This just in from Ukraine: trucks bearing Russian plates disgorged masked and armed troops wearing uniforms with no insignia that have effectively taken over the Crimea. Other Russian troops are on the move.
Meanwhile, France has jumped on the "there will be costs" bandwagon via her Foreign Minister.
And the Young President shifted gears and has moved beyond the "stern talking-to" strategy. He warned Putin that further aggression would lead to deeper "isolation" for Russia on the International front.
Yes, the leader of the free world has threatened the Russian Bear with a shunning.
This is not looking promising.