Rick Rozoff on the Violent Protest in Ukraine + Who’s To Blame? + Radicals in Riots? + Temporary Truce

Kiew, Januar 2014_22

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with Rick Rozoff
Writer, Dandelion Salad
January 23, 2014

RTQuestionMore on Jan 23, 2014

Mr. Rozoff is an International affairs commentator and manager of Stop NATO.


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Who’s To Blame? US, EU seek sanctions for those linked to violence in Ukraine

RT on Jan 22, 2014

They’ve supported the Ukrainian opposition since the very beginning of the protests. And now the US and the EU are even threatening Kiev with sanctions. READ MORE http://on.rt.com/lw60ja


Radicals in Riots? ‘Euromaidan failed to separate from neo-Nazis’

RT on Jan 21, 2014

Protests in Ukraine first spiraled out of control over the weekend. Most of those injured were policemen, diagnosed with head injuries, stab wounds and poisoning. But the US and the EU justified the unrest by saying it was provoked by the Ukrainian authorities. John Laughland, author on international affairs, joins RT to discuss this issue.


Temporary truce halts violent clashes in Ukrainian capital

RT America on Jan 23, 2014

After days of intense violence that has left several people dead, leaders of the Ukrainian opposition movement have called on protesters to refrain from violence in a temporary truce with the government and police. Demonstrations began in the capital of Kiev in November, when President Viktor Yanukovych decided not to sign a pact with the European Union, but has evolved into anger about government corruption, police violence and new anti-demonstration laws. RT’s Peter Oliver attended today’s protest, and brings us the latest. Also, Ameera David talks to correspondent Lucy Kafanov about the US and international response to the Ukrainian protests.


Updated: Jan. 24, 2014

Ukraine Turmoil: Far-right radicals on the rise amid violence in Kiev

RT on Jan 24, 2014

As clashes continue in Kiev, the Jewish community outside the country is deeply concerned about the situation of Jews in Ukraine, since two Jewish men have already been beaten in protests, including an Israeli teacher in a Kiev synagogue, reports Alexey Yaroshevsky from Kiev – LIVE UPDATES http://on.rt.com/nzmznd


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