Boris Altshuler: My Answer to Putin

posted 16 Sep 2013, 01:20 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 16 Sep 2013, 01:39 ]
14 September 2013 

By Boris Altshuler

Letter to the editor of The New York Times

It can only be welcomed that Vladimir Putin in his article of 11 September 2013 in The New York Times speaks about possible Russia-US cooperation in stopping the bloodshed in Syria, in the framework of the UN Security Council in particular. And it is sad to remember that for more than two years of conflict, Russia vetoed in the UN Security Council all proposals for action aimed at stopping this bloodshed. As a result, there are now one million child refugees fleeing the escalating Syria conflict. [Read more]