March 20, 2014

The New World Order, According to Vladimir Putin

The Economist, The Economist

The Associated Press

“IN PEOPLE’S hearts and minds,” Vladimir Putin told Russia’s parliament this week, “Crimea has always been an inseparable part of Russia.” He annexed the peninsula with dazzling speed and efficiency, backed by a crushing majority in a referendum (see article). He calls it a victory for order and legitimacy and a blow against Western meddling.

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TAGGED: Crimea, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, New World Order, Russia

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