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Hot Air: Ukraine and the sword of Vladimir

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Oct. 12, 2012, 3:55 p.m. |

Russian President Vladimir Putin
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 Watching old-school power politics unfold is a fascinating activity, and no better example can be found than those played by Russia and Vladimir Putin. The current maneuvering with respect to Ukraine harkens back to the Cold War days with a decidedly modern twist – i.e. energy supplies, and in particular natural gas.

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