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you know my phone line smokes i saw me coming for them it must come up one of them for appointments no semblance of sunlight so that's something about. 6. blocks up and. they just i think and i think. she was you make them. more serious for them. then bombard from the sun on my book to go to the british course that's enough of them roughed up. i mean the gods are dead and of course i don't want any of. it. to take.
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what is described in the west as a russian invasion of crimea is a fact the presence of russian soldiers in crimea can you clarify that. they were could do would have barely spoken of a quote but the most of the most go full of the below. as long ago as 1804 sevastopol the naval base became the main military port of the russian empire on the black sea. during the 2nd world war the heroic defense of sevastopol lasted almost a year and took hundreds of thousands of lives. therefore the naval base in crimea has a legacy of historical pride for the russian black sea fleet as well as being of huge strategic importance.
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those of us alive back then remember when there were soviet missiles put into cuba how frightened americans were and how angry and how we almost went to a nuclear confrontation over having weapons of that kind of destruction placed that close to the united states. just so if the united states considers cuba to be in its backyard. then crimea lays at russia's doorstep. the consequences of a u.s. seizure of the face or a nato base which in general. but almost a sum up as soon as the insuring is natural. you have taught me to. put you in with a. post today and you know unless. you know us enough to speak with practical. opinion
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it's. just another thing you use ocean to elicit but if there was no willingness that ended up with the old me the only leader on the. if you will or. it was a piece of the school board. just i'm a part of what i get there but in no way but. they're both saying on the phone fixed amongst the windows and it would be susie if it's to make. the national system. unless you mean it's not. supposed to in the beginning if we act we would sort of the response. to me because you knew seemed up and you may know from the look of clinton she just but you know and i guess those. years that you play in the in the lead you disappear you know the same so send them. up on the back of the limb. and leg it little nose and when you want to pay for advice in your life and your. concerned about the expansion of nato nato
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has expanded into 13 countries up to the borders of russia 13 countries at the table which bring up. shit way not. these they do in the midst. in early spring of 2014 eastern ukraine was also buzzing with protests against the new authorities in kiev this region with the population close to russia geographically and culturally feared that the ultra right leanings of the newly formed government would bring meal nationalism to their lands. and they have their reasons. the status of the russian language in ukraine has been a stumbling block for many years implementing russian as a 2nd state language was one of the main campaign promises of president bush in
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a full day in 2012 the government passed a law making it the 2nd official language in the southern and eastern parts of ukraine the areas where the russian speaking. in makes up a majority ukrainian nationalist groups initiated massive protests opposing the law and observing viewer might see some familiar faces there on a 5 month. but often lost. on february 23rd 2014 the very next day after the regime change the new government voted for an a no meant of the official status of the russian language and even though later this decision was vetoed by the acting president alexander turchynov it still sent a message and a powerful one this alarm the russian speaking cities of eastern ukraine and people took to the streets to show their disagreement was in response. conducted their own demonstrations when the 2 parties would meet it was always tense and
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eventually it led to tragedy. one person died and over 50 people were wounded in clashes during a pro russian march protesting the new government in kiev. on april 6th the crimean scenario began repeating eastern ukraine where protesters seized government buildings. and the next day the full 7 day proclaimed don't yet see people's republic kiev replied by announcing the beginning of an anti-terrorist operation in eastern ukraine. by that time the international media was screaming about a russian invasion in ukraine russia could now be on the verge of invading ukraine but strong words state only in the media the ukrainian authorities never announced a war like situation why i.m.f. cannot give money to countries and gauged an ongoing war that's roboto shan't go
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over well with you when you go to of showable go to geneva too much money was already invested in you. to stop halfway i've invested over $5000000000.00 to assist ukraine in these and other goals that will ensure a secure and prosperous and democratic train. starts in a city. new democracy just. some of them but obviously the funds had to keep coming and the conflict had to keep going. and more bloody and deadly was all you show me so. as parties from both sides were using more sophisticated and lethal weapons. that's why you know. the unnatural way.
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to deal. you know that's really kind of. the world seem to busy welcoming this new democracy in kiev. to notice what was being done as it spread its wings over the country. many in southern ukraine had been viewing the revolution with concern. and an anti mind on movement formed in the city of odessa in early january 2014 the protesters set up their camp in front of the trade union house a building which would soon become a monument to a massacre of its own it's difficult to overestimate the importance of odessa it is strategically located on the black sea and it's ukraine's largest seaport it's not
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surprising that ukraine's new authorities were watching the situation unfolding there with growing alarm. more and more of odessa as people were joining the anti my don movement at the same time as events in eastern ukraine were heating up. the new ukrainian government didn't have the power to wage war on too many fronts if odessa were to join the growing uprising in the eastern regions it would seriously complicate the situation. this rebellion had to be extinguished immediately and at any cost and that cost was high. on may 2nd 2014 soccer fans flocked to the center of odessa city for the ukrainian championship match surprisingly a great number of these fans who descended into odessa just the night before also turned out to be fighters from the my don self-defense units along with members of radical organizations from all parts of ukraine that these.
