Skip to comments.EU Leaders Set to Modestly Step Up Russia Sanctions
Posted on 03/19/2014 2:36:17 PM PDT by DallasBiff
BRUSSELSEuropean Union leaders are likely to approve a modest escalation in sanctions against Russia when they meet on Thursday to debate a response to the Kremlins annexation of Crimea, say diplomats familiar with the matter. The leaders seem to be backing off the harsher penalties they had threatened to impose on Russia early this month [...]
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Obama is really getting serious now, he’s threatening to sign up Putin for ObamaCare.
Juss don’ turn off those gas valves, Massa Putin!! We done bulldozed all of our coal energy plants!!
THAT would be an act of naked aggression.
Are you trying to start WW3?
And Putin laughs at the sanctions.
He’s wondering if that’s what obama meant by “I’ll have more flexibility after the elections.”
The EU is passing very minor additional sanctions as a rebuke to Russia for annexing Crimea.
It will not go beyond that unless Russia makes further aggressive moves.
Why do I feel, I'm in 1938, and Neville Chamberlain is shouting, "peace in our time!"
People just do not understand what Lord Obama went when he spake those wise words.
Our Firstman boldly implied that he would stick his head up his own ares to boldly probe the darkness.
And so he has. Allah be praised!
Sure, why not escalate a situation that doesn’t need it?
Obama and Europe are going to freeze 11 more russian citizens from seeng the movie “Frozen”, even though those 11 people already own the DVD....
A bunch of eunechs the lot of them. We need to be massing our military in eastern Europe and supplying the Ukrainians with arms.
“Obama is really getting serious now, hes threatening to sign up Putin for ObamaCare.”
That would be illegal under the Geneva conventions, and a lot worse than water boarding.
Either make a stand that matters or do nothing at all. This wimpy posturing makes them look like fools.
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