"The war on terrorism gave these regimes cover to build up their security services and clamp down on opposition. China, Russia, and the United States colluded with Central Asian security services to render terrorist suspects, without due process hearings, to and from the region. The United States claimed that the war on terrorism could not be constrained by international law."
Alexander Cooly - The New Great Game in Central Asia - Foreign Affairs
- Fuck you again George Bush. How long are we going to be cleaning up the mess your administration left behind?
"And cold war kids were hard to kill
Under their desks in an air raid drill"
— Billy Joel - Lenningrad
"How can I save my little boy from Oppenheimer’s deadly toy?"
— Sting - Russians