Is Crimea important for the West?

With the anniversary of Crimea annexation we hear from the West the condemnations of Russian actions, but usually Crimea is not very hot topic with ongoing conflict in Eastern Ukraine. So would you say that Crimea is more or less the lost case for the West, and maybe also for the Ukraine, and how it is perceived from Russia? Read few comments.

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James Ker-Lindsay: We are living in an era when boundaries are increasingly coming into question

Interview with James Ker-LindsaySenior Research Fellow on the Politics of South East Europe, London School of Economics and Political Science

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Canada’s PM Harper is very active regarding Ukrainian crisis and wanna go tough on Putin

Why? Read few comments.

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Sanctions are not only about Russia and Ukraine, but also about us

US, EU declare sanctions on Russian officials following Crimea’s referendum and moves toward joining Russia.

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Russia vs. Ukraine: Also a cyberconflict?

What do you expect from developments in Ukraine-Russian cyberspace? Kind of an escalation as we read reports like “Snake’ Cyberattacks Target Ukraine’s Government“?

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Is Crimea lost? And then what?

On Thursday I attended the European Council meeting and the fact is that many diplomats behind the scenes were quite open about the fact that Crimea is basically lost, but we have to drew a line here not to allow more loses. What you think about it? Would you say that the scenario that the Crimea is lost is the most realistic one? And is the West able or willing to drew some lines that might work? Read few comments.

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