May 13, 2014

Was Crimea a Move Against China?

John C.K. Daly, Silk Road Reporters

The Associated Press

As with most notable events in the post-Soviet space, reality remains like an iceberg, with 90 percent of its mass hidden beneath the surface. But there is an aspect of Ukraine’s international relations prior to the annexation that may well have motivated Putin to take action – Ukraine’s growing economic relations with China.

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