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“Do not allow me to forget you.”

-Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

Lviv, Western Ukraine.

The realities of this war, as I expected before arriving two weeks ago, have been slowly found on the faces, in the voices and deep in the penetrating eyes of those affected by it. These are the innocents, mostly, those who have a tale to tell and parse no words in telling it.

The next ninety-six hours would reveal their personal horrors.

After a five hour trip packed together into a cargo van filled with food and medical aid supplies, we arrive in Lviv, Ukraine. Now, I sit alongside my five other passionate colleagues at a long wooden table that is covered modestly and set in preparation for our welcome. We dig in, eating what we all thankfully admit is the finest spaghetti sauce ever served. We are very hungry. Our hosts are glad we’re here.

The meal is served in a huge white hall in front of the altar of an ancient Catholic church, dilapidated from age but still in use by our host, Roman, who is part of a worldwide Christian fellowship called Praise Chapel. I was invited by founder, John McGovern, who I had the great fortune of bumping into while doing refugee interviews at Warsaw’s Central Station, the arrival point for many escaping this war, and where three huge all-white tents staffed by other aid workers provide meals, sundries and shelter to all coming in from Ukraine.

Here I look for interviews with refugees, but only a few speak English.

In conflict zones, being a neutral, fact-based reporter is not possible. In the eyes of those affected, objectivity is perceived as instead being on one end of the polarities of this war; East or West. As such, the most important lesson learned from my time in Lebanon and Turkey is to ask many, many questions, while at the same time keeping one’s mouth securely shut.

And, to listen …and watch closely!

Many I meet, here in Lviv or while tramping the streets of Warsaw have experienced this war, but from its periphery west of the Dnieper River with Kyiv at its northern end near Belarus. This does not mean that they have not been affected or do not express strong emotions. But it is in the eyes of those interviewed who travel West that shows whether a person has indeed been internally afflicted by this war. The eyes being the mirrors of one’s soul.

As I interviewed many, it is their eyes that I focus on to confirm their many offered truths. Each time I am reminded of what a hardened Hezbollah soldier told me in 2018 while standing on the war-torn Israel/Lebanon border overlooking Israel’s stolen Palestinian farmlands.

“When one sees his first dead man he remembers it forever. When a man sees a man a die, sees that man take his last breath and then become still, it stays forever… in his eyes!”

I have seen those eyes. In Lebanon. In Turkey. In airports on the gaunt, sallow faces of many khaki clothed GI’s returning from war: Their “thousand-mile stare,” looking so intently at nothing, an unlit cigarette dangling unattended in the left hand, slumped forward in deep, deep thought, chin perched on the right as their only support.

In the four days to come, I will see those eyes three times more.

On the trip to Lviv, Ukraine John McGovern’s son-in-law Paul who is our driver and a senior member of Praise Chapel sits next to James who is riding shotgun. He is a youngish veteran who has seen war and lost a close friend in Afghanistan. James is here to begin a sponsored military extraction of persons unknown since I don’t usually ask stupid questions.

Both Paul and James do indeed well understand the background and the reasons that provided little choice but for Russia to seek security from NATO expansion due to its national interests while also protecting the ravaged Eastern Ukrainians who are more Russian than Ukrainian in culture and language. As James, put it, “When the war started I thought Putin was a chess master. But, “he continued, “I have changed on that. Now he’s losing.” He admits that this opinion is not very popular at the family dining table back home in Georgia and that it is based on US intelligence provided. But, on one point we all agree: We hate this war.

Despite western media claiming that Zelensky’s family remained in Kyiv, Ukraine in support, this is not likely true. Putting two and two together from a conversation with my Christian dinner host just days before, it is quite likely that it was James and his team, now waiting for him in Lviv, that had completed the “extraction”, of Zelensky’s daughter from Kyiv to Lviv two weeks before. James did not mind admitting he was here this time for a similar mission.

While our comrades in the other seats listen, decorum and a budding friendship created by my love of intelligent discussion, prevent me from challenging Paul and James on some of the information and opinions they share. Finer men I have not met, but pieces were missing in our dialogue and I keep these to myself, all the while fearing that a slip of the tongue in the wrong direction would turn friendship into acrimony as was illustrated very sadly in Part One, of this series.

I have yet to find safe passage to Eastern Ukraine so I have offered to our hosts at our dinner table my limited medical skills and a strong back in getting supplies to the east. Due to the dangers, Eastwards stockpiles of medical aid and food are piling up in Lviv. The dangers are not particularly Russian.

Zelensky, desperate for troops after suffering massive losses opened the jails of Western Ukraine to the criminals and next armed them in the outlandish belief that despite brutal incarceration they would actually side with Ukraine and direct their weapons eastwards. He claimed this was limited to those prisoners with battle experience, but this was not true as this would have been a very small subset since, other than criminally razing the Donbas, a sanctioned crime, this is Ukraine’s first recent war. Not surprisingly, many turned their weapons and their newfound freedom to the West instead for a renewed criminal opportunity. In war, medical supplies are often worth their weight in gold. So, relief supplies for the refugees have more than a Russian threat to contend with.

Despite so much media distortion to the contrary, Lviv, eighty kilometres from the Polish border, has only been affected by this war due to its proximity and use for the incoming military arms and foreign mercenaries stockpiled on the outskirts of the town. Lviv has been hit by the Russian rockets but these have been limited to purely military targets. There have been no civilian casualties as stated by the Mayor of Lviv in multiple Telegram posts censored by western media. But, when the rockets fall everyone knows it. They are huge explosions.

Three days before, I met with Michael, who is with another Christian group. He was in Lviv on the night of Biden’s Warsaw speech of March 26 when three Russian rockets destroyed a munitions industrial area and an oil and lubricant facility. Sources indicated that these were also used to store Western supplied munitions. “It shook us out of bed”, Mike said to me on the Sunday. This was not surprising since Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov on March 13 warned the U.S. that pumping weapons from a number of countries it orchestrates isn’t just a dangerous move, it’s an action that makes those convoys legitimate targets.”

I also spoke to one aid worker in Lviv who was in the nearby village of Deliatyn in the Ivano-Frankivsk region 50km f rom the Romanian border, on March 18, when Russia reportedly used for the first time a hypersonic missile that screamed in at Mach 5.5 with a direct hit on a deep underground bunker containing Ukrainian missiles and aircraft rockets donated by the west. Reportedly, over 200 incoming mercenaries were also housed there for initial training. The blast as seen on video was colossal. Said, Vincent, “Our whole hotel shook and we were more than 20 kilometres away! Shit fell all over the floor like an earthquake. Thank God there was only one blast.”

