Who said it?

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 15: In his last hearing as Defense Secretary, Robert Gates appears before the Senate Appropriations Defense Subcommittee on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, Tuesday, June 15, 2011. (Photo by Melina Mara/ The Washington Post) In his last hearing as defense secretary, Robert Gates appears before the Senate Appropriations Defense Subcommittee in 2011. (Photo by Melina Mara/ The Washington Post)

1. “I do not believe that Crimea will slip out of Russia’s hands.”

2. “[A] critical reason for Putin’s aggression has been President Obama’s weakness.”

3. “The Obama administration has no real answers on crisis in Ukraine. Putin is laughing at the U.S.”

4. “I’m not going to make a decision yet, but I’ll be in Iowa and New Hampshire next month.”

5. “I don’t agree with [Rand Paul] on foreign policy. U.S. leadership is critical in the world. I agree we should be reluctant to deploy military force aboard, but there’s a vital role, just as Ronald Reagan did. . . . The United States has a responsibility to defend our values.”

Answers are: 1. Here, 2. here, 3. here, 4. here and 5. here.

Jennifer Rubin writes the Right Turn blog for The Post, offering reported opinion from a conservative perspective.