Who is destroying Syria?

Source: The American Conservative
by Philip Giraldi

“The United Nations Charter, to which all member states are signatories and which prevails over all other treaties and agreements, states that the organization is obligated to ‘determine the existence of any threat to the peace, breach of the peace, or act of aggression’ and to take military and nonmilitary action to ‘restore international peace and security.’ The justices at the Nuremberg trials in 1946 concluded that ‘to initiate a war of aggression … is not only an international crime; it is the supreme international crime differing only from other war crimes in that it contains within itself the accumulated evil of the whole.’ The U.S. Constitution’s Article I states that only Congress has the authority to declare war … So how is it that on April 6 the United States attacked a fellow member state in the United Nations that has an internationally recognized sovereign government? That member state posed no imminent threat, had not attacked the United States, and was not at war with Washington.” (05/03/17)