What new imperial territorial configuration contains the resources to fully secure Great Power status for a revived Russia? The RUBK - pronounced "rubik," as in the puzzle Rubik's Cube - is one configuration. The RUBK consists of Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and Kazakhstan. With its demographics and natural resources, the RUBK has the geo-strategic resources to secure global Great Power status.
- Colonel Austin Bay in Cocktails from Hell: Five Complex Wars Shaping the 21st Century