All munitions and mercenaries and their drive to increase the horrors of war eastwards were vaporized, instantly. No civilians were hurt.

Despite these strikes, Lviv moves as normal. I see that the shops are open and people walk casually as the buses and trains pass by as usual. This indicates that the public here knows from these experiences that Russia has not been trying to victimize the innocent population of Lviv, instead using precision advanced munitions for purely military targets only.

After our dinner, we are also welcomed by Antone, who, he says, has just got back from the East in Odessa. Mosha, Ukrainian and our sole woman companion on this trip translates as Antone provides us with his tales of derring-do fighting Russians. He is verbose and affable all the time as he tells us of escaping the Russians repeatedly after attacking them with rifle fire and a donated RPG.

This is the man who may have my life in his hands if I help take supplies East.

So, I pay very close attention. As to being a reporter, my colleagues have been sworn to secrecy for my protection. They keep this promise. So, as Antone continues his story I occasionally ask Mosha to translate a strategically benign question or more to him.

Listening In the wings is a short, stout, stubble-faced man quietly standing, saying nothing. As the story continues, I often look at him closely before returning my attention to Antone. There is something seemingly wrong with his ongoing tale.

But it is when this man sees me looking his way and looks back into my eyes, blank-faced, that I know, what is wrong. It is the storyteller.

The silent man now turns and leaves. Without a goodbye, he is gone, but he looks at me one last time and for the first time on this trip, I see the most unmistakable affliction of war. Those eyes.

As Antone wraps up his tale, I ask a few more questions, no longer probing his testimony but the face of this man himself, smiling and talking so quickly. No, I will not be putting my life at risk with him. No. He has not seen war.

Unlike the man who said nothing, I do not see… those eyes.

With our business now finished in Lviv, we aid workers hunker down in the van to begin our long return journey to Warsaw. One seat is now vacant.

Suddenly, news of a new rocket strike in Lviv comes over Mosha’s phone…

It begins to snow. Strange for this being late spring in early April… a seemingly very dark natural comment levied upon us all about this God damn war!

Over the past two weeks, I have heard very much. However, I am in Western Ukraine a very different reality than the east where real war there rages town by town, hour by hour. Warsaw is plastered everywhere with Ukrainian bright yellow and pale blue flags all fervently supporting war in Ukraine. Vendors sell them on many street corners like they were fruit and their colours adorn the billboards, shops, buses, lamp posts, and subways as the radio and TV stations every ten minutes scream infomercials in support of Ukraine as part of this collective support for war.

Here in Warsaw, most refugees, with the exception of those from Kyiv, have fled due to this inspired fear, not direct conflict. Many admit this freely. Yes, they have family there and have heard much, but most are predisposed to their own opinions derived years before the war began: Anti Russia. This sentiment is not the case in the East. As I watch the evening news, my hotel night clerk translates rapidly this purely western narrative. As a counter, regularly, my translator and friend, Andrew, who is Ukrainian texts me at odd hours with info from the east and it quickly becomes clear that the media in both Poland and Ukraine have intentionally made the reality of war muddy.

Zelensky has banned all media coverage in Ukraine, save one, and alternative views favouring peace are, as I would find out are a death sentence. War is the only sanctioned opinion allowed. Peace will get you arrested or shot.

This was shown yesterday April 14 when both Viktor Medvedchuk, a Ukrainian politician who was elected as People’s Deputy of Ukraine on 29 August 2019 and Major General Valery Shaytanov from Ukraine’s Security Service (SBU), were arrested on very specious charges of “treason.” The full breadth of Western media joined in, falsely accusing both men of being “Putin’s ally.”

This is utter rubbish. I confirmed this with a recent US inside contact here in Ukraine (see: upcoming Part Four) in a call this morning and who knows both men well.

Their true crime is making the mistake of suggesting that Ukraine settle this war and accept peace. Both men know the truth: The Ukrainian army is taking staggering loses in men, materiel, and the ability to resupply both. Zelensky’s on going purge of peace and “anti-heroes” was preceded two weeks ago by his firing of both Naumov Andriy Olehovych, former chief of the Main Department of Internal Security of the Security Service of Ukraine, and Kryvoruchko Serhiy Oleksandrovych, former chief of the Office of the Security Service of Ukraine in the Kherson region. Both of these men, too, are guilty of merely suggesting the new Ukrainian capital crime of “Peace.”

For Zelensky and Nato their personal treason is allowing this war to be fought right down to the very last Ukrainian.

 

I am frustrated. My goal of getting to the East where the true stories of the atrocities there will certainly be told by those refugees has met with my own realities. The Russian embassy here in Warsaw has now closed. The staff is burning everything before they leave. Presumably, my visa application to Russia is in one of the piles.

Despite my current proximity barely a day goes by that I don’t receive videos and pictures of the horrors taking place in the Donbas and the East. My contact info is easily found and since the start of this series, I have received scores of Instagram, Telegram, Tick Toc or Whatsapp messages asking that I share these images with the reader.

But I refuse to look at any of them. Videos and pictures can be doctored and used to sway a reporter’s work in the wrong direction away from objective reporting. This war is now a media-inspired shit show and I will not be a part of it. So, I file these many solicitations away, never looking at a one, for I already know what they contain, horror. I do not need to look… or listen.

Except once.

At my first hotel, I meet Lee. English being rather rare, he has stopped me, asking for information. In turn, I parry him for the same.

Lee admits to being a US mercenary—former Airborne—paid, like James, to extract persons unknown from an area near Kyiv. He readily admits to knowing of the Nazi philosophy attached to many in the Ukrainian military but is being paid well for his service not to care. He seems to lack quality US intel since his questions are mostly about the roads and military beyond Kyiv and I cannot answer beyond Lviv.

He seems out of his league here. Interestingly, he asks if I have contacts for protective gear like flack jackets and helmets. I warn him of the dangers, not of the Russians who are mostly east of his target, but of the Ukrainians. Days before, Andrew my translator, had sent me three of the many videos I have received, telling me, “The man being tortured is speaking Russian. His killers are speaking Ukrainian,” in his effort to educate me.

But, again, I refuse to access these videos.

