We destroy the beauty of the countryside because the un-appropriated splendors of nature have no economic value. We are capable of shutting off the sun and the stars because they do not pay a dividend. — John Maynard Keynes
By Anatol Lieven
This article in the Financial Times is the most sensible I've read so far about this conflict.
Also see this by Gregory Djerejian in his blog "The Belgravia Dispatch." Well worth reading.
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