Getting Ukraine and Belarus back would put an enlarged Russia's population at 203+ million people, making it by far the largest European nation in terms of population.
It would also reduce corruption in Ukraine and Belarus and lead to greater prosperity thanks to free trade.
And most importantly, it would create an enormous Orthodox Christian homeland.
posted on 09/29/2003 9:02:45 PM PDT
("Last time I checked, he doesn't have a vote" - Tom DeLay on Ari Fleischer's demand for Tax-Rebates)
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