July 19, 2014

Put the Bullseye on Putin

David Kramer, The American Interest

The Associated Press

The tragedy of MH17 should be a wake-up call to Western leaders to stop dragging their feet and to take decisive action now.

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TAGGED: Vladimir Putin, Russia


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