Posts Tagged: Crimea
As Scotland considers an amicable split from the UK, messy divorce proceedings in Ukraine are convincing another unhappy family—NATO—to stick together.
How the Obama administration can make good on its stated preference for diplomacy over war.
On the outskirts of Europe people are literally dying to get in, while the core members of the EU are having second thoughts.
Events appear to be moving toward a political solution to the East-West standoff over Ukraine. But as Clausewitz once noted: “Against stupidity, no amount of planning will prevail.”
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.
NATO's next secretary general is the first with anti-war credentials. Can he negotiate NATO reforms amid an increasingly tense security climate?
Borders in Europe may appear immutable, but of course they are not.
Will Russia retaliate for sanctions over Crimea by cutting off the sale of enriched uranium to the U.S.?
Vladimir Putin has a point: the United States seems to have discovered international law only recently.