The Folly of Sanctions

Many people have the misconception that sanctions are an effective means to encourage a change of behavior in another country without war.  However, imposing sanctions and blockades are not only an act of war according to international law, they are most often the first step toward a real war starting with a bombing campaign.  Sanctions were the first step in our wars against Iraq and Libya, and now more sanctions planned against Syria and Iran are leading down the same destructive path.

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