The immediate characterization of Russia’s intervention in Eastern Ukraine as “unprovoked” by Western leaders, echoed by all Western media and repeated without fail at every mention of the invasion, was the “foundational lie” in the war against Russia over Ukraine. The truth was opposite, with Russia forced finally to intervene when the provocation became irresistible.… Continue reading A History of Provocations
The views of residents of Mariupol and Donetsk, independent and non-Western media, recording Ukraine’s war crimes.
A few days before Christmas the ‘city of Mary’, Mariupol, was suddenly featured in Western news reports. The Mariupol Drama Theatre, notoriously blown up by the Azov battalion in early March in a false flag operation that coincided with Kiev’s demands for a No Fly Zone, was being demolished, it said. Russia was apparently doing… Continue reading The Death and Rebirth of Mariupol
Amongst the many false narratives circulating around the “liberation” of Kherson and its rather short-lived re-occupation by Kiev’s men, the extreme Nationalist allegiances of these men was carefully concealed. As the short clip below reveals however, this identity was quite proudly proclaimed after Mr Zelensky came to visit the city. This was not long ago,… Continue reading Imperial Skullduggery
V. Zelensky’s warning was delivered with an unusual venom and urgency, for a man already inclined to such dramatics, and doubtless persuaded many of his star-struck followers that Russia really was cooking up such a terrible and desperate scheme. Without apparently stopping to consider why Russia would seek to flood and devastate part of the… Continue reading Flooding the Battlefield