SteveLendmansBlog March 5 2014
Crisis conditions in Ukraine are potentially the most dangerous since Nazism’s scourge terrorized Europe.
Washington bears full responsibility. European partners share it. Obama claimed another imperial trophy. Whether he’ll keep it is another matter entirely.
Vladimir Putin supports resolving conflict conditions responsibly. Western officials irresponsibly criticize him. Media scoundrels bash him mercilessly.
He’s the only world leader challenging US imperial lawlessness responsibly. He deserves worldwide support.
At a March 4 news conference, he said Moscow supports peace, not war. He’ll deploy troops only to protect Russian nationals.
Ukraine’s legitimate President Viktor Yanukovych requested he do so. He asked him to help restore law and order.
He cited Western-influenced “terror and violence.” He asked Putin to send Russian forces “to establish legitimacy, peace, law and order, stability and defend the people of Ukraine.”
Russian nationals are endangered. He acted responsibly. He called what happened in Kiev a coup d’etat.
Viktor Yanokovych remains Ukraine’s legitimate president. US-supported fascist extremists have no legitimacy. Continue reading