The Aussie has it right!
First-rate analysis, especially of the natural resources Novorossia has at its disposal, compared to the rest of Ukraine.
Western policy has, once again, failed miserably – unless they unleash huge military forces – in which case it will be war with Russia. They are left with a failed state – like Libya.
This should be seen in conjunction with the excellent analysis from the Saker.
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