Posts Tagged: Ukraine
At 65, NATO should get off its new meds and act its age. It’s time for downsizing and memoir-writing, not hanky-panky in the east.
Borders in Europe may appear immutable, but of course they are not.
Fashions come and go. And this year, across the broad swath of Eurasia, fascism is in.
Sanctioning Russia may actually reduce its incentive to change course in Crimea.
The deadlock in the UN Security Council combined with Russia’s disregard for Western approval have the U.S. and its allies stymied.
U.S. foreign policy is anything but demilitarized. But where the Bush team saw every problem as a nail, the Obama team wields more than just a hammer.
Political divisions in Ukraine are more accurately explained by historic preferences and influence of the local elites than by language.
Given the limits of its power and its own compromised relationship with international law, the U.S. isn't in a position to do much about Ukraine.
Is Russia’s occupation of Crimea expansionism or a response to NATO squeezing its border?
The case of Sovietologists’ inability to foresee the end of the Soviet Union grows curiouser and curiouser.