In Putin’s calculus, U.S. needs Russia more than Russia needs the U.S. | McClatchy

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…Putin’s audacity is underpinned by the reality that, while patience is wearing thin, the Obama administration holds few options for punishing a leader who’s already calculated that the fallout is worth the message to the world that Russia will fight fiercely for its interests…

via McClatchy DC.

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