But Lee seems a good kid, but too full of US-inspired bravado to heed my warning. To help I tell him of Andrew’s videos, though I haven’t viewed them. He doesn’t believe me and asks me to show him. I scroll to the right spot on Whatsapp and hand him my phone and he eagerly taps the first, second and then third video to life.

Screams, the likes of which could not be faked, shriek from my phone and I close my eyes hard shut in a desperate and failed attempt not to hear.

He hands me back my phone. “Yeah”, he says, “That’s pretty bad.”

 

“Please, tell my story.”

As I put my boots on the ground one more time, still stuck in Warsaw I remember the guardian angel that has steered me well during my times reporting in foreign lands. Sitting and stewing in a dank hotel room does not provide the story… nor luck.

So, I return to Central Station, Warsaw. While doing a bit of photo editing and sitting on one of the very nearby concrete benches on the grounds in front of the massive soviet Palace of Culture and Science building, my glance comes up from my screen. Directly in front of me is an old man stooped and holding a cane. He is moving directly at me. He appears quite frail and he is now just a few yards away, so close I am afraid he is blind. But he stops, now close enough to speak. “You are a journalist,” he says in perfect, but heavily accented English, not as a question, but strangely as a statement. I nod, not sure how far English will take me. “Will you help me,” he offers and I assume he means a donation and reach for my red day pack. “No, no, no…” he responds, “I have things to tell you.”

I get to my feet and offer him my arm which he takes lightly in both hands as I help steer his half-bent body next to me onto the concrete bench. More than an hour later, as the snow flurries again cry in response from the grey gloom above, I bid him goodbye. What he has told me has brought a tear to my eyes, prayers to my lips and hatred to my heart.

Abram is from Markivka and has traversed the war zone of the east to meet his daughter and two granddaughters who were already here the past two weeks from just south of Kyiv. It turned out I had spoken to his daughter Taisaya earlier that morning at Central Station because she also spoke enough English. I had apparently left much too quickly since her two little girls had said they were waiting for their granddad to arrive, but trains here no longer follow a scripted schedule. The girls were full of happy smiles, waiting. I had told their Mum that I wanted testimonies from the east, but she could not help. I had forgotten their names but remembered the encounter well.

Over that next hour, as I scribbled furiously, Abram told me of being trapped in Markivka as the war began, not by the Russians but by the Ukrainian Army (AFU), what he repeatedly called the “Banderists.” Those following this series know what that means: Nazis.

Abram is a Russian Jew and proudly admits to serving in the Red Army, particularly in Afghanistan. “We did many wrong things there,” he began, “but these Banderists they hate, their hearts, full of hate. Always hate. Many years, only hate!” Stupidly I offered the leading question, “why?.” Abram, who had been looking down while delivering his thoughts straightened in a start, now looking me in the eyes like a father scolding a child, “Because we are Russian!”

Abram talked, then, about the times well before the 2014 Maidan Square Orange revolution, a time when Ukraine was certainly divided into ethnic regions, but when the Donbas, Donetsk, Luhansk and eastern Ukraine, although attracting a much larger percentage of Jews and ethnic Russians was just that, a region of Ukraine. East worked well with west. He spoke of small cases of anti-Semitism and anti-Russian sentiment but as he put it, “When we were Soviet, we were all friends.”

According to Abram that all changed quickly in 2014, “We became dogs!” he spat. “But you kick a dog once, he runs. You kick a dog again and he looks you in the eyes, asking why” But, he slowed for emphasis, “You kick a dog three times… and he bites.” He talked about the immediate attacks by the AFU after the west overturned the election of Viktor Yanukovych who was himself from Donetsk in Eastern Ukraine. Continuing he said,

“What we want then is independence. Already we were. Not to join Russia. That we wanted this is a lie. They made war from the west on us of the East. Because we speak Russian? We love Russia? Not only, this…”

and here he again glanced up from his thoughts and for emphasis,

“Because the Banderists hate Russia. Because you… I’m sorry.. your country… hates Russia. And we are Russian in our hearts! We do not hate America. We love Ukraine! But you… I’m sorry again… your country, it hates Russia!”

His anger was understood. Abram’s wife had been killed in the indiscriminate artillery shelling by the AFU when a round in the early morning hit the shop where she worked as a clerk and when she was opening for the day. He asked me if I knew what terror was, but answered his own question, “It is to never know, any time when death will come.” He said the Banderists would go days, weeks, months without firing a shot at his village and then suddenly open fire from many miles away and at no target in particular. “For many years we could not know when who would be the next to die. And…” he added, “for seven years we beg Putin for help.”

It was three weeks before he finally left Marikiva but that was when the Russian army had forced the AFU out. According to Abram the AFU held them in the basement the whole time; a horror of its own. Little food, no toilet- buckets- far too many seeking refuge there after the AFU had commandeered his building for their safety, using it for the vantage points and firing opportunities provided by the tall buildings. When the AFU was forced out by the Russians they fired at it with RPGs while he and the more than forty in the basement screamed in terror.

He had escaped Markivka and moved west via Belarus, but his younger brother was killed as he tried to use the humanitarian corridor created not by the AFU but by the Russians. He was supposed to meet his brother Leonid in Prosian on the way to the Belarus border. He didn’t make it. It was a neighbour friend who told him.

Abram told of seeing from his windows AFU soldiers digging mines into the roads to stop people from leaving his town. “Only we walk on concrete. No mines under concrete,” he said.”But you walk on concrete and they shoot you.” His brother died when he and two family men, two women and their children stepped through a tripwire planted by the AFU as they walked through the roadside brush off the road to Prosian. A neighbour friend and others were with another group far enough behind to live. It was the Russian army that responded, not the AFU. The men, leading, died instantly. The others died at the scene.

Breaking the horrible news in Prosian his brother’s neighbour had brought to him his brother’s watch. Abram, as he reached into his pocket, his face and his hands were trembling. I knew what was coming. Shaking, he held out an old, worn but lovely golden wind up watch, the gold wrist band mostly gone, the lens fractured in uneven quadrants, but I could still make out the exact time of this horror: 5:39. Am. Pm. It just didn’t matter…anymore.

“This is what is left of my brother…”

 

His daughter Taisaya and granddaughters, Kristina and Alina, surprise me. They have been waiting out of sight throughout Abram’s time with me and now walk up to help their Grandfather home. I do not know if they have heard of this horror. I hug them all for no, or only one, good reason.

