July 18, 2014

Don't Let Some Thug in East Ukraine Start a War

Adam Garfinkle, The American Interest

The Associated Press

What has happened today is certainly a tragedy in human terms, but we need not, and should not, allow emotions to misguide us into making it into a political tragedy as well. If we’re not going to go to war over Crimea or Ukraine, we should certainly not stumble in that direction because some nitwit thug in eastern Ukraine mistakenly shot down a civilian aircraft with a weapon he never should have been given in the first place.

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TAGGED: Ukraine, Russia, MH17

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