Tag Archives: Viktor Yanukovych

War and Peace, this time by Vladimir Putin

By Ameen Izzadeen The game which Russia and the West are playing in Ukraine is becoming curiouser and curiouser. With the referendums held on Sunday in the Ukrainian regions of Donetsk and Lugansk overwhelmingly approving self-rule, Russia, instead of taking … Continue reading

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Ukraine: Who holds the reins?

By Ameen Izzadeen Democracy is politically victimised, especially when it poses a danger to the interests of big powers. In recent years many a government that has come to power through democratic elections has been overthrown by people’s power — … Continue reading

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