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Who’s the Biggest Loser in the Ukraine-Russia Deal?

Dec 21st, 2013 | By

It’s not Putin, Yanukovych, or even the EU. It’s the Ukrainian people. BY Anders Aslund DECEMBER 20, 2013 Vladimir Putin’s Dec. 17 meeting in Moscow with Ukraine’s politically besieged president, Viktor Yanukovych, must be viewed as quite a victory for Putin. The Russian president’s first feat was to tie financially troubled Ukraine to the Kremlin…