Pastor's Desk - Lent and War
Vladimir Putin seem to fit the profile of a bully;
A bully is one who insists on death before dishonour. Even when the action seems unpopular, inappropriate and irrational, it will still be pursued as to back down would be dishonour. Putin has taken on a medium-size country and is beating them up not because of any great resources they have, because they are one of the poorest countries in Europe, but because of its location and history and geopolitical significance.
What are the issues behind this war?