Obama: We Must Meet Russia's 'Challenge To Our Ideals'

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March 26, 2014 AT 10:01 AM
President Barack Obama issued a sweeping warning Wednesday that Russia’s actions in Ukraine threaten to drag the world back towards the “darker forces of the past” that pushed the United States and Europe into the hostilities of the last century. While the president pointedly noted that the ongoing tensions caused by Russia's incursion to Ukraine do not amount to "another Cold War," he suggested that Russia's actions point to a belief in "that recycled maxim that might somehow makes right."