May 17, 2014
Putin's Huge Imperialist Gamble
Maxim Trudolyubov, Russia in Global Affairs
The Associated Press
For most of the post-Soviet years, Russia has been torn by a question that haunts its people and their rulers: Do Russians want their country to be an imperialist power feared by other nations or a land whose primary concern is its citizens’ well-being?
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