Sauce for the Gander

Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 09/15/2004 12:00 am EDT

It didn't get much media play, but did you notice what the Russian Chief of Staff, General Yuri Baluyevsky, said after the horrors at Middle School Number One in Beslan? He said that in future, Russia will be prepared to carry out pre-emptive strikes against terrorist bases anywhere in the world. One man who would not have been surprised to hear it is Kofi Annan.

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