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After Crimea, world anxious
about next Putin move

Associated Press, by Vladimir Sachenkov

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Posted By:Zarin, 3/18/2014 5:30:37 AM

With Crimea in Russia´s pocket, the world anxiously awaits Vladimir Putin´s next move. Beyond the prize of the Black Sea peninsula, a picture is emerging of what the Russian president ultimately wants from his power play: broad autonomy for Ukraine´s Russian-speaking regions and guarantees that Ukraine will never realize the Kremlin´s worst nightmare - joining NATO. The big question is whether Putin is willing to invade more areas of eastern Ukraine to achieve these goals. For the West, it all boils down to a tough dilemma over compromising with Moscow to avert military conflict or taking a hard-line stance and risking

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 3/18/2014 5:56:50 AM     (No. 9773113)

This is a giant "look, a squirrel".. KEEP YOUR ATTENTION ON WHAT´S HAPPENING WITH THE HEAD KENYAN..

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Mainelysane, 3/18/2014 6:30:41 AM     (No. 9773129)

What´s next? Probably Alaska.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Globalwarmer, 3/18/2014 7:47:42 AM     (No. 9773191)

A militarily weak West isn´t going to do squat, and Putin knows it. We´ll never learn.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Trigger2, 3/18/2014 8:12:42 AM     (No. 9773231)

Thanks to Barry´s ´flexibility´ incompetence, every other country that had previously won independence from Russia will topple one by one and be re-annexed. Why should Putin be afraid of the fool in the WH?

Maybe it´ll be Alaska too (as a previous poster said) even tho we previously paid for it.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 3/18/2014 8:36:16 AM     (No. 9773283)

I pray to live long enough to see Putin make a play for Alaska and have to deal with President Cruz and Sec. Def. Nugent.

...oh please...oh please.......

Americans IMHO need to experience the feeling of being in a real war where their own damn fortunes and futures are on the line.

Very "Bonding".

...and we need to be re-united with each other.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mickturn, 3/18/2014 9:38:31 AM     (No. 9773407)

Hey Putie, Chicago could use some intervention...Detroit is too far gone but lots of Lib run cities are OUT OF CONTROL!

Interested in Califormia, Washington State, Mass., etc.?

What´s the difference, they are run by Communists now...

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