For Moscow, Talks Are About Sowing Discord, not Solving Conflicts

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Baev, Pavel K. (2016) For Moscow, Talks Are About Sowing Discord, not Solving Conflicts, Eurasia Daily Monitor.

​​Containment is a costly and often unpopular strategy, and the Western allies’ periodic shortcuts for opting out are legitimated by quite reasonab​​le suggestions for “understanding” Putin’s rationales. He counts o​​n this Western timidity dressed as political realism.

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Pavel K. Baev

Pavel K. Baev

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