Friday, February 28, 2014

Czar Putin Shows His Hand

    So, nearly 2,000 Russian troops are now occupying Ukraine.  It seems to me, that Czar Putin is taking a few pages out of the American playbook:  Create a problem, then occupy/conquer a sovereign nation state.  Think Kuwait.  Think Iraq.  Think Afghanistan.

You and I both know that within a few months (or as little as a few weeks), Ukraine will be completely under Russian control.  Why did Putin wait to make his move?  That's obvious:  The Olympic Winter Games (Festival For Zeus) were taking place not too far from his summer home, in Sochi