Skip to comments.Hundreds for a one [Google translated: German view on Ukrainian crisis]
Posted on 07/16/2014 7:34:50 PM PDT by wetphoenix
Ukraine's President Poroshenko escalating war in the East. Comprehensive revenge for killed government soldiers. Report insurgents heavy losses
Seconded by the Kiev transitional government military forces are to beat the resistance movement in eastern Ukraine devastating. The army has launched an offensive to the weekend. Ruthlessly cities are bombed, sometimes houses in neighboring Russia. The rebels said on Monday by heavy losses in their own ranks. In attacks of the Air Force 30 fighters were killed in Alexandrovka. This was announced, according to Interfax, a spokesman of the "Information Centre southeastern front," Konstantin Knirik, on Monday. The data are consistent with "news of victory," the Defense Ministry in Kiev, which confirmed five "air strikes" on the site. "The enemy has suffered significant losses," the ministry said. Also fighting technique had been destroyed.
It was unclear on Monday the situation in Lugansk. The opponents of the Kiev regime rejected reports that its airport under control of Ukrainian troops was. All attacks were repulsed. The management of Lugansk appealed to the citizens not to go on the road. By artillery fire in the eastern Ukrainian city to killing three civilians and 14 more were injured. "Since Sunday, a total of 161 ambulance missions have been registered. 14 of them because of weft and other injuries, another three people were dead, "RIA Novosti quoted a city council. Houses, a school building and a kindergarten were partially destroyed. Meanwhile were 4700 households without electricity. On the afternoon of Kiev troops finally told that they had lost contact with a transport type aircraft An-26, which can take up to 20 people on board. The rebels reported to have once again shot down a military plane.
(Excerpt) Read more at jungewelt.de ...
An example of how the press in Germany receives the any consideration Retiring approach Poroschenkos, the Swabian newspaper. The published in Ravensburg sheet described in its Monday edition vividly the events of war: "Disturbing, surreal, brutal images from Donetsk: burned houses, destroyed bridges, tanks in the streets. The ostukrainische miners metropolis under siege by government forces. Donetsk is facing a possible humanitarian disaster (...). President Petro Poroshenko will not hesitate, but act. From armistice negotiations with the> puppet of the Kremlin While Poroshenko and Co. get from the Swabia press to the mirror "carte blanche" for their actions in the East, warns the Moscow daily Nezavisimaya Gazeta prior to further internationalization of the conflict: "The Ukrainian army bombards a Russian city. Thus, the civil war in neighboring Ukraine has also led on Russian territory for the first time to victims. (...) Because the Ukrainian artillery continued effort on the rebel positions, the bullets will also end up becoming more common on Russian territory. So even Russia could be drawn into the armed conflict. "
Good tidbits of Donetsk news here
It is all out war. Russia will take it thank you very much to the kenyan.
Take a look at the gas pipeline map on this website and you can see why Russian tanks are taking all the eastern Ukraine territory from Lugansk to Donetsk.
Interesting. My first impression was that this guy should write for Voice of Russia. Waddya’ know, he does.
Well, this guy might be biased, just like the rest of German media and public opinion but would you argue that Ukrainian military is bombing own cities and killing civilians?
Junge Welt: marxist newspaper, formerly published by the communist GDR regime, insignificant since 1990, today still an outlet for Russian / KGB propaganda.