Browsing All posts tagged under »Crimea«

Putin Pushes Envelope In The Arctic

March 20, 2015 by


By Dr. Peter Brookes ~ If there is one thing you can say about Russian President Vladimir Putin, it’s that while he’s not always straightforward about his whereabouts (for 10 days), he’s straightforward about geopolitics. Indeed, about a year after carving Crimea from Kiev, Moscow is making waves in the ice floes at the top […]

Daily Digest: Two Ferguson cops shot, Hillary’s derelict security, Cotton’s constitutional grounds, and a flawed gun survey

March 12, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The germ of dissolution of our federal government is in the constitution of the federal judiciary; an irresponsible body, (for impeachment is scarcely a scare-crow) working like gravity by night and by day, gaining a little today and a little tomorrow, and advancing its noiseless step like a thief, over […]

Putin Is Outwitting The West With A Soviet-Era Bag of Dirty Tricks

May 18, 2014 by


By James Carafano Ph.D.~ George Kennan was the State Department‘s top hand on Moscow. As the U.S.-Soviet alliance unraveled after World War II, no one seemed to understand the Kremlin better than Kennan. One of his most insightful observations was cautionary: Do not think about the standoff with the Soviet Union as principally a military […]

Greens Help Putin Bully Europe

May 16, 2014 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ The Green movement has betrayed the West. It’s made Russian autocrat Vladimir Putin stronger and democracies like ours more helpless. Wondered why Europe is doing so little to stop Russia stealing Ukrainian territory? It’s not just because Europe has let its military forces run down, but because it’s given Russia the […]

Much Ado About The Ukraine

April 30, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Events in the Ukraine are now big headlines and the topic of a torrent of commentaries by experts on Russia, the European Union, NATO and related subjects. The whole thing began after protests forced its president to flee to Russia, followed by the Russian Federation’s annexation of Crimea as disputes between […]

Q And A On Ukraine: After Losing Crimea To Russia, What Next?

April 6, 2014 by


By Amy Payne ~ Russia essentially took over part of Ukraine and still reportedly has troops along the country’s border. We asked Heritage’s Margaret Thatcher Fellow, Luke Coffey, what the situation is like and what the U.S. should be doing. The Foundry: So Crimea voted to leave Ukraine and become part of Russia again. Was […]

Obama’s War On America Is His Top Priority

April 1, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ We all know that the “sanctions” Obama has placed on a few of Putin’s pals thus far and those Obama wants the European Union to impose will have no affect whatever on Putin’s decision to annex the Crimea from Ukraine. One of Obama’s solutions to protect Ukraine’s sovereignty includes giving it […]