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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #15 on: April 09, 2016, 10:11:47 PM »
  That's one way to place more Rooskee's there, makes it slightly more difficult for China to grab it.

What evidence do you have that China wants to "grab" any of Russia?

Because it was part of China before it became Russia. You guys know, sort like Crimea and parts of Georgia. The people there are ethnic Chinese and can not speak there own language and need to be protected like in Donbas. Russia is a declining power and China is a inclining one. Russia is now becoming more dependent on China. The time is not right now but it will be one day. Russia will be a Chinese Ukraine. Then the Chinese can make all kinds of comments about worthless Russia and its corruption. 

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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #16 on: April 09, 2016, 11:31:12 PM »

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There is a history lesson here, it comes via Germany and Switzerland and is called the Volga Germans. Makes for an interesting read into the psyche of the Russian rulers, whether they are Czarina's, Supreme Soviets or the President.
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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #17 on: April 10, 2016, 01:08:52 AM »
  That's one way to place more Rooskee's there, makes it slightly more difficult for China to grab it.

What evidence do you have that China wants to "grab" any of Russia?

Because it was part of China before it became Russia. You guys know, sort like Crimea and parts of Georgia. The people there are ethnic Chinese and can not speak there own language and need to be protected like in Donbas. Russia is a declining power and China is a inclining one. Russia is now becoming more dependent on China. The time is not right now but it will be one day. Russia will be a Chinese Ukraine. Then the Chinese can make all kinds of comments about worthless Russia and its corruption.

LOL, you are entering the twilight zone now. A zone that is opening a door to the future. There are already politicians worried about those 450 square miles that Russia rented the Chinese. They think they might try to annex the area. You have a radical train of thought here and we would like to throw it out into the Ukrainian social media for a good laugh. Poetic justice and it could very well happen.
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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #18 on: April 10, 2016, 06:03:11 AM »
  That's one way to place more Rooskee's there, makes it slightly more difficult for China to grab it.

What evidence do you have that China wants to "grab" any of Russia?

Because it was part of China before it became Russia. You guys know, sort like Crimea and parts of Georgia. The people there are ethnic Chinese and can not speak there own language and need to be protected like in Donbas. Russia is a declining power and China is a inclining one. Russia is now becoming more dependent on China. The time is not right now but it will be one day. Russia will be a Chinese Ukraine. Then the Chinese can make all kinds of comments about worthless Russia and its corruption.

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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #19 on: April 10, 2016, 06:31:08 AM »
Texan77 has entered the Twiglet Zone. That spicy, salty zone where language gets all messed up. Your never sure what is gong on their.

Perception is limited to only that which one can not see and never understand.

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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #20 on: April 10, 2016, 06:38:08 AM »
Little update on this subject. Now to include foreigners.
With the possibility of Hillary Clinton in the white house, Russia could be a good place to relocate.

Land of plenty: Duma committee approves bill for free handover of Russian territory to foreigners

https://www.rt.com/politics/338775-duma-committee-approves-bill-introducing/

It isn't a bad idea at all.
Look at the effect upon the US economy of a similar scheme in the USA in the 19th century.

Whilst some unthinkers might opine that this decreases Russian territorial security those without a cognitive deficit will appreciate that the best defender of a territory is the person who lives there and 'owns' it. Likewise for the economic exploitation of that territory.

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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #21 on: April 10, 2016, 06:42:18 AM »
Tex's point might be mocked by some, but he had a point .. :coffeeread:


''There is a long history of bitter territorial disputes between Russia and China. Amid China’s defeat by Anglo-French forces in the Second Opium War, the Tsarist regime forced the Manchu dynasty to give up 1.2 million square kilometres of land in Manchuria in 1858-60. The Chinese regime has repeatedly emphasised in its patriotic education that these events were “national humiliations”.''

''What is now bringing the two countries closer together is the common concern in ruling circles at the threat posed by US militarism. But if the strategic partnership no longer serves their national interests, the two capitalist powers could quickly become hostile to each other and the “settled” territorial disputes could again flare up.''

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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #22 on: April 10, 2016, 09:25:51 AM »

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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #23 on: April 10, 2016, 10:23:36 AM »
For a moment, I thought Russia was giving away the land, they Stole in Kyrm. :chuckle:
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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #24 on: April 10, 2016, 10:33:00 AM »
For a moment, I thought Russia was giving away the land, they Stole in Kyrm. :chuckle:

No doubt the elite carpet baggers who stole business's in Krym got some free land.  :hidechair:
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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #25 on: April 11, 2016, 02:15:17 AM »
For a moment, I thought Russia was giving away the land, they Stole in Kyrm. :chuckle:

No doubt the elite carpet baggers who stole business's in Krym got some free land.  :hidechair:

Even those who welcomed the 'return' to Russian rule are not happy about the result / lack of visitor numbers ... but this will be my third time of trying

Get out 'trip report' recommended places in Crimea - and note - the 'closed' next to them .... :coffeeread:

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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #26 on: April 12, 2016, 02:14:55 AM »
For a moment, I thought Russia was giving away the land, they Stole in Kyrm. :chuckle:

If only... I'd be gone from NL in a heartbeat.
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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #27 on: April 12, 2016, 02:15:57 AM »

Get out 'trip report' recommended places in Crimea - and note - the 'closed' next to them .... :coffeeread:

Because they still think its Ukraine  :chuckle:
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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #28 on: April 12, 2016, 04:09:34 AM »
For a moment, I thought Russia was giving away the land, they Stole in Kyrm. :chuckle:

If only... I'd be gone from NL in a heartbeat.
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Re: Russia is giving away free land.
« Reply #29 on: April 12, 2016, 04:58:27 AM »
^ Ever hear of civil forfeiture? It's doubled over the past 10 years in the US. Yes, funny how things work.

Hopefully, its days are numbered, but it has been going on for years. Funny how selective your brain works too.
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