Wartime Lies

Beinart, Peter
October 2001
New Republic;10/15/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 16, p6
Comments on the war against terrorism in the light of international relations between Russia and the West. Position of Russia on Chechnya and its relevance for the U.S. and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization allies; Suggestion that the U.S. must remain silent on Russia's actions in Chechnya in order to obtain its help in the war on terrorism; Discussion on how Islam was not a big factor in the nationalist movement in Chechnya; Criticism of the idea that Russia is seriously concerned about international terrorism.


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