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Putin’s Coercion Game

“I am gonna make him an offer which he can’t refuse”[i] Huseyin Oylupinar PhD in History and Cultural Studies, MA in International Relations, Academic Adviser in Eastern European Affairs, Foreign Policy Institute (Ankara) Formerly Founder and Resident Researcher of Turkish-Ukrainian-Crimean Tatar Studies Program at Harvard University[ii] oylupina@ualberta.ca @oylupinar Brute use of force and threats has