Paul Craig Roberts, Ukrainian Update #9

Paul Craig Roberts Just as everything you were told about Covid by the media and health and government officials was false, so is everything you have been told by the same propagandistic liars about Ukraine. Americans have had nothing but lies since the assassination of US President John F. Kennedy, of his brother, US Senator Robert Kennedy President-in-Waiting, Martin Luther King, the Vietnam war, 9/11, Saddam Hussian’s nonexistent “weapons of mass destruction,” Assad’s “use of chemical weapons,” Iranian nukes, the extraordinary lies about Kaddafi, Covid pandemic, Russian invasions.  The entire…

Alina, Donbas: Report on My Trips to the Front Day 1 – News from Russia

By Alina   Donetsk, 02/28/22 – Early in the morning at seven o’clock I am picked up by three large cars, two of which are marked with a large white “Z”. I knew this mark from the Internet, all Russian vehicles of the military operation in Ukraine carry it. I am supposed to take a seat in the car without a “Z”, together with an American and a Russian journalist. The other two vehicles turn out to be support vehicles, in which heavily armed soldiers are traveling to show us the way and…

Biden-Putin Teleconference: Putin Rejects Biden’s Demand That U.S. Take Control Over Negotiations Between Ukraine and Its Former Donbass Region

By Eric Zuesse The two-hour December 7th Biden-Putin conversation (via video-conference) focused mainly on the conflict between Ukraine and its breakaway former Donbass region, which is in Ukraine’s far east and borders on Russia. In order to understand the conversation, some basic history that produced the current situation there needs to be stated, because this is the point-of-reference behind the summit-conversation that occurred on December 7th: The September 5, 2014 Minsk Protocol, and its followup February 12, 2015 Minsk II Agreement, established the agreements between Ukraine and the Donbass breakaway region, that…