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Old 17th March 2022, 09:16 AM   #241
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Lose Donbas, lose Crimea. But they get to keep their military. And Russia needs to sign a peace treaty promising to NEVER invade Ukraine again or they forfeit their permanent UNSC seat and all sanctions currently in place will immediately snap right back.
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Old 17th March 2022, 09:23 AM   #242
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Originally Posted by Hercules56 View Post
Lose Donbas, lose Crimea. But they get to keep their military. And Russia needs to sign a peace treaty promising to NEVER invade Ukraine again or they forfeit their permanent UNSC seat and all sanctions currently in place will immediately snap right back.
WHy the hell should Ukraine ever trust Putin again?
We don't need another Munich.Putin must not get anything out of this. he will se it as a Win and then plot another aggresion.
And you will never get Russia to agree to those terms, anyway.
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Old 17th March 2022, 09:27 AM   #243
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Originally Posted by Hercules56 View Post
Lose Donbas, lose Crimea. But they get to keep their military. And Russia needs to sign a peace treaty promising to NEVER invade Ukraine again or they forfeit their permanent UNSC seat and all sanctions currently in place will immediately snap right back.
Why do you keep coming up with stupid proposals and then never stick around to discuss them or address the rebuttals?
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Old 17th March 2022, 09:28 AM   #244
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Originally Posted by Hercules56 View Post
Lose Donbas, lose Crimea. But they get to keep their military. And Russia needs to sign a peace treaty promising to NEVER invade Ukraine again or they forfeit their permanent UNSC seat and all sanctions currently in place will immediately snap right back.
Russia already promised to respect Ukraine's borders in return for Ukraine giving up its nuclear weapons.

How did that work out ?

Unless there is a fundamental (and quite frankly unbelievable) change in Russia's leadership and outlook, there's no reason to trust any treaty they ever sign.
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Old 17th March 2022, 11:34 AM   #245
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Even if Russia pulls out of Ukraine, as long as Putin is in chage there will remain something of a pariah state.
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Old 17th March 2022, 12:20 PM   #246
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Originally Posted by The Don View Post
Russia already promised to respect Ukraine's borders in return for Ukraine giving up its nuclear weapons.

How did that work out ?

Unless there is a fundamental (and quite frankly unbelievable) change in Russia's leadership and outlook, there's no reason to trust any treaty they ever sign.
Having massive sanctions snap right back into place if they step on Ukrainian soil again might motivate them to stay away.
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Old 17th March 2022, 12:34 PM   #247
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Originally Posted by Hercules56 View Post
Having massive sanctions snap right back into place if they step on Ukrainian soil again might motivate them to stay away.
Nope, they won't.
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Old 17th March 2022, 04:35 PM   #248
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Having massive sanctions snap right back remain into place if they step on Ukrainian soil again might motivate them to stay away.
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Old 17th March 2022, 11:07 PM   #249
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Well, I think Russia should give up - their "Blitzkrieg" has bogged down, corruption has obviously corroded their armed forces from inside, the economic sanctions are truly crippling, they are now asking 40 000 Syrians to help them fighting, the administration is starting look shaky and hysterical.

Maybe Russia should give up and save lifes and their economy and that unique way of life under a terroristic dictatorship?
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Old 17th March 2022, 11:25 PM   #250
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Putin: "Ukraine's military is a threat to Russia because many in Ukraine hate Russia!"
Ukraine: " no, we don't."
Putin: (bombs cities, massacres civilians) " how about now?"
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