CNN has behaved in a manner that crosses the line between petty and criminal. Blackmailing a private citizen, no matter how upset he collectively made a multi-million dollar corporation, is just plain wrong.
The summit meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Putin in advance of the G20 meeting in Hamburg is the latest expression of the Chinese-Russian alliance which is reshaping the modern world.
The United States has no leg to stand on when it comes to regime change. If there was ever a real humanitarian case for regime change in the 21st century, the regime in question is that which sits in Kiev.