February 21, 2014

A Good Deal for Ukraine's Opposition

Max Boot, Commentary

The Associated Press

The agreement reached between President Viktor Yanukovych and Ukrainian opposition leaders is about as good as the anti-government forces can possibly hope to get.

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February 20, 2014
How EU Could Do More for Ukraine
Michael Emerson, Conversation
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February 20, 2014
Very Little U.S. Can Do in Ukraine
Fareed Zakaria, Global Public Square
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Global Implications of the Ukraine Conflict
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February 20, 2014
Americans Pretend to Care About Ukraine
Sarah Kendzior, Politico
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