Following the Russian invasion and annexation of Crimea, the U.S. State Department issued a swift and forceful response:
— Jen Psaki (@statedeptspox) March 26, 2014
— Jen Psaki (@statedeptspox) March 27, 2014
The White House #saberrattling has clearly touched a nerve in Moscow. In Crimea yesterday, Russian deputy prime minister Dmitry Rogozin tweeted the following "selfie." Translation: "Crimea is ours, and that's that!"
Крым наш и basta! pic.twitter.com/KDKIz16SD4
— Dmitry Rogozin (@Rogozin) March 31, 2014
Secretary of State John Kerry, meanwhile, having solved the Ukraine crisis, is moving on:
@JohnKerry landing in Tel Aviv this afternoon. Negotiating team has been on the ground to help them agree to a path forward.
— Jen Psaki (@statedeptspox) March 31, 2014