May 4, 2014

What Are the Terms of Russia's Compromise?

Jeff Simpson, Globe and Mail

The Associated Press

It is clear what Russian President Vladimir Putin does not want; it is less clear what he does. He does not want Ukraine to be a member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization nor a member-state of the European Union. He will use all available means to prevent either from happening, including military threats, political sabotage and economic leverage.

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TAGGED: Crimea, Ukraine, Vladimir Putin, Russia

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