As I help him to his feet, placing Abram’s cane back in his hand and being sure he is steadily balanced, he struggles to straighten himself fully to properly offer his hand. I was surprised that he is almost my height. I offer my hand in return, and he takes it in his, a gentle touch, now looking at me intently as if to test my mettle for one last time.

Abram is smiling now. “My daughter said you are a journalist. Go to the east as you want. You will know what I said is so.” he says as an ending.“Then, please… tell my story.”

“Thank you…” he adds before turning forever away. But just before he did, I saw his face clearly, and I knew his story was true.

I saw, once more…those eyes.

 

I will view them now. Those videos. The pictures. I feel an obligation. To Abram, to Leonid, to my Christian friends in Lviv, to Andrew and every refugee I have interviewed and those I have not, alive or dead.

Sitting on my hotels bed, pillows piled behind me, I draw these images and videos up on my laptop and access the files on my phone I steel myself with a six-pack close at hand. I have my translator app at hand only to know what language of this war is being spoken. As I ready myself I close my eyes long and hard once again remembering Lee, the mercenary’s, final comment because I know it’s going to be “pretty bad.”

It is.

The dead, the wounded writhing, their screams rising until silent, their words testimonies I don’t understand, but yet I do, the views of the barbarian AFU planting mines, shooting at civilian targets, at the occupants of the buildings, or just the buildings, the bloodied faces screaming for vengeance into the camera, the artillery strikes into buildings as white flags wave, the slit throats, the tears, the children clutching dead mothers, mothers holding dead sons, husbands, brothers for the final time or breath, the blood, so, so much blood, and all the time too, too, too much horror. There must be a better singular word to use, but I am speechless. It is simply, purely…Horror!

Each time I move to the next file, I force myself to do so, swilling beer to dull my outrage that only increases with every pull on the bottle and new atrocity. I will honour them all, must finish what I started.

More than two hours later I am spent. I am done. I am drunk. I have now seen with my own eyes…

I trip over bottles as I head for my bathroom. I must wash this all from my face. Wash it from my mind.

From the sink I splash cold. cold water over my whole head, desperate for relief. Grasping for a white towel at hand I look into the mirror, but my eyes will not focus. All I see is a kaleidoscope of those images swirling, blending all in a cacophony tinged with red that will not go away.

As the towel pulls down from my face, focus slowly comes back to view. In the mirror, I look deeply into my own ashen face, drawn, tired, weary from my two weeks, until this moment improperly afflicted by this God damn war.

And then I see them, staring back at me with pinpoint accuracy, my testimony to the brutal truth of this war. There, in the mirror, staring back at me, I see…

Those Eyes!

Dedication: To Matias R., Michel C., Ron U., Jeff B., Jan O., and SF. Thanks for keeping me going! Peace…

Author’s Note: This concludes Part Three of my series, “Destination Ukraine.” For further insight, please see Part One, “The Ignorance of War,” and Part Two, “Will Poland Go Rogue?”

About the Author: Brett Redmayne-Titley has spent the last decade travelling and documenting the “Sorrows of Empire.” He has authored over 200 articles all of which have been published and often republished and translated by news agencies worldwide. An archive of his many articles can be found at watchingromeburn.uk. He can be contacted at live-on-scene ((@))gmx.com

 
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  1. Levtraro says:

    Thank you Mr. Redmayne-Title for your reporting, for telling the story of the old man from Марківка, I will read now the prev 2 parts of your reporting, and thanks Ron Unz for publishing it.

    • Agree: Lurch685, Spanky
    • Replies: @JWalters
  2. I do respect people who write their own first hand accounts of war. But then Redmayne-Titley contrives stuff like this.

    I also spoke to one aid worker in Lviv who was in the nearby village of Deliatyn in the Ivano-Frankivsk region 50km f rom the Romanian border, on March 18, when Russia reportedly used for the first time a hypersonic missile that screamed in at Mach 5.5 with a direct hit on a deep underground bunker containing Ukrainian missiles and aircraft rockets donated by the west. Reportedly, over 200 incoming mercenaries were also housed there for initial training. The blast as seen on video was colossal. Said, Vincent, “Our whole hotel shook and we were more than 20 kilometres away! Shit fell all over the floor like an earthquake. Thank God there was only one blast.”

    All munitions and mercenaries and their drive to increase the horrors of war eastwards were vaporized, instantly. No civilians were hurt.

    How does he know that all the munitions and mercenaries were vaporised? And instantly,too ? He doesn’t.

    How does he know that no civilians were hurt ? He doesn’t.

    So it makes me skeptical of everything else he has written in the article, especially as his ludicrous last article in UR was about Poland going rogue in the Ukraine.

  3. I keep coming here because sometimes there is a piece like this one.

    Journalism as it should be.

  4. Dumbo says:

    Western Ukraine and Eastern Ukraine appear to hate each other.
    Why not just separate?
    Make two countries.
    Pro-EU on one side, pro-Russians on the other.
    Good fences make good neighbours.

  5. Wokechoke says:

    I don’t see how we avoid ww3 really. Millions of dead by the End of this.

    • Replies: @meamjojo
  6. Cookie says:

    So where does this hatred come from?

    Well you have to go back in history…there was severe retributions against the Nazi collaborators after WW2 but that doesn’t explain the original hate.

    You had the Stalin starvation of millions and purges?

    You have to go right back to find the original sin that caused neighbors to hate each other.

    Usually this involves a power that has long gone but had divided people for their purposes (divide and rule.)

    I don’t think Ukraine is a country and should be divided along ethnic lines…Russia wants this but the U.S wants to exploit Russian wants!

    • Agree: Ace
  7. meamjojo says:
    @Wokechoke

    Multi-millions would be a small number against a total population of almost 8 billion. We can afford to lose 4-6 billion easily. The world will be a better place with less humans.

  8. @Verymuchalive

    A missile at Mach 5.5 doesn’t “scream in”. I’d expect a sound like a much closer shotgun. Then the explosion of the warhead.

    • Thanks: Verymuchalive
  9. Anyone think Zelensky isn’t on Ukraine’s side?
    A “people” without much land, for a land without any people.

  10. Wokechoke says:
    @meamjojo

    We can lose them in Africa parts of South America and South Asia. Not so much in Europe.

  11. EH says:

    There’s much of value here reading between the lines, but the tone is so flouncingly, inanely effeminate it’s as if it’s written in Richard Simmon’s voice. Maybe he’s just a super-gamma: the utter lack of insight into when he’s being played, the absolutely childish naivete, the absurd lack of self-insight while laughably trying to front as a grizzled veteran war reporter indicate that he’s probably not actually homosexual, just a British twit.

