Capitalist Powers in Tug of War
Publisher: International Communist League
Date Written: 24/01/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX15795
The ongoing aim of the Western imperialists is to establish a client state on the border of Russia, which under the rule of capitalist strongman Vladimir Putin has increasingly become a thorn in their sides. And Ukraine would be a big prize. Its industrial base supplies the Russian market, and its Black Sea and Crimean peninsula territories are of strategic importance to the Russian military.