraine is the first phase of a broader plan for crushing Russia, collapsing its economy, removing its leaders, seizing its natural resources, splintering its territory, and projecting US power across Central Asia to the Pacific Rim. Ukraine is about hegemony, empire, and pure, unalloyed power. Most important, Ukraine is the first battle in a Third World War, a war that was concocted and launched by Washington to ensure another unchallenged century of American primacy.

Scott Ritter’s Switcheroo: “Why I radically changed my overall assessment”, by Mike Whitney – The Unz Review