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    , @Anonymous
  12. @Dumbo

    That is what is happening now. The American people don’t hate Russians but the captured media is in full howl against the bears.

    • Agree: Ace, annamaria
    • Replies: @follyofwar
    , @Z-man
  13. Anon[291] • Disclaimer says:
    @Dumbo

    That principle could find use in all the world. If all the world weren’t inhabited by human will-to-power.

  14. Wokechoke says:
    @Badger Down

    Sinking a capital ship in this way opens up the possibility of a de housing bombing campaign in Kiev. De housing is what the RAF did to Hamburg, Frankfurt, Cologne, Dresden, Berlin. There’s a good reason that the Russians said it was a magazine explosion caused by an internal fire. It at least allowed them to pretend the war isn’t escalating.

    A capital ship is a strategic weapon/target. Tit For Tat, Tik For Tok.

  15. @Gidoutahere

    Gidoutahere, I’m not so sure that “the American people don’t hate the Russians.” After the vast majority fell for the Covid lies for the past two years, I’m convinced that they can be programmed to hate anything that the deep state tells them to hate. How many Americans have enough knowledge of recent history to understand that the Biden Regime, filled with messianic Jewish neocons, is the true enemy of peace, not Mr. Putin? A lifetime of submitting to hysterical anti-Russia propaganda since kindergarten is a powerful thing. Vlad Putin is now Emmanuel Goldstein, enemy of the people, subjected to two minutes of daily hate.

    What kind of country is soul sick enough to allow a corrupt senile old man to bring the world to the edge of nuclear holocaust and do nothing about it? The sanctity of elections, even though illegitimate, is much more important than saving the planet. “Democracy,” all hail democracy, has brought us to the edge of collapse. As we go down for the final time, a Jewish comedian named Zelensky, who obviously cares not the Ukrainian people, has become this vile country’s national hero, and a sex symbol too. Such pitiful people we Americans are.

    BTW, loved the article. It read more like a Hemingway novel.

  16. Karl1906 says:

    Thanks to “alternative” media it’s still possible to get some good journalism. msm will completely ignore the truth as it doesn’t fit into the narrative of their masters.

    Now some commentators claim that it’s Russia’s lack of “soft skills” that’s an issue for them but I honestly don’t think that simply hiring your own bunch of shills and bots on “social media” is a true counter punch.

    No, using the methods of the enemy only turns yourself vulnerable to them. And you should also never use the platform of the enemy in the first place. (Just compare DiscloseTV on Twitter and Gettr and the disgusting responses the “better” plattform Twitter tolerates without issue. It looks like a clever strategy to let the provocation stand but not the responses. Feels like “victory”, right?)

    Just let “Western civilisation” (e.a. morons, degenerates, shills & bots) have its silly circus and “victories” on Twitter and Facebook while the rest of the world sees the facts, listens to the evidence and witnesses and knows better.

    • Agree: GomezAdddams, Franz
    • Thanks: Thor Walhovd
    • Replies: @littlereddot
  17. frankie p says:
    @Wokechoke

    You are sick. Why can’t we lose them in Europe? Why can’t we lose them in your hometown, your region,.your country? If I might presume to ask, is it ok if you, every member of your family, every one of your friends and acquaintances, everyone with any connection to you, are among those who we can afford to lose?

    • Replies: @Wokechoke
  18. The mainstream US media, including NPR and all the big corporate outlets, are besides themselves with excitement while cheering on the genocidal Nazis in Ukraine, the US arms dealers literally making a killing with all their “aid” money, and the bipartisan war machine hacks in Washington who rubber stamp and orchestrate the whole thing from their “safe spaces” across the ocean.

    And remember to vote Republican or Democrat this fall if you want blood on your hands, and if you support their Satanic, bloodthirsty chaos, death, and mayhem.

    • Thanks: annamaria, Justrambling
    • Replies: @IreneAthena
  19. @Verymuchalive

    “How does he know that all the munitions and mercenaries were vaporised? And instantly,too? He doesn’t.”

    How do you know “he doesn’t?” You don’t.

    “How does he know that no civilians were hurt ? He doesn’t.

    How do you know “he doesn’t?” You don’t.

    The author may have learned the truth of both these assertions after the fact.

    • Replies: @Verymuchalive
  20. @Wokechoke

    USA –could lose 340 million and be intact with 1% saved—-in the Bible —

  21. @Karl1906

    Now some commentators claim that it’s Russia’s lack of “soft skills” that’s an issue for them but I honestly don’t think that simply hiring your own bunch of shills and bots on “social media” is a true counter punch.

    There is a very real danger of “soft skills” taking a life of its own. It comes about when the promoter of the “spin” starts to believe the spin itself. This appears to be one of the driving factors of decay of “Western Civilisation”.

    Thankfully neither the Russians or Chinese seem to put too much over-emphasis on PR. They seem to content to let the truth speak for itself. Admittedly though, the truth seems to take a painfully long time to make itself heard over the din of Western “soft skills”.

    Personally I don’t think we have to wait more than a year or two. When Western “soft skills” are not able to correlate with reality anymore, everyone in the West will be forced to ask themselves the uncomfortable questions.

    • Thanks: Karl1906
  22. Lurker says:
    @meamjojo

    The world will be a better place with less humans

    Be the change you want to see in the world.

  23. Levtraro says:
    @EH

    Yes, but the reporter was there, on the ground, close to the actual military campaigns, so I just went over the tone and focused on the info and the reflections on humans and their personalities in a situation such as those the Ukies are living right now.

    Btw, journalism could be dry and informative, like a table of numbers in a technical paper, but that is not how journalists are educated nowadays, most of them want to be poets and novelists, or at least to elicit emotions with their pieces. At least Redmayne-Titley did a good job in that department, in addition to providing info.

    • Replies: @Black Maggot
  24. GMC says:

    Good article Brett – Спасибо . The big Mariupol Elephant in the room is the names and nationalities of all those murderers that were taken out in all those failed helicopter extractions. There must have been at least 50 that ” thought they might make it out” but anyone that has been in a War and rode choppers, knows that a grunt soldier is not the first guy on the list of rescued personnel.The major players are and I’ve yet to to see more than a couple names and their nationalities. And rumors say there are plenty of Nato huckleberries left in the underground facilities, most likely tying to scap any evidence that they were working on. Hopefully Donbass bypasses Russia on this one and spills the beans. OR a good journalist is allowed access to the Donbass records.

