Yep. That appeasement thingy hasn't worked to well, has it?
More like replacing leaders with Islamo-Fascists, like Mubarak in Egypt.
Now that he has “0” in a box he wants to work him over a bit more. Putin needs to be careful of who he thinks are his friends. “0” has the MB,and the house of Saudi and look where it has gotten him and thereby the US.
If everyone could just walk away from the Middle East (and just stand by Israel) the M.E would implode and everyone would be so much better off after the smoke settled.