If these bleak landscapes are all that remain of true Christian culture in Western Europe, where the Orthodox Faith once flourished, what hope is there for the South, which has only ever breathed the less than wholesome air of post-Orthodox Europe?
The situation in Syria, as East Aleppo's human shields show, remains very bad for all Syrians. Although this visit was strictly non-political. It had to be clearly stated that EU sanctions, in which Ireland is fully complicit, are responsible for more deaths than even ISIS. The bulk of the Irish people do not accept that rampant collusion or that of our media, which is a crimson blight on our neutrality.
Try to look at Syria objectively. On what side should civilization be?
Since 2001 and the beginning of the war in Afghanistan, the US military has been using Shannon Airport in Western Ireland to send troops, ammunition, and other military items for deployment and dispersal in the Middle East and in Europe.
We have to look first at what NATO is. It is a parasite, which need a host. The powers in the West need Iraq, Libya etc., just essentially to rob and use them. The arms industry is the biggest industry in the world.