This is one of those externality costs that the environmental "nutjobs" always point out when talking about the true cost of fossil fuels. These costs are always dismissed as environmental propaganda by the far left...yet here we are with ratepayers getting stuck with the bill for cleanup and removal for decades of poor environmental policy by Duke (and eventually other energy producers).
1. The Kiev government whichever form it takes must sign an obligation to abstain from any ties with NATO. 2. Neither the US, NATO or any other power will deploy X-Band or BX-1 radar stations on Ukraine territory whether on land, sea or air. This guarantee would additionally cover elements of an anti-missile missile shield and ballistic missiles placing Russia in their sights. 3. Restrictions will govern the types of weapons allowed the Ukrainian army. 4. Local military bodies will be established to protect the Russian-speaking and ethnic Russian regions of Ukraine. Putin emphasized in his conversation with Merkel that, until those four conditions are met, Russian forces would remain where they are in Crimea and if this was deemed necesssary, advance into other parts of Ukraine.