March 21, 2014
Putin's Right: The West Is Out to Get Russia
Eamonn McCann, Irish Times
The Associated Press
Putin is right that the main motivation of the US and Nato has been to encircle and enfeeble his country. It might be a close run thing, but in this instance Russia has more right on its side than the West – which is the same thing as saying, more simply, that Putin and Russia are right.
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