February 5, 2014

Putin Doctrine Brings Civil War to Ukraine

Kirill Rogov, Eurozine

The Associated Press

A surge of state violence and the subsequent curtailment of citizens' right to protest, combined with an expansion of the authorities' right to use force: Kirill Rogov reveals how the "Putin doctrine" previously applied to protests in Russia brought Ukraine to the brink of civil war.

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TAGGED: Ukraine, Russia, Vladimir Putin

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