Bush's Chicken Kiev Comes Home to Roost

Twenty years later, George H.W. Bush deserves some credit for his prudence on Ukraine.

Anyone care for a microwaved dish of "Chicken Kiev"? History buffs may recall that was how New York Times columnist William Safire characterized a speech that President George H.W. Bush gave to the Ukrainian parliament on Aug. 1, 1991, when, as Safire put it, "he lectured Ukrainians against self-determination."

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