The American newspaper “The Hill” said that the West had made a mistake by ignoring what was stated in Russian President Vladimir Putin’s speech at the Munich Security Conference in 2007.
The author of the article, politician and expert Harlan Ullmann, said that the leader of Russia in his speech at the time stressed the need to adhere to a multipolar world order.
Ullmann said, “Putin made angry remarks at the Munich Security Conference against the United States and the expansion of NATO, which is the only pillar of power.”
The author of the article added that he sees the Russian President’s reaction to the thesis of Western leaders as “disrespectful”.
“Putin has clearly decided that the United States and NATO are showing disrespect and ignoring their statements, which heightens his dissatisfaction with their arrogant attitude towards Russia,” Ullman said.
It has been 15 years since Putin delivered his famous speech at the Munich Security Conference, in which he strongly criticized US foreign policy and the idea of a unipolar world order, and strongly opposed plans to expand NATO. and deploy U.S. missile defense facilities in the East. Europe.
Russia’s presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that after the speech in Munich earlier, the West had a chance to understand that the world’s unipolar system has no horizon and no future, but they did not listen and this gave- life in the world. “Dangerous line”.
Source: RIA Novosti
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