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Supporters of Bulgaria's GERB party rally in the town of Veliko Tarnovo in 2013. (DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Bulgaria Must Appease the European Union and Russia Simultaneously

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Why War Is Good

Pro-Ukraine demonstrators topple a statue of Lenin in Kharkiv's central square on Sept. 28. (SERGEY BOBOK/AFP/Getty Images)

The Competition Between Ukraine and Russia Spreads