The Russian Bear had been in a self contained hibernation stage, but now that the Olympics have ended all that has changed as Russia continues to make headlines around the entire globe, roaring over international geopolitical issues involving bullying.
Russia's resurgence has evolved into thrashing through the world wilderness groping for a new place. sort of like an angry bear fighting to keep all its cubs.
Tension continues to mount while Russian troops increase their presence in Ukraine's Crimean peninsula and global leaders work to find a diplomatic solution to the growing crisis.
While Russia talks tough and US officials warn of costs, while offering a billion dollars in loan guarantees to The Ukraine there is a growing uneasy standoff. The larger question is who will ultimately controls Ukraine? Well, in Kiev, it all depends on whom you ask?