Under Sanctions American Sales To Russia Increase

By: Wednesday July 30, 2014 7:00 am

POTUS Re Ukraine: Russia should understand we will continue to support the people of Ukraine due to their ties with Europe and US — U.S. Dept of Defense (@DeptofDefense) July 30, 2014 Though the US government helped overthrow the elected government in Ukraine and is arming forces in Kiev, it can not make the economic [...]

Civilian Aircraft Shot Down In Ukraine War Zone

By: Friday July 18, 2014 5:22 am

Despite East Ukraine being a war zone with aerial bombings and anti-aircraft missile fire galore, Malaysian Airlines flight 17 inexplicably flew right into the war zone. Not surprisingly, it was shot down. The government in Kiev is blaming separatists fighters and an audio recording was released by Kiev that claimed to show rebels talking about [...]

After Election Kiev Launches Brutal Assault On East Ukraine

By: Tuesday May 27, 2014 5:59 am

After the results of Sunday’s election handed victory to Ukrainian oligarch Petro Poroshenko a brutal assault began on East Ukraine by Kiev. Videos and photos from the attack show numerous dead civilians in East Ukraine apparently killed as a result. The central area of the attack seemed to be the airport in Donetsk which faced [...]

Fighting Breaks Out In East Ukraine As Putin Claims There Is ‘Full Scale Civil War’

By: Friday May 23, 2014 5:53 am

Tensions between Kiev and separatists have been rising in the days leading up to Sunday’s May 25h presidential election, but now the scale of battles has led Russia President Vladimir Putin to declare that Ukraine is in a “full-scale civil war.” Today fighting broke out near Donetsk leaving two dead which came on the heels of another [...]

Victoria Nuland Accused Of Meeting With Neofascists In Washington

By: Monday May 19, 2014 5:30 am

In an interview with Bloomberg News Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov asserted that Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland had meetings with the Ukrainian neofascist group Right Sector in Washington DC. The Right Sector has been involved in numerous killings including the burning of pro-Russian supporters in Odessa. “The other [...]

Kiev Holds Peace Talks, Doesn’t Invite Other Side

By: Thursday May 15, 2014 5:33 am

And you thought the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks were doomed. The gang in Kiev has decided to conduct peace talks apparently only forgetting one thing, you have to talk to the people you are supposedly trying to make peace with. Unilateral peace talks seems like a contradiction in terms. However, some of Ukraine’s rich oligarchs as [...]

East Ukraine Votes For Independence As Reports Claim 400 Blackwater Troops In Country

By: Monday May 12, 2014 6:15 am

(Kiev Loyal Forces Fire Guns During Vote As Man Screams “They Are Americans!”) In turbulent elections that occurred over the weekend parts of East Ukraine voted for independence from Kiev. The controversial vote is widely seen as a first step by those territories to joining the Russian Federation. During the election armed forces loyal to [...]

Kiev Launches Major Assault In East Ukraine

By: Friday May 2, 2014 6:57 am

After claiming for days they were unable to control East Ukraine the gang in Kiev has launched a major assault in East Ukraine. The “anti-terrorist” operation focused on the towns of Slavyansk and Kramatorsk where residents were warned to stay in their homes and avoid windows. The military operation risks bringing Russia into the conflict and [...]

Kiev Losing Control Of East Ukraine

By: Wednesday April 30, 2014 6:15 am

(Svoboda marches in Kiev) With presidential elections set to take place in late May, the government in Kiev is losing control of East Ukraine. Pro-Russia separatists have taken control of local police and administrative buildings and appear completely unwilling to submit to the authority of the gang in Kiev. Local authorities in East Ukraine were [...]

Kiev Plans ‘Blockade’ In East Ukraine

By: Friday April 25, 2014 6:08 am

Ukraine tense as Russia launches military drills, activists die in clashes: http://t.co/We2nV692tO #5Things #NewDay pic.twitter.com/tabRPhoAAg — New Day (@NewDay) April 25, 2014 In an apparent hope that using a different word for attacking pro-Russian forces would keep Russia from invading, the gang in Kiev have claimed they will “blockade” the pro-Russian groups in the East [...]

Kiev’s Military Campaign In East Ukraine Collapses

By: Thursday April 17, 2014 5:30 am

Ukraine army's humiliations pile up as eastern push fizzles http://t.co/6W6dPHmZum via @YahooNews pic.twitter.com/HjH7TQDauP — Agence France-Presse (@AFP) April 17, 2014 The interim government in Kiev’s military operation against “terrorists” in East Ukraine has collapsed. Local people stopped the military convoy and disarmed the soldiers even taking their vehicles and parading them as trophies. The effort [...]

support firedoglake
Follow FDL News Desk
TODAY’S TOP POSTS
Advertisement
FROM PR NEWSWIRE

Close