Monthly Archives: March 2014

Inside the Mind of Putin

On March 4, 2014, Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, held a press conference, answering questions about the crisis he spawned in Crimea. Echoing the lies of his representative before the UN Security Council a day prior, Putin maintained that neither he nor Russia as a whole was responsible for recent events in Ukraine. He attributed the crisis to an illegal, American-backed coup against the legitimate government in Kyiv. Continue reading