Skip to comments.Kiev military op: Ukrainian army tanks, APCs, troops attack Slavyansk
Posted on 04/24/2014 3:04:56 AM PDT by kronos77
Fighting has erupted just outside Slavyansk, a town in east Ukraine where population voiced their protest against Kiev authorities. Ukrainian troops on tanks and armored vehicles are trying to break into the town. According to Ukrainian Interior ministry, at least five self-defense guards have been killed and one policeman injured after the antiterrorist operation launched by Kiev in the city. Three checkpoints erected by the anti-government protesters have also been destroyed. Witnesses report on Twitter lavyansk self-defense forces are now burning tires to hamper the entrance of infantry vehicles from Kiev into the city. Ukraine army attack have just driven off at high speed 11:51 AM - 24 Apr 2014 GrahamWPhillips @GrahamWP_UK Follow 39 RETWEETS 6 FAVORITES According to the latest reports, self-defense forces have repelled the attack of the Kiev gunmen at the key checkpoint in north of Slavyansk. At least three infantry vehicles had to retreat, reports Rossiya 24. Police has announced the beginning of the crackdown via loudspeakers and a special vehicle is currently patrolling the streets warning local people about the crackdown. The local citizens in the city are preparing for the Kiev crackdown. The majority of shops, kindergartens and schools have been closed in the city. Only the shops selling bread and water remain open.
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Would this be happening if there was no coup?
Everywhere the Obama administration has meddled has ended up a disaster.
“Would this be happening if there was no coup?”
Of course not. Without “coup” the whole country would be taken over, step by step, by your beloved shirtless garbage.
Some people still remember when Polish troops forced Czechs to drink beer from their boots...
My Polish friend, do you deny this?
Was that after the Munich Conference deal in 1938 when Poland took part of Czechoslovakia (upper Silesia) while Hitler was taking the Sudetenland?
When the hood is off he is the reverse image of Al Jolsen
It was soon after Poles killed Jesus. Come on, let’s just party like it’s 99.
Is that photo allowed?
Is that the guy....... what’s his name, that caused so much disruption the forum? Didn’t he sue Free Republic?
Arthur, was that his name?
In this photo taken on Sunday, April 13, Simon Ostrovsky, right, stands next to a Pro-Russian gunman at a seized police station in the eastern Ukraine town of Slovyansk. Ostrovsky, a journalist for VICE News, has not been seen since early Tuesday.
You two Putin paid trolls travel in packs abd peddle the same LIES for Murderous KGB thug Putin here !
Are youba Paid Outin propaganda Troll too?...
Russia Today is Kgb Thug Putin’s propaganda network set up to push non stop lies and spin !
So why are you here peddling Putin lies non stop here ?
ARE you paid to sell this crap on the internet ?..
>self-defense forces are now burning tires to hamper the entrance of infantry vehicles from Kiev into the city.
Always with the burning tires. They make better barriers before they are burned, rather than after. It’s all party, fun and games until you have burned all your tires.
They are burning tires in celebration of earf day.
Just before Russia invaded Finland, Poland and the Baltics.
“Russia Today is Kgb Thug Putins propaganda network”
Got a link for a Western Source you approve of, that is covering events in Slovyansk in near-real time??
I’ll be glad to review it, if you do.
Tweets from Andrew Roth - New York times:
We came through checkpt on Kharkiv-Rostov highway, army guys were allowing al-jazeera to film them, access to city was open during operation
City center is calm, no sense that the army is about to roll on city hall.
Nobody knows how many dead in Slavyansk Doctors confirm some gunshot wounds but so far we’ve been thrown out of two hospitals and the morgue
Heading toward Slavyansk via same army checkpoint I passed this morning. Most shooting reports in NW of city, that road is reportedly shut.
RT video of Ukrainian troops attacking a checkpoint
and so it Starts—look to see full scale fighting in Hours. Russian Bomber hitting Kiev— Dogfights in the air will silence the Ukrainian Air Force. Once the troops are involved anything can and will happen.
In the meantime mac daddy is busy bowing to a Chinese robot.
Correct, it is all so complicated. Did you know that when Czechoslovakia was falling apart in March 1939, both Poland and Hungary sent troops into eastern Slovak and the Carpathian region to take over, and even had a brief battle where about 100 on each side were killed? Just in general, all countries should feel free to take part in the border shift games but then shouldn’t be surprised when it turns out different (by helping unleash the chaos)!