Eastern Europe: Don’t Sanction Putin | Bloomberg View

Putin, with his nostalgia for the Soviet past, isn’t going to be deterred by mere economic difficulties, just as Soviet leaders and their vassals were not. The scars of that kind of thinking are still visible throughout eastern Europe — in the joyless concrete buildings, the abandoned factories, the rural desolation.

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