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To: AnAmericanAbroad

The problem is that Ukraine has significant assets (coal iron ore heavy industry) as well as an enormous agricultural segment. Too it is a buffer against land invasion a traditional worry for Russia. Putin wants it all back


43 posted on 03/01/2014 1:50:09 PM PST by Jimmy Valentine (DemocRATS - when they speak, they lie; when they are silent, they are stealing the American Dream)
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To: Jimmy Valentine

East Ukraine manufactures a lot of Russia’s military components.


56 posted on 03/01/2014 2:39:20 PM PST by sunrise_sunset
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