Putin mobilises — for a second Tsushima

Time for diplomatic isolation and an end to Western limits on heavy weapons

Every imperialism has a “style” of failure: America’s retreat in helicopters from Saigon in 1975 echoed 46 years later by the scramble out of Kabul; German expansionism in the 20th century ending twice with the collapse of a dictatorship in Berlin.

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Paul Mason

Paul Mason

Journalist, writer and film-maker. Former economics editor at BBC Newsnight/Channel 4 News. Author of How To Stop Fascism.