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Darling wins debate – but consolation may be Salmond’s – Financial Times

Irish Independent Darling wins debate – but consolation may be Salmond'sFinancial TimesAlex Salmond, Scotland's nationalist first minister, can be frustratingly pat. Alistair Darling, who leads the unionist campaign against him, is rarely confused for a rock n' roll star. So … Continue reading

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Crimea as consolation prize: Russia faces some big costs over Ukrainian region – Washington Post

CBC.ca Crimea as consolation prize: Russia faces some big costs over Ukrainian regionWashington PostMOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin wanted Ukraine. He's getting Crimea. Is that a prize or an encumbrance? If Ukraine had come under the Kremlin's sway, Russia … Continue reading

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