Kerry Disputes That Putin Seized Crimea Because He Thought Obama Wouldn’t Respond -

Secretary of State John Kerry Sunday challenged the notion that President Vladimir Putin went ahead and seized control of Ukraine’s Crimea on the assumption that President Obama would do nothing in response. Russia was not operating from “a position of strength,” he declared.

Appearing on three Sunday talk shows, Kerry said Russia’s actions were reminiscent of “19th century” behavior, and warned that possible consequences could include G8 isolation of Russia, visa bans and sanctions.

He acknowledged that Putin “may be able to have his troops for some period of time in Crimea,” but said that Russia would ultimately “lose.”

On NBC’s Meet the Press, host David Gregory recalled that Kerry just last Wednesday had said Putin gave assurances to Obama that he would respect Ukraine’s territorial integrity.

“Now you’re talking about Russia annexing the Crimea. Something happened,” Gregory continued. “And I wonder, as you hear some criticism from conservatives who say the issue here is that Vladimir Putin is not afraid, that he saw a red line by this administration in Syria and then no follow-up, no action, that he thinks that he can provoke the U.S. and the West and that President Obama won’t do anything in response.”

“Well, he’s finding out the opposite,” Kerry responded. “Let me make it clear: President Putin is not operating from a place of strength here. [Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor] Yanukovich was his supported president. Yanukovich was thrown out, despite Putin’s support. Yanukovich turned on his own people. President Putin is using force in a completely inappropriate manner that will invite the opprobrium of the world, and it already is. He is not going to gain by this.”

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These individuals are scary. Never before did I have such apprehensions about our leaders stepping up and having the necessary intelligence to defend America. These creeps are no match for any world leader. It's like asking a 5 year old to stand guard and protect the family against armed home invaders.

Even then, my money is on the 5 year old.   

Some one asked if we could rid ourselves of losers like Kerry, not until we have the . . . . .  to ride ourselves of the likes of the one who put him there.  We put that one in the white house so we need to learn how to crawl before we walk.

AND THE WINNER IS:   Frankmusic, he puts his money on a 5 year old rather than the present administration.  Now there's a man that's awake.

If you believe this S_it you may see the next generation speaking Russian.

Putin did not invade the Ukraine; because, he THOUGHT that Obama would do nothing, he invaded the Ukraine; because, he KNEW that OBAMA WOULD DO NOTHING!

This is nothing but a contrived crisis to disguise issues that are coming very soon. Russia is doing nothing more than moving into position their pieces of the WW that is coming after it becomes apparent to everyone that we are in a depression. The Fed is in the middle of doing something that is going to precipitate it for our part right now as we speak. Sorry to report, it’s soon and very soon.

Kerry doesn't have the brain power of a slug!!

I hate that phrase "let me make it clear". When I hear that I KNOW I'm getting screwed. Putin didn't think obozo wouldn't say anything or do anything. HE KNEW HE WOULDNT. obozo is a coward a traitor.

The Russians are invading the Ukraine; and, Obama still thinks that Conservative Americans are the real enemies, and must be punished!

This is really tough to say this, because I have a genuine heartfelt sympathy for the Ukrainian people who have suffered under Mongols, Poles, Lithuanians, and the Soviet Union.  I truly wish that Ukraine can enter an age where her people can truly live independently and free as Ukrainian.  I fear that Ukraine is caught between a power struggle of two giants.  I have no doubt that both Russia, and Imperial Washington consider Ukraine to be a playing piece on the chessboard of their own interests.  Washington is ruled by a power elite that considers itself to have the right to  absolute autocratic world domination. Moscow considers it's strategic interests on the chess board of international global politics. Ukraine is caught in the middle. 

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