May 22, 2014
Russia Gas Deal with China Makes It Look Weak
Rana Foroohar, Time
The Associated Press
The politics of energy are getting ever more interesting following the signing of a historic 30 year gas deal between China and Russia. The deal has been portrayed as Putin’s revenge for Western sanctions imposed following the conflict in the Ukraine. He’s sending a message that Russia has other options aside from exporting its natural resources to Europe.
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