February 21, 2014
Russia and U.S. Have Both Botched Ukraine
Simon Tisdall, The Guardian
The Associated Press
If the outline peace deal reportedly reached between Ukraine's government and opposition can be made to stick, credit will be due to European negotiators rather than Russia and the US; the two erstwhile cold war rivals' competing interests have done so much to turn the country into a geopolitical, as well as physical, battleground.
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