Watch as Putin Moves into south Black Sea—put pressure on Turkey (maybe get Hagia Sophia back as a church). Russia will become the good friend of the Slavic Peoples once again. Watch as he moves into Africa and South America.
Thank you for the maps, that confirmed my suspicions.
Reading the 1980 Soviet map. got me to laughing. Here is why:
In the R.E.H. storyline, that became part of the chronicler’s ongoing voice-over, of Conan the Barbarian, he was “sent to Khitai”, to learn culture, swordsmanship, and a few other things. In Russian, Red China is ‘kitai’! The R.E.H. stories were written in the ‘30’s. That is remarkable.