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law. these families and asked armed and shouting nationalist mottos began disturbances in the center of the city as they marched to the end time i don tent and camp where they attacked. the end time mind on protesters sought shelter in the trading house but it was a track mind on supporters started throwing molotov. cocktails into the building until it was engulfed in flames. people burned to death inside for trying to escape jumped from. a fire station was less than a mile away it took almost half an hour for firefighters to arrive when they finally did the damage had been done. but here's an intriguing fact just a few days before those dreadful events a messenger from my don andriy pair o. b.
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made a visit to odessa it's an interesting coincidence that some of the people he met with in odessa were seen at the scene that fateful day. but not everyone was mourning on the popular political talk show schuster live the news about the people burned alive in odessa was welcomed with a long round of applause for you. to see just to just put it. on its facebook page the right sector announced the events of may 2nd a proud moment in national history an official investigation into this sad event has been going on now for nearly 2 years and it's yet to reach a conclusion but it seems the experts and all the information they needed from the very beginning which i. really keep.
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it looks like a desa really is a very important piece of real estate as it was on earth with a very special new governor appointed on may 30th of 2015. old friend of the united states and born and raised in ukraine. neighboring country georgia down there in georgia a quick look at his biography gives one an understanding that he's been groomed for a special mission to be decided on. mr saakashvili received a u.s. state department scholarship and he worked for a new york law firm which represented the organization commodity a group that appeared earlier when we learned about the color revolutions and we're dealing with democratic blood blister aleutian this is the revolution of roses and this is me kyle saakashvili with camara busy overthrowing the legitimately elected
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president eduard shevardnadze. was. soon after the rose revolution blossom fully georgia announced its intentions to join nato and plant fresh nato military bases in the fertile soil right on russia's border never ever will give our freedom and independence never ever will give any piece of our territory saakashvili is mission was accomplished at least with his friends and nato the georgian populace wasn't quite as happy though in 2007 they took to the streets to voice discontent and mr saakashvili responded with force. the people's discontent. saakashvili party lost parliamentary elections and the opposition took control he sat this means that the parliamentary majority and new government the president according to our constitution decided
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not to wait for the results of the president's election and fled the country in october 2013. is your media a reflection of reality. in a world transformed. what will make you feel safe. isolation or community. are you going the right way or are you being led. by a. what is true what is faith. in a world corrupted you need to descend. to join us in the
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depths. aura maybe in the shallows. secret prisons are not usually what comes to mind when thinking about europe however he even the most prosperous can be deceived within this 0 zone there were 2 view houses were allowed to leave prison was located and only cia people had access to the story investigators show how they uncovered the darkest dealings of the secret services but i mean. the great of nor in. pocket p.c. maybe a sword yes or no for. crying for justice on r.t. . was a pandemic no certainly no borders just blind to nationalities.
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has emerged we caught up with the we don't have the facts in the whole world needs to be. judged as commentary prices this time to time so we can do better we should know better. everyone is contributing way but we also know that this crisis will not go on forever the challenges created with the response has been masked so many good people are helping us. it makes us feel very proud that we are in it together. in 2014 saakashvili refused summons to appear in court as a witness in several criminal cases later that same year he was accused of misuse of power and embezzle. saakashvili wound up in the u.s.
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and soon his friends in washington found him a new assignment. mikail actively supported my down and very soon was rewarded with a high position in the new ukrainian government. first as the president's counselor and then as the governor of odessa the day before taking this position he renounced his citizenship to georgia the country of these birth and became a ukrainian citizen. in the scene that asked others gordon would have done in the way exhorted rode in a. coup or the done in the way exhorted rode in. as they say the battle is worth the blood both literally and figuratively. somebody afforded us by the us out. last thought on my. chest but i have. geoffrey pyatt the u.s.
