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03 March 2014

IB Global Politics: (more) readings and resources on Crimea

via Russia and Ukraine: The military imbalance. (2014, March 03). The Guardian. Retrieved from http://www.theguardian.com/world/graphic/2014/mar/03/russia-ukraine-military-imbalance-graphic

Live coverage and background
 Ukraine crisis. (2014). BBC News. Retrieved from http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-26413953

Analysis
Coalson, R. (2014, February 28). The Crimean crisis we should have seen coming. The Atlantic. Retrieved from http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/02/the-crimean-crisis-we-should-have-seen-coming/284153/ 
Friedman, U. (2014, March 3). Putin's playbook: The strategy behind Russia's takeover of Crimea. The Atlantic. Retrieved from http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/03/putins-playbook-the-strategy-behind-russias-takeover-of-crimea/284154/ 
Giles, K. (2014, March 3). Russia will take whatever it can. Chatham House. Retrieved from http://www.chathamhouse.org/media/comment/view/197798?dm_i=1TY5,28GN2,BHZIAT,83C7G,1 
Hudson, J. (2014, March 3). White house considering sanctions measures against Russia. Foreign Policy. Retrieved from http://thecable.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2014/03/03/white_house_considering_sanctions_measures_against_russia 
Maness, R., & Valeriano, B. (2014, March 3). Russia's coercive diplomacy against Ukraine: The power politics story. Duck of Minerva. Retrieved from http://www.whiteoliphaunt.com/duckofminerva/2014/03/russias-coercive-diplomacy-against-ukraine-the-power-politics-story.html 
Marvin, T. (2014, March 3). The crisis in Crimea. Political Violence at a Glance. Retrieved from http://politicalviolenceataglance.org/2014/03/03/the-crisis-in-crimea
McMahon, R. (2014, March 01). Issue guide: Crisis in Ukraine's Crimea. Council on Foreign Relations. Retrieved from http://www.cfr.org/ukraine/issue-guide-crisis-ukraines-crimea/p32516 
Motyl, A. J. (2014). How far will Putin go? Foreign Policy. Retrieved from http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2014/03/01/putin_russia_ukraine_intervention_war
Mycio, M. (2014, March 1). Vladimir Putin Is miscalculating how easy it will be to control Crimea. Slate Magazine. Retrieved from http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/foreigners/2014/03/vladimir_putin_s_crimean_mistake_the_russian_president_is_miscalculating.html