May 3, 2014

Scary Echoes of Bosnia in Ukraine

Tony Barber, Financial Times

The Associated Press

Roots lie in collapse of two multinational, federal, communist states.

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TAGGED: Russia, Bosnia, Ukraine


April 21, 2014
Remember Bosnia?
Gordon Bardos, The National Interest
Bosnia’s recent unrest should remind people in Washington and Brussels that current policy towards the region is floundering. There are a myriad reasons for this—from outmoded stereotypes of the region’s... more ››
April 25, 2014
OMG We Are All So #UnitedForUkraine
Elias Groll, Foreign Policy
So far, speaking with "one voice" hasn't done much to deter Russian aggression, even as part of a broader campaign to punish Moscow for its behavior. The United States and the European Union have slapped Russia with sanctions,... more ››
April 24, 2014
Putin's Strategy: Good Cop, Bad Cop
Alexander Motyl, CNN
Are Lavrov and Putin playing good cop-bad cop, hoping to convince the United States, the European Union, and Ukraine that Russia really is reasonable and has no aggressive intentions? If so, is this just a ploy to win time while... more ››
April 25, 2014
We Are Ready to Act
John Kerry, Kyiv Post
The world has rightly judged that Prime Minister Yatsenyuk and the Government of Ukraine are working in good faith.  And the world, sadly, has rightly judged that Russia has put its faith in distraction, deception, and... more ››
April 23, 2014
There's No Choice: Putin Must Lose
Thomas Friedman, New York Times
It would have been nice if we could have forged a compromise with President Vladimir Putin of Russia that would have allowed Ukraine to gradually join the European Union and not threaten him. President Obama tried to find such a... more ››