Stewart M. Patrick

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Russia’s Ouster From the G8

by Stewart M. Patrick
March 28, 2014


Western leaders’ decision to eject Russia from the Group of Eight (G8) is the most visible diplomatic response to date to Moscow’s annexation of Crimea from the Ukraine. Here I highlight three things to know about the response and its likely consequences.

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  • Posted by R C Rath

    The article has been well articulated. The threesequences of ouster of Russia from G8 are nicely analysed and explained. The concluding remark is that ouster of G8 will isolate the western world to have better dialogue with Russians.

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