Posts Tagged: Ukraine
Nothing underscores the need to keep a channel open on arms control than a crisis like Ukraine.
If Russia intensifies its presence in Ukraine, U.S. will face pressure from NATO allies to react.
Russia has come a long way from military operations in which casualties to civilians were of little concern.
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.