February 28, 2014

Putin's Ukraine Gambit

Charles Krauthammer, National Review

The Associated Press

Putin fully occupies vacuums. In Ukraine, he keeps flaunting his leverage. He’s withdrawn the multibillion-dollar aid package with which he had pulled the now-deposed Ukrainian president away from the EU. He has suddenly mobilized Russian forces bordering Ukraine. His health officials are even questioning the safety of Ukrainian food exports.

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TAGGED: Ukraine, Russia, Vladimir Putin

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