Russian Ukraine Engagements Same Old Game

Russian Ukraine Engagements Same Old Game

Russian president Vladimir Putin is meeting with Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko and other European leaders in Minsk this week to discuss alleged Russian engagements in Ukraine. As fighting continues in the former Soviet territory, Russian and European behavior concerning the area is reminiscent of The Great Game, the name given to European-Russian relations in the […]

Vladimir Putin Brings Russia to Latin America

Vladimir Putin Brings Russia to Latin America

Russia’s efforts as Vladimir Putin brings Russia to Latin America would have been unthinkable just a few decades ago. First there was the Monroe Doctrine, established in 1823 by United States President James Monroe. The Monroe Doctrine declared that any effort by European nations to involve themselves in North or South America would be viewed […]

Prince Charles Compares Putin to Hitler

Prince Charles Compares Putin to Hitler

Prince Charles stirred up international controversy when he reportedly told a Holocaust survivor that Vladimir Putin was acting like Adolf Hitler, with respect to his behavior in Ukraine. In a caustic remark, the prince told the woman, who had lost relatives during the Nazi rule, “…Putin is doing some of the things Hitler was doing.” […]