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The Crimean Fossil Dowry

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Two Pentagon insiders make the case that the West screwed-up majestically with their sponsored Maidan-coup. The coup triggered the Crimeans to seek refuge in the Russian Federation. Under-reported so far is that they potentially took a considerable gift with them:

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By absorbing the Crimea, Russia automatically gained control over a much larger area of the Black Sea for oil and gas exploration and exploitation, all at the expense of the Ukraine.

[counterpunch.org] – Crimea: an EU-US-Exxon Screwup
[nytimes.com] – In Taking Crimea, Putin Gains a Sea of Fuel Reserves

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