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March 3rd, 2014
05:22 PM ET

Putin defies U.S. warnings on Ukraine

Fmr. CIA Operative and CNN National Security Analyst Bob Baer says Russian President Vladimir Putin is determined to hold onto Crimea protecting Russian citizens inside the Ukraine and is scared an independent Ukraine would join NATO.

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  1. Beetle Bailey

    Being deployed 5 times. Going against the Russian Army would be bad. We are tired as an Army. But one thing is for sure WE are battle tested and battle harden.

    March 3, 2014 at 5:30 pm |
  2. Frederick Bronson

    What is Kerry, Obama going to do? The past few things we have started has been with little guys, we can't take Russia! And then Washington made those cuts, down sizing, now that was smart NO?? Well Obama turned out to be a street corner punk didn't he?

    March 4, 2014 at 5:56 am |
  3. Garyreginalddodge

    Me thinks Vlad has bitten off more than he can chew. Already they are calling it the Second Russian Revolution. Woe, woe O Russia. Where have you been? We missed you. We are very happy to see you again!

    March 4, 2014 at 11:39 pm |
  4. sean

    brook, i have questions for you, who sits closest to the transponder turn off switch or switches? also did this aircraft have a locked security door as in the u.s ? was this co-pilot repremended for these so called pictures and would he loose his career over them, then perhaps he took the plane out.

    March 13, 2014 at 11:25 am |
  5. sueshan1234

    Reblogged this on sueshan123blog.

    March 16, 2014 at 8:57 am |
  6. sheila

    Why can't the united states or the people that made the plane or engines turn there own gps tracking system on even though Malaysian didn't take the tracking or gps pack

    March 16, 2014 at 10:17 pm |
  7. tonybudz

    If the people of Crimea want to give their land to Russia that is their business, so let it be written so let it be done.

    March 19, 2014 at 12:36 am |
  8. IGOR

    США затратило 5 милиардов на кровавый переворот в КИЕВЕ что получила в итоге РОССИЯ 1) обозначилась 5 колонна которая и до этого не пользоаалась в народе популярностью 2) ОбЪеденило жителей РОССИИ ведь вы привели к власти в УКРАИНЕ фашистов а в РОССИИ никто и никогда не забудет вторую мировую войну и сколько народу погибло от рук фашистов и их приспешников 3)Не надо удивляться что УКРАИНА разваливается с фашистами никто жить не хочет 4)РОССИЯ никогда не начинала войн она их заканчивала

    March 19, 2014 at 11:40 pm |

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