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ambassador to ukraine paid a visit to saakashvili just a month after he took office in odessa it is law is the all last administration is delivering results and you raise your voice to see a steady flow of embassy in washington visitors coming here the meeting was fruitful and geoffrey generous. no matter how well saakashvili is job goes it looks like he shouldn't be worried about his own finances on his facebook page he posted an official document showing that the new governor of odessa gets a pretty penny from washington almost $200000.00 a year for comparison the governor of maine gets $70000.00 a year so if. became a new u.s. state it would be at the top of the list mr saakashvili should feel right at home in his newly adopted country he is best of friends with fellow color revolutionary leader viktor yuschenko who is the godfather of his son.
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the now that i'm on the school bus and the lesson of lucia but insufficient at the post but you walk us kind of being it's just a d.c. at them the if someone is going to. even though there's a double chooses to show. it when used in the but they still goes through it is if they did it with you but it's a standard on both. of these boys that business do a little bit of that of this almost just and yet but others that if you see in the in the special political bonus they were able to contain such. a war once launched doesn't choose its victims we are just learning at this hour that malaysian airlines has now confirmed that it has lost contact with one of its planes plane was indeed shot down by a missile off line at a high altitude over eastern ukraine near the russian border 298 revised number of
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souls on board all feared dead it was a murder it was a crime there's been this odd nonchalance about pursuing the answers there was a report a very limited report put out a few months after the event but since then they said the next report will be on the 1st anniversary of the event but you deal with a criminal investigation before becomes a cold case so there's been this curious element of why is there not greater pressure from both the media and the the western governments to answer these questions but even without any answers the fingers were pointed immediately that's not an accident. it's happening because a russian support evidence indicates that the plane was shot down by a surface to air missile that was launched from an area that is controlled by russian backed separatists inside of ukraine usual. to put up
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a national distaste for. the malaysian boeing wasn't the 1st plane to play a significant part in american russian relationships on september 1st 1983 korean airlines flight from new york to seoul via anchorage was shot down by a soviet interceptor aircraft over the territory of the u.s.s.r. in the sea of japan there was absolutely no justification i don't legal or moral for what the soviets did the tragedy of the korean bowing was considered a perfect occasion to demonstrate the nato military power within dangerous proximity to the soviets on november 2nd 1983 nato launched able archer attend a command post exercise simulating a conflict escalation culminating in a nuclear attack it was followed by placing pershing 2 nuclear missiles in europe. what reagan didn't take into consideration was the paranoid overreaction of the
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soviets. a recently declassified us intelligence report shows that for the 1st time since the cuban missile crisis the world was close to nuclear war. just like in 1903 the malaysian boeing crash was leveraged against the enemy. a new wave of sanctions hit russia mediately after the tragedy. the united states is imposing new sanctions in key sectors of the russian economy. year in 3 months later the dutch safety board published a report that is itself been plats m.h. 70 crashed because of. 3 well 4 and or have the today just outside of the arrow playing the best the left side of the cockpit the report didn't blame any specific group or person and estimated a very wide area of 320 kilometers as
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a zone from which the missiles fired at the same time the russian producer of boog missiles day conducted its own independent investigation. that they speeded me up the fullest. lou of the delegates i mean if you like it the nist is up a school during the experiment they blew up a retired airliner with a bouquet missile and came to the conclusion that the malaysian plane was brought down by the older type of missiles not used by russia anymore but still in the possession of ukraine the company claims that the missile was launched from the territory controlled by the ukrainian military. one would expect that these controversial results would again stir up public interest in the investigation but the tragedy of malaysian flight m h 17 at already played its role in the big geopolitical game therefore it was soon forgotten the goal was achieved after the 3rd wave of sanctions hit russia the
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tensions between the 2 countries skyrocketed so the question presents itself are we truly witnessing the beginning of cold war $2.00 and if so what are the chances to survive at this time. in 1907 the bulletin of atomic scientists introduce the doomsday clock. it represents a countdown to global nuclear annihilation. in 1953. 3 during the height of the cold war it came its closest to midnight as the superpowers were creating massive nuclear arsenal spent most ari of america's ever expanding atomic weapons program as the world began to grasp the insane danger of
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nuclear warfare and took measures to control the arms race the situation steadily improved. in 1901 the doomsday clock was at its furthest from midnight 17 minutes. the time of hope was short lived though as the world has become more and more unstable. but in 2015 the bulletin of atomic scientists moved the clock to just 3 minutes to midnight stay on check to climate change in a nuclear arms race resulting from modernization of huge arsenals pose extraordinary and undeniable threats to the continued existence of humanity. the united states and russia have embarked on massive programs to modernize their nuclear arsenals. undermining the existing nuclear weapons treaties.
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the clock ticks now at just 3 minutes to midnight because international leaders are failing to perform their most important duty ensuring and preserving the health and vitality of human civilization.
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