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Are 'Color Revolutions' A New Front In U.S.-Russia Tensions?

NPR | June 12, 2014 4:43 p.m.

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Corey Flintoff

Moscow has been talking lately about “color revolutions” as a new form of warfare employed by the West. The name comes from the Orange and Rose Revolutions in Ukraine and Georgia, respectively, but it’s now being applied to popular rebellions such as those in Egypt and Syria. While Russia accuses the West of this kind of subversion, it seems to be following the same playbook in eastern Ukraine.

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