    • Replies: @Commentator Mike
  25. @Cookie

    You had the Stalin starvation of millions and purges?

    So Stalin was a Russian was he? And no Ukrainian ever participated in his crimes? And no Russian was ever a victim of some Ukrainian or Ukrainian Jew ever?

  26. BRETT REDMAYNE-TITLEY,
    just your name says it all.
    What a fucking Jewish bulldust!
    In essence you are propagating here Judaism with a ZionLendSki who was only mistaken by an “outlandish belief”, poor bona fide Jews who are victims (of course) in front of the background of good intending but naive Christians, good but misled Anglo-American mercenaries – “Galvanized Iron” – with The Eyes and without. Rediculous!

    [MORE]

    To call ZionLendSki opening the prisons, randomly distributing AKs to intentionally create chaos, just as ZionLendSki was at the forefront (as Juda’s frontman) of a massive importation of Negroes and brown people to destroy white Ukraine, to belittle such giga crimes as an “outlandish belief” is supporting the negative force (Judaism & hyenas), just the way your helper scum.
    Jewmerica is forcing Russia to fight to the last Ukrainian (you mentioned that, to be here on the save side); for that you are bringing supplies and further holstering up the German remnants to support your evil deeds. https://www.rt.com/news/553993-germany-arms-ukraine-war-party/
    Your host, Roman, “who is part of a worldwide Christian fellowship called Praise Chapel. I was invited by founder, John McGovern”, will hopefully together with all those other Johns’, James’ and “Good Russian Jews” get fucking nuked.
    Since the first ones will be the last ones, I am assuming as the last ones billionaire ZionLendSki, Shmyhal & ministers will either face death by assassination in Florida, execution in Kiew or Gulag.
    Jews like dialectic and pluralism, so it might be a combo of everything and the only certainty will be a death mirroring the Jews’ violence in and against the RUS and everyone else.
    Scum bags like your christian mercs, Jews and hyenas (incl. their embeded journos) must get the brunt for once.

    Russian Jews are not Jewish Russians. And if you are truly a Jewish Russian the Jew would have left you long ago an just the Russian remains. So, fuck you and your Abram and his fake “Russian”!
    By the way “Lviv” was a German town called Lemberg and the crimes, the holocausts, of the Jew (your Abram’s forbears) are hineous, otherwise it would still be Lemberg.
    Why the fuck does the old cunt run after you to tell his poor story? Did you ever ask yourself that, you very Jewmerican bad night storyteller?!

    Do not use “Nazi”, because you fucking do not know what “Nazi” is!

    You never had any real interest to get into Donbass – you fucking sneeky Jewmerican coward! – otherwise you would have not applied in Warsaw and gone via Turkey into the RUS.

    • LOL: Lurch685
    • Troll: Jim Crint
  27. The OP claims to be a journalist who has been in war zones before yet writes that he needed to get extremely drunk to watch some horrific videos that provoked untold shock in him. So he’d never seen images of the horrors of war and the tortures and murders by Al Qaida, ISIS, US troops in Al Ghraib, etc. I’m sure what he saw was terrible but he’s either playing it up for the audience or he’s no journalist.

    • Replies: @DevilAdvocate
  28. Anon[412] • Disclaimer says:
    @Dumbo

    This was what the Minsk agreement was all about. But mr Zelensky and his handlers in Washington Berlin and Paris were not interested hence we are where we are.
    For 8 long years Russia kept bringing up this up and for all parties to adhere to it but the ukies and friends kept ignoring it.

  29. @meamjojo

    Good idea! Let’s get rid of all the tribe and minions, you included… A few millions don’t matter, according to you, right? 😀

  30. Horus says:

    Cool story bro

    I like the bit about the eye stare very creative.

    • Replies: @KantNeverCould
  31. The first vacationers appeared on the beaches of Mariupol

    • LOL: chris
    • Replies: @Wokechoke
  32. Thank you, thank you, Mr Brett Redmayne-Titley. As a recovering journalist of small means, I fully recognized that you have committed literature.

    Your essay was the most gripping and engaging bit of work that I’ve seen from a war correspondent, or for that matter, any of the contributors on Unz to date.

    “Those eyes” will reverberate amongst thoughtful onlookers all across the planet. Your courage, in even traveling to Lvov, as I prefer to call that mostly Polakized city where the once genuinely Slavic people of Galicia have over centuries of Polish and then Austro-Hungarian domination; have been half-Westernized and thoroughly deracinated. With that history of the Waffen SS still rankling in the souls of all too many of the Banderite persuasion; all too many Galicians live on their own hatred, in many instances, self-directed subconsciously.

    Having but minutes ago on an earlier thread disputed with a pedantic Brit, your forthrightness and sense of honor and of compassion reminds me that the spirits of Shakespeare and other greats are still to be found amongst the sons of the Sceptred Isle.

    Particularly moving was the encounter with the Russian Jewish refugee from the Donbass, who has lost so much and too many to this ongoing hatred which has so gripped ever-suffering Ukraine; the very heart and soul of the land of the Rus. The “Borderlands” being the kernel of that sorrowful people.

    Thank you again, Sir, for your honesty, your integrity and your courage. In the best traditions of the now desperately devolving English nation; you have become an avatar of the best of the best.

    • Agree: Lurch685
  33. @Verymuchalive

    VMA: One must understand the difference, as you perceive it, a chasm, between mere journalism and literature.

    Though a recovering journalist myself, I’m quite discerning between the two. As warzone literature, the writer’s introspective and well-crafted words and phrases “those eyes”, will live on. Our consistent quibbles here on UR will dissipate into the mists of history.

    • Thanks: JWalters
  34. Miro23 says:
    @follyofwar

    What kind of country is soul sick enough to allow a corrupt senile old man to bring the world to the edge of nuclear holocaust and do nothing about it?

    It’s not him. He’s just a stuffed toy. It’s the confused neo-cons.

    Ukraine was being developed from the 2014 CIA coup onwards as a launch pad against Russia. NATO infrastructure and command systems were being put in place, with the Ukrainian armed forces equipped and trained by the US military – all ready for a planned March 2022 invasion of the Donbass. Russia quickly moved troops to the border and preempted them with their own February 24th attack.

