Putin Comes Clean Over Crimea
Vladimir Putin reveals that he had planned the annexation of Crimea all along.
The Russian leader has finally admitted what everyone suspected but his officials had long denied - that he had planned the annexation of Crimea from the start. How can the West negotiate with a man whose word is so unreliable? But what is new about this? Russia, in turn, lays similar charges at the West's door.
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(Photo: Vladimir Putin. Credit: AP)