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CORKER COLUMN: WHY UKRAINE MATTERS

April 9, 2014

When visiting recently with Tennesseans across eight counties, I received several questions about the crisis in Ukraine and why it matters to the United States. With so many problems here at home, I understand why many Tennesseans wonder why Russia’s aggression is a threat to our country’s interests, and why the U.S. should get involved in a territory more than 5,700 miles away. These are valid questions and ones that I have been examining since Russian President Vladimir Putin’s military unlawfully invaded Crimea, a territory of its sovereign neighbor – Ukraine. As... [continue]

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March 18, 2014 – Senator Corker talks with Arnold Engineering Development Complex Commander Col. Raymond G. Toth prior to speaking at a Manchester Chamber of Commerce event. (Photo courtesy of Josh Peterson/Manchester Times.)
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