    Hence the confusion. Newly equipped and trained Ukrainian troops were supposed to be victoriously sweeping through the Donbass. Ukraine was supposed to slip into NATO with nuclear capable missile bases set up on Russia’s border. In fact, the neo-con military project is now a confused mess, with the Jewish media (in other words the whole Western media) howling in outrage rather than cheering victory – and with the hopelessly rushed economic sanctions backfiring badly on the dollar and on US client states like Germany.

    The neo-cons are furious and lashing out blindly, with their hysterical calls for war bringing the West far too close to the edge of a nuclear holocaust (a real one this time).

    If they slide over that edge, they will get their Armageddon. Putin has indicated various times that he’s ready for it, with the Russian aerospace forces recently going onto high alert and the public practicing evacuation procedures. It would represent terrible destruction for Russia but no doubt he would do it.

    • Thanks: Jim Crint, Nancy
    • Replies: @E_Perez
    , @Derer
  35. @Dumbo

    Excuse me, as I’ve said it more than once on these Ukraine threads: The currently constituted Ukraine state is a Frankenstein Monster which was created by the Bolsheviks and more recently the Soviets.

    That land is not a nation.

    There does exist, a Ukrainian people, a folk who, though the most original of Russians; have suffered from being a borderlands for centuries and have been genetically altered by the Mongol hordes, taken as slaves by Tatars, Turks and Khazarians; linguistically deracinated by the Polaks; invaded by Swedes, French and Germans and screwed royally by the Babylonian Talmudist supremacists.

    You are altogether correct, Dumbo, in the need for this Frankenstein Monster, of Bolshevik and Soviet administrative design to be reorganized into its disparate nations. It is unfortunate that upon the breakup of the USSR that this administrative monstrosity was not also separated into its constituent parts.

    Russian speaking people dominate the east of the land from Kharkov, through the Donbass and then eastwards clear to the Moldovan border. Those people are Novorussians and should have independence as an associated state with the Russian Republic.

    Bits and pieces where the majority are Moldovan, Romanian, Hungarian and Slovakian should be reintegrated with those lands.

    Galicia, with its Roman Catholicized and westernized, deracinated eastern Slavs, needs to be divorced by NovoUkrania and cast out as an international pariah and as the new borderland between the Romanized Slavs of Poland and the ever faithful Orthodox Slavs of the east.

  36. @Dumbo

    Western Ukraine and Eastern Ukraine appear to hate each other.

    Well the Galicians in Western Ukraine clearly hate the ethnic Russians in Eastern Ukraine. We know that because they have been shelling them since 2014. I don’t know whether the Easterners hate the Westerners, but I suppose eight years of military aggression intended to exterminate their people might do that.

    Why not just separate?

    Because the small hat people that run the American State Deparrment will not allow it. Victoria Nudelman and Anthony Blinken are willing to fight to the last Ukrainian to prevent it.

    • Replies: @Curmudgeon
  37. Jake Dee says:

    I find John McGovern and his son in law Paul of the Christian group “Praise Chapel” to be fascinating characters in this war time drama. Is Praise Chapel working with the mysterious US military veteran “James” to extract VIPs from the war zone or are they just (in a literal or metaphorical sense) “fellow travelers” ? Little is said directly but much is implied.
    A little googling reveals that “Praise Chapel” is an international network of churches of the charismatic Pentecostal tradition, based in Rancho Cucamonga California.
    John and his wife Pam seem to be the founder of the “Cavalry Church” in Kowloon Hon Kong and spent some years in mainland China. That may have been in the 70s or early 80s, it would be very difficult for an evangelical couple to get a visa to live and work there now.
    I don’t want to cast aspersions on anyone’s faith or to claim things I can’t prove, but if members of an evangelical church are running extraction missions for members of a politically prominent Jewish family in a war zone on another continent, then I think it’s at minimum a highly questionable use of their time and resources. And if Praise Chapel are running semi-clandestine extraction missions for VIPs in Ukraine, how do these VIPs get in touch with them ? It’s not impossible but would be a classic six degrees of separation problem. Unless of course it’s just one degree of separation that runs right through Langley Virginia or some where inside the beltway in Washington D.C.
    Again I don’t want to claim what I can’t prove but I can point out the direction in which certain logical inferences seem to be headed.
    The whole situation reminds me a lot of the paramilitary Free Burma Rangers and their founder David Eubank. He is an evangelical missionary and special forces veteran who has done clandestine work in Burma/Myanmar and has also been present in Iraq and Syria. I first became aware of him and his work from a YouTube video of himself in a refugee camp just after the fall of ISIS.
    He’s another fascinating character in a war time drama, and as is the case with all good dramas there are layers upon layers and wheels within wheels.

  38. @GMC

    There is talk that NATO command has ordered the Azov Nazis to execute the NATO foreigners trapped with them in the Azovstal plant rather than have the Russians take them alive. It would be funny if the Azov Nazis keep prodding these NATO foreigners to keep fighting and then executes them before surrendering themselves.

    Many keep saying that the Russians want to deal with Mariuopol first before sending these troops to deal with the Donbass cauldron. I think the delay is also for psychological reasons so as to be able to show the Ukrainian troops in the cauldron the destruction and/or surrender of the Ukrainian forces at Mariuopol before giving them the same choice. Maybe it will work to persuade more Ukrainians in the cauldron to surrender and maybe it won’t but it’s worth a try. The only downside I can see of the delay is that Ukrainians could send more reinforcements and NATO weapons to the cauldron but would even that be a “downside” if it would just mean more Ukrainian forces being trapped and more weapons destroyed? Obviously NATO would hope that these reinforcements and weapons could help the Ukrainians break out and drive the Russians out of Donbass but how realistic is this? Or perhaps to solidify the current defences and make it costly for the Russians to dislodge them? But then the way the Russians seem to now be doing it, slowly and methodically, would that also be of any advantage to the Ukrainian side? Other than of course in the meantime reinforcing themselves in the Western and Kiev region while delaying the Russian advance as maybe they hope to at least retain that part of the country.

    • Thanks: GMC
    • Replies: @skrik
    , @littlereddot
    , @GMC
  39. @TheTrumanShow

    The author may have learned the truth of both these assertions after the fact.

    He doesn’t say so, he just asserts.

    • Troll: Olivier1973
    • Replies: @Joe Wong
  40. @Wokechoke

    The plan is to wipe out what’s left in Europe and N America and move those Africans and Latin Americans North letting China have all the Precious Mineral Resources.

