US Missiles In Eastern Europe: Will Putin Put Up With Much More?
Many among us can quite clearly recall that not so long ago George W. Bush confidently claimed to have looked into Vladimir Putin's eyes - and that at that moment he had seen the Russian president's very soul.
Perhaps then, one ought easily be forgiven for wondering why any man with such magical, mystical powers coupled with a claim to constantly communicate with the creator (allegedly on a rather regular basis), couldn't see this coming .
To say something such as Staring one in the face and/or Sucker punch, seems to us to be mega-mega-massive as far as understatements are concerned.
Sounds like some strong stuff, eh?
Putin steps up missiles warning
Mr Putin has made a series of comments against missile defence
Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that US plans to build a missile defence system in eastern Europe would raise the risk of "mutual destruction".
Mr Putin spoke a day after threatening to halt involvement with a treaty limiting conventional arms in Europe.Read the rest of this Russian report.
"The threat of causing mutual damage and even destruction increases many times," he told Russian media.
"This is not just a defence system, this is part of the US nuclear weapons system,"