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The West can't placate Putin; it needs to help Kiev fight back
The West can't placate Putin; it needs to help Kiev fight back

As Western countries respond to the resumption of all-out war in Ukraine, they must ensure that the driving force behind the hostilities — Moscow — pays a greater cost for the rising civilian death toll. European Union foreign ministers are set to meet Thursday to discuss deepening sanctions against Russia. However, if the United States and its allies are serious about supporting Ukraine's freedom to determine its own future, they must agree on a more comprehensive approach, including the provision of effective military aid to the Ukrainian military and the training to use it. If there were any illusions about who is fueling the violence that's laying waste to the...

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