No Role For US Military In Ukraine Crisis: McCain

No Role For US Military In Ukraine Crisis: McCain

Via AFP:

Defense hawk Senator John McCain stressed Monday that deployment of US military force to Ukraine remained unthinkable, but said President Barack Obama nevertheless has failed to stand up to Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.

McCain has spent days criticizing Putin's aggression in Ukraine, Europe's worst standoff since the Cold War, with the veteran American lawmaker arguing that Russia's president seeks to use unrest in the key former Soviet republic as a pretext to reassert Russian dominance there.

"It's a blatant act on the part of Vladimir Putin and one that must be unacceptable to...

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