Israel would never have gotten into this Iran mess to begin with had IL obeyed the law, as Israel's top legal advisor made clear to his government in 1967: UN Charter, 4th Geneva Convention abolish land grab via war ?The evidence strongly suggests that Israel is determined to create facts on the ground amounting to de facto annexation. Annexation of this kind, known as conquest in international law, is prohibited by the Charter of the United Nations and the Fourth Geneva Convention,? he adds, calling for it to be condemned as unlawful annexation. http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=8409&Cr=middle&Cr1=east See also "Defending the West" by James Gow, 2005, pg. 50 in Google books. Google "territorial expansion" with "United Nations".
U.S. Defense Secretary Carter: Russia escalating Syria war by targeting moderates (Reuters)
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