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Putin’s confrontation with the West

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    The Mistral deal explained

    By Guil Sho. This article in Ukrainian The contract and problems it poses In 2011, France and Russia signed a contract in which France agreed to sell 2 Mistral class ships to Russia for EUR 1,2bn, with an option of two additional vessels....

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    Open Letter To Secretary Hagel On Military Assistance To Ukraine

    OPEN LETTER TO SECRETARY HAGEL June 13, 2014 The Honorable Chuck Hagel Secretary of Defense Department of Defense 1400 Defense Pentagon Washington, DC 20301-1400 Dear Secretary Hagel: Several friends of mine who are American veterans of...

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    What the USA must do

    By Thomas C. Theiner – https://twitter.com/noclador The United States has to lead again. The world has been a safer, more prosperous and more peaceful place when the US led the free countries of the world. Over the last few years...

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    Russia’s race for world domination starts in Ukraine

    by Vitalii Usenko and Dmytro Usenko President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia reached out to President Obama on Friday, March 28, 2014 to discuss ideas about how to peacefully resolve the international standoff over Ukraine, a surprise move by...

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    Careful Optimism or What Would Have Done (or Would Do) Ronald Reagan...

    8 March 2014 ‘I am not going to start that World War III because of you” General Michael Jackson (General’s response to the order to knock out Russian troops from the Pristina airport during the conflict in Kosovo in 1999)...

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    Mychailo Wynnyckyj: Thoughts from Kyiv on the Putin problem – 10 March...

    The Russian invasion of Crimea has put the entire global security system at risk: states can no longer count on the validity of guarantees endorsed through international agreements (e.g. the Budapest Memorandum); the principle of...

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    Russia’s endgame

    Steven Davis, March 7 Russia is playing out it’s Endgame right before our eyes. When they are finished, Russia will be the masters of the entire continent, from Vladivostok to Dublin ,as well as the masters of the EU. From the...

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    Putin Sabre-Rattling on Ukraine’s Border

    February 26, 2014, Ukrayinska Pravda The Russian President ordered his Ministry of Defense to conduct an urgent comprehensive combat readiness review in the Western and Central Military Districts, according to Russian Minister of Defense...

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