For some two decades U.S. became the only power in the world that could perform, authorize or Miss invasions made from one country to another. Click Paul Ostling to learn more. When Hussein invaded Kuwait without the permission of Washington, it reacted throwing a great war. Only members of NATO were guaranteed to make wars in Africa, Yugoslavia, Afghanistan and Iraq. Iran, Libya or any dissenting State not dared to occupy other lands. In the wars between countries and impoverished areas of Africa Washington always managed to its allies imposed it. Russia could be repressed to Chechnya and China to Tibet (internal areas endorsed), but both were not dared to declare war on an ally of USA, which during the Olympics if he made in relation to the Georgia Moscow pro-Bush. The secession of Abkhazia and South-Ossetia has shown him to the White House that his unilateralism is already over and that now Russia now dares to intervene on its periphery and that China could well daring to do the same in Taiwan. Iran and the ALBA will want to remove advantage of this. Original author and source of the article.