THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION IS ENTWINED IN AN INTERNATIONAL BUFFET OF UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCE IN A PROGRESSIVE LIBERAL STRATEGY OF TALKING YOUR OPPONENT OFF THE LEDGE. ODDLY ENOUGH YOU'RE THE ONE ON THE LEDGE.
""Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov discussed Ukraine by telephone with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, on Monday, and claimed they had "broadly coinciding points of view" on the situation there, according to a ministry statement."Speaking at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva later, Mr Lavrov said Russian troops were necessary in Ukraine "until the normalisation of the political situation".
He added: "We call for a responsible approach, to put aside geopolitical calculations, and above all to put the interests of the Ukrainian people first."
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Qin Gang said: "China has always upheld the principles of diplomacy and the fundamental norms of international relations.""At the same time we also take into consideration the history and the current complexities of the Ukrainian issue."
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