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Ukraine needs $35 billion-US offers $1 billion

Posted by seumasach on February 27, 2014

leaving the EU to make up the $34 billion shortfall!

Yatsenyuk, 39, is a millionaire former banker who served as economy minister, foreign minister and parliamentary speaker before Yanukovych took office in 2010. Widely viewed as a technocratic reformer, he appears to enjoy the support of the U.S.[a subtle reference to Nuland’s famous phone conversation!-Ed.]

Obviously a man of the people!

Ukraine protesters nominate legislator for new PM


27th February, 2014

KIEV, Ukraine — Leaders of Ukraine’s protest movement on Wednesday proposed a top legislator as the country’s next prime minister, while Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered major military exercises just across the border in a show of force and apparent displeasure over the country’s new direction.

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Ukraine president agrees to coalition government

Posted by seumasach on February 13, 2014

“Yats” and “Klitsch”, the State Department’s point men in Ukraine are driving a hard bargain, nothing short of “all power to Yats and Klitsch”. However, it doesn’t look as if this is a true reflection of the balance of forces and Obama backing a neo-fascist coup in Ukraine remains an unlikely scenario since it would destroy at one fell swoop his entire foreign policy agenda over Iran, Syria and Palestine. This, however, could perfectly well be the goal of certain elements within the USA dismayed by Obama’s rapprochement with Russia.


13th February, 2014

Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych has agreed to appoint a coalition government with the participation of opposition leaders.

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