At some point, you’d think we’d learn. But I guess we’re not very bright people.
The problem here is, as it is in many of these Middle Eastern dictatorships, is that the solution…
Kady M.

Again, you are referring to political decisions made by an elite few, whose motives are complicated, involving geopolitical equations.

I cringe a little when you say “we” so lightly. But I do know what you mean. Our governments seem to make the same blunders over and over. Almost by design!