Vladimir Putin Quote

Ukraine is an independent, sovereign state and will choose its own path to peace and security.... Such a conversation would be entirely appropriate and entirely possible. I certainly don't see there being anything particularly tricky here, anything that need or that could cast a shadow over relations between Russia and Ukraine.


About Ukraine seeking membership in Nato, after the Nato–Russia Council was created at the Nato summit in Rome, May 28, 2002.

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Ukraine is an independent, sovereign state and will choose its own path to peace and security.... Such a conversation would be entirely appropriate...

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Ukraine is an independent, sovereign state and will choose its own path to peace and security.... Such a conversation would be entirely appropriate...

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Ukraine is an independent, sovereign state and will choose its own path to peace and security.... Such a conversation would be entirely appropriate...

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Ukraine is an independent, sovereign state and will choose its own path to peace and security.... Such a conversation would be entirely appropriate...