You dont like me taking over Ukraine, Well cri-me-a river.
Putin from a statistical standpoint
Vladimir Putin has been apart of the Russian government for what seems like forever, he has been the President of Russia since 7 May 2012. Putin Previously served as president from 2000 to 2008. He was the Prime Minister from 1999 to 2000 and again from 2008 to 2012. He also spent 16 years in the KGB, which is basically filled up with people running around like its a restaurant. When you're Russian for food, there's no time for Stalin.
Russia's Political standpoint
Russia from a geographical standpoint
Russian president Vlad Putin is trying to do everything in his power to get it back. The reason both countries want Crimea is because Crimea is full of Natural Resources and can rejuvenate a lot of money. Despite many "Warnings" and "Threats" from global leaders around the world, He is still marching his troops through the streets of Simferopol.