March 3, 2014

The Most Seismic Geopolitical Events Since 9/11

Ian Bremmer, Business Insider

The Associated Press

A big part of the problem is that Russia is a declining power, and it’s in the West's best interest to let that slowly play out over time. But the recent response on Ukraine pushed too hard, prompting President Vladimir Putin to retaliate with a decisive response. To say the US-Russia relationship is presently broken is an understatement. Going forward, there are three central questions that should prove most interesting.

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TAGGED: United States, U.S. Foreign Policy, Syria, China, Crimea, Russia, Ukraine, 9/11

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