Russia invades the Ukraine…..

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  1. cbdolphin

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    Looks like the prezzy's warnings went unheeded, Russia has officially invaded the Ukraine.

    What are the implications of this?
     
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  2. Mark W.

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    Huh?
     
  3. 3MTA3

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    Ukraine official: Russia has launched 'armed invasion' in Crimea | Fox News

    "Russian troops moved into Crimea Friday, U.S. officials told Fox News, prompting Ukraine to accuse Russia of an "armed invasion."

    At the White House, President Obama said the U.S. government is "deeply concerned" by reports of Russian "military movements" and warned any violation of Ukraine's sovereignty would be "deeply destabilizing."​

    John Kerry is expected to write Russia a "very stern letter" unless it's possible that Putin might somehow be offended.
     
  4. cbdolphin

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    non relevant
     
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    not pertinent to the discussion.
     
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  6. spectra

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    off topic
     
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  7. parallax

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    time to send hans blix hand carrying a stern letter from the U.N.... think "team America movie "......
     
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  8. jluck

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  9. spectra

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    yeah who is moderating this?????? since it is in OFF TOPIC! Ok saw it now and why???
     
  10. Sstrand

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    My money is on Putin . . .

    Sheldon
     
  11. swoop

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    Yeah, I'm sure Putin is shaking in his boots.
     
  12. Caveman Jim

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    OMG, did O really say that America is deeply concerned??? OMG, Putin is prolly crawling into a corner with his blankie sobbin for Obama to "go away"....
     
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  13. Nick Burkhardt

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    Not really invaded. Russia moved troops to protect their bases in the Crimea. With all the turmoil in the Ukraine who can blame them.
     
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    Well at least Hillary isn't in charge of the embassies anymore.
    hope that was on topic.. speaking of totalitarianism
     
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    Putin is prolly crawling into a corner with his blankie sobbin for Obama to "go away"....

    Wow! Really? That's what I do!
     
  16. Nick Burkhardt

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    Ukraine
    [video=youtube;fzLtF_PxbYw]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fzLtF_PxbYw[/video]
     
  17. Sstrand

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    Do any of you remember an old comic strip, "The Little King?"
    I think our emperor is a poor caricature of him . . .

    Sheldon
     
  18. Certaindeaf

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    You'll have to go to the Ukraine to speak freely/use the first amendment.
     
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    "There will be consequences" . . . I may cancel my visit to Russia!" . . . Waaaahhhhh . . .Waaaaahh.
    Please Mr. Putin don't ruin my legacy!!!

    Sheldon
     
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