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The Kerch Strait ~ for Dummies

International Law recognizes the countries bordering oceans and seas have, by the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, ‘territorial waters extending 12 nautical miles.  The Kerch Strait is (at it widest) a tad over nine (9) miles … Continue reading

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Russian “Aggression” – Really?

US foreign policy can be summed up by stating (and accepting) unequivocally that we are the ‘good guys’ and everyone else is the bad guys.  The United States (TPTB) has decided that the Russian Federation, led (today) by that evil … Continue reading

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Ukraine’s Missile Tests

  According to Reuters and a bunch of others, Ukraine has announced its intent to launch (“test”) missiles into Russian Crimea’s airspace on December 1st and 2nd.  Indeed, the airspace over Simferopol, Crimea where Ukraine has announced they intend to … Continue reading

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