December 10, 2013

Obama Should Back Ukraine's Opposition

Benny Avni, New York Post

The Associated Press

Vitaly Klitschko, a top leader of the opposition in Ukraine, could help us turn the tables on Russian President Vladimir Putin, and even regain some of our sorely depleted global respect.

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