Saturday, January 14, 2017

SANCTIONS: Cancelling or easing them prematurely would be a big mistake. Consistency and continuity are key to progress on Crimea-Ukraine, etc.

Cancelling or easing them prematurely would be a big, counterproductive mistake. Consistency and continuity are the keys to progress on Crimea-Ukraine, etc., for the sake of fairness, order, and stability. 

"Поспешишь - людей насмешишь". 

Russia to ISIS and other terrorist activities is firesetter - firefighter two-faced shrewd fox. 
Eliminate the firesetter part,  and there is no need to ask the firefighter for help. 

Russia sanctions - Google Search

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Trump Team: Adviser Spoke To Russia Official The Day US ...

NPR-5 hours ago
The first hint that sanctions against Russia were coming was when President Obama said in an interview with NPR on Dec. 15, "We need to ...

Ukraine - Google Search

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Putin opponent to Trump: Don't abandon Ukraine

Politico-9 hours ago
A leading Russian opposition politician and critic of Vladimir Putin has a message for the incoming Trump administration: don't trade Ukraine ...
Story image for Ukraine from Roads and Kingdoms

Bears in Ukraine

Roads and Kingdoms-20 hours ago
Riding westward on the edge of Ukraine's Carpathian Mountains in a beat-up 80s Volkswagen van, I fell asleep. The overnight train from Kyiv, with its ancient ...
Story image for Ukraine from Danbury News Times

Former Kent resident represents U.S. in Ukraine

Danbury News Times-5 hours ago
Marie Yovanovitch, U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and John McCain, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, and ...
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Crimea - Google Search

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Story image for Crimea from Newsweek

Putin's Bridge to Crimea Is Doomed to Collapse

Newsweek-10 hours ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin has called construction of a bridge between Russia and occupied Crimea a “historic mission.” He should pay ...
Story image for Crimea from Sputnik International

Asking for Trouble: Ukraine Carries Out More Missile Drills Near ...

Sputnik International-30 minutes ago
Ukrainian air defense forces have conducted new tactical drills in Kherson Region, bordering Crimea, according to the Ukrainian Ministry of ...
The Muslims detained in Crimea are charged with “violent upheaval ...
International-<a href="" rel="nofollow"></a>-17 hours ago
Story image for Crimea from Los Angeles Times

Crimean business owners caught up in pro-Russia officials' crackdown

Los Angeles Times-Jan 12, 2017
As part of Crimea's transition to Russian legislation after the annexation, pro-Moscow authorities scrutinized property rights for each land lot, ...
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Rex Tillerson: U.S. response to Russia Crimea seizure was 'weak'

Washington Times-Jan 11, 2017
Secretary of State-designate Rex Tillerson testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at his confirmation hearing before ...
Worldview: Rex Tillerson makes good first impression
Opinion-<a href="" rel="nofollow"></a>-Jan 11, 2017