May 29, 2014
Obama Talks, but He Doesn't Persuade
Konrad Yakabuski, Globe and Mail
The Associated Press
If Vladimir Putin indeed blinked in recent days, it’s not likely because because the Russian President was worried about Mr. Obama. It’s because of Mr. Putin’s own miscalculations, thinking slavish support at home was all he needed. If any world leader made him think twice, it was German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
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