Petty Officer David W. Zenkel, U.S. Coast Guard, serves in the deck department on board the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Frank Drew (WLM-557), a buoy tender based in Portsmouth, Virginia. He previously served as a fireman on the Escanaba (WMEC-907). He majored in Russian language and culture at the University of Michigan and continues to follow developments involving Russia. The views expressed here are his own and do not reflect the official views of the U. S. Coast Guard.

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