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CSPC Trustee Ambassador Nicholas Burns Discusses Russia's Claim Over Crimea

In a March 17th article in the Harvard Gazette, CSPC Trustee Ambassador Nicholas Burns discussed the motivation behind Putin's support of the Crimean referrendum. Ambassador Burns commented that President Putin not only wants to 'protect' ethnic Russians but also reaffirm their influence over the "Near Abroad", which includes countries in the old Soviet bloc. 

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