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 Post subject: Ukraine
PostPosted: Thu Feb 20, 2014 10:33 am 
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Location: Mudhole? Slimy? My home, this is.
A sad reminder of how very close to sudden irrationality and violence we always are:
http://www.theguardian.com/world/blog/2 ... ve-updates

They could do with a little bit of help right now, couldn't they?

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 Post subject: Re: Ukraine
PostPosted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 11:45 am 
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Some photos and a video of the situation:

http://imgur.com/gallery/lxkbH
http://imgur.com/gallery/lnawg

http://i.imgur.com/ARtFrSk.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/2DtB7rU.jpg

This video is graphic, but it shows how people are being shot at by snipers from a distance, and that they are shooting at people trying to rescue those who are injured:
http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=dd7_1392895682


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 Post subject: Re: Ukraine
PostPosted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 5:41 pm 
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Interview with Stephen Cohen, professor emeritus of Russian studies and politics at New York University and Princeton University.

http://www.democracynow.org/2014/2/20/a_new_cold_war_ukraine_violence


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