April 16, 2014

Playing Putin's Game

Walter Russell Mead, The American Interest

The Associated Press

It’s time to start thinking strategically about how to deal with Vladimir Putin in a post-Crimea world.

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TAGGED: Europe, Ukraine, Crimea, Russia, Vladimir Putin

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