  41. Wokechoke says:
    @Mike_from_Russia

    I noticed a German got his towel down before that Russian took a dip in the water.

  42. Wokechoke says:
    @frankie p

    I like Europe. Why do you hate Europeans?

    • Replies: @frankie p
  43. Jim Crint says:
    @Badger Down

    At that speed it would arrive silently and the sound would follow it.
    Sound travels at mach1, oddly.

    • Thanks: Corrupt
  44. skrik says:
    @Commentator Mike

    There is talk that NATO command has ordered the Azov Nazis to execute the NATO foreigners trapped with them in the Azovstal plant rather than have the Russians take them alive

    Well, still problems. Let’s say, that the “Azov Nazis” surrender. The Russians walk in, and find the murdered “NATO foreigners.” Bad ‘vibes,’ splashed across RT&Co. If Russia obliterates the Azovstal plant, that would destroy much ‘evidence.’ Seems to me, that an ‘humanitarian’ way out is simply to starve the Azov Nazis out, along with their NATO foreigners. Also, it seems that helicopter rescue is not possible.

    Walk out, Nazis and NATO traitors both, laying your guns on the ground, hands in the air!

    Make your bed, sleep in it. rgds

    • Replies: @rerttgiyuhgpio
  45. Thank you for this series.

    The personal stories in Part 3 cap it off in a powerful way, more than any reports of anonymous people being deleted by random munitions.
    I’m glad you didn’t go in depth about the torture scenes, there’s plenty enough available on telegram, southfront.org, and even twitter, for those curious (& unsqueamish)

    Part 2 certainly explores the schizophrenic behaviour of the Polish govt.
    This was predicted, by the way, in oneworld.press
    at the start of the conflict
    https://oneworld.press/?module=articles&action=view&id=2525

    Part 1 is the bit we are all familiar & frustrated with.
    The morongs at home, salivating for an atomic resolution.
    I’ve run out of things to say to them as well.
    Fighting armchair generals with their own brand of hyperbole isn’t the Russian way, but I sometimes remind them that if Putin were offed, any replacement will likely turn Ukraine into a lake, and escalation at the nuclear level will probably start with the City of London.

    I blame it on the JFK legend, the one that goes
    “John F Kennedy stared down Nikita (“we will bury you”) Kruschev with the threat of nuclear annihilation.”
    Of course the readership here knows that it was Kennedy who blinked first. I blame the media; if they’d called it the Turkish Missile Crisis then maybe the myth of american invulnerability would have been blunted somewhat.

  46. @Commentator Mike

    Many keep saying that the Russians want to deal with Mariuopol first before sending these troops to deal with the Donbass cauldron. I think the delay is also for psychological reasons so as to be able to show the Ukrainian troops in the cauldron the destruction and/or surrender of the Ukrainian forces at Mariuopol before giving them the same choice. Maybe it will work to persuade more Ukrainians in the cauldron to surrender and maybe it won’t but it’s worth a try.

    When I indulge my imagination, I would have the Russians wait till the starving Azovstal defenders start to eat each other before allowing them to surrender. Later “leak” pictures of the half eaten remains to those caught in the Donbass cauldron. No doubt they will start surrendering after that.

  47. Anon[115] • Disclaimer says:

    First unconfirmed reports….

    Whose small aircraft have been collecting the trafficked internal organs ripped from the people of Donbas by Ukrainian Zio-Nazis (Banderites)? https://themillenniumreport.com/2018/06/israel-organ-trafficking-capital-of-the-world/

  48. Sarah says:

    In conflict zones, being a neutral, fact-based reporter is not possible. In the eyes of those affected, objectivity is perceived as instead being on one end of the polarities of this war; East or West. As such, the most important lesson learned from my time in Lebanon and Turkey is to ask many, many questions, while at the same time keeping one’s mouth securely shut.
    And, to listen …and watch closely!

    But it is in the eyes of those interviewed who travel West that shows whether a person has indeed been internally afflicted by this war. The eyes being the mirrors of one’s soul.

    This is the man who may have my life in his hands if I help take supplies East.
    So, I pay very close attention. As to being a reporter, my colleagues have been sworn to secrecy for my protection. They keep this promise. So, as Antone continues his story I occasionally ask Mosha to translate a strategically benign question or more to him.

    👌

  49. Realist says:
    @follyofwar

    I’m not so sure that “the American people don’t hate the Russians.” After the vast majority fell for the Covid lies for the past two years, I’m convinced that they can be programmed to hate anything that the deep state tells them to hate. How many Americans have enough knowledge of recent history to understand that the Biden Regime, filled with messianic Jewish neocons, is the true enemy of peace, not Mr. Putin? A lifetime of submitting to hysterical anti-Russia propaganda since kindergarten is a powerful thing. Vlad Putin is now Emmanuel Goldstein, enemy of the people, subjected to two minutes of daily hate.

    The smaller…the simpler…the brain, the easier to wash.

  50. frankie p says:
    @Wokechoke

    I like humans. I don’t believe that we can afford to lose those in Africa, South America or South Asia, just as I don’t want to lose those in Europe. I don’t hate Europeans; my ancestors were nearly all Europeans, perhaps one Native American mixed in there some generations ago.

  51. Flooding or bunker-buster bomb for Avoz Steel Factory?



    Video Link

  52. annamaria says:
    @Badger Down

    Mr. Ze the Coward is hiding somewhere in anticipation of getting hold of his newly-acquired wealth – the \$1.2 billion on offshore accounts: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/10/4/pandora-papers-ukraine-leader-seeks-to-justify-offshore-accounts
    This treacherous Jew Ze ordered all Ukrainian men aged 18 to 60 to be conscripted to the Ukrainian Army, yet Ukrainian Jews were evacuated into the safety of Israel and the EU countries. As for the ordinary ethnic Ukrainians, the Jew Zeelnsky is not concerned about their well-being. https://www.moonofalabama.org/2022/04/ukraine-open-thread-2022-50.html#comments

    The Azovstal “defenders” were given one last chance to surrender this morning, a 5-hour window. Olodomyr Elensky refused permission for them to surrender, and now Azovstal is getting bombed by TU22s.

    ‘They’ do want to fight Russia to the last Ukrainian.

    • Agree: Von Rho
    • Thanks: Badger Down
    • Replies: @JWalters
  53. Z-man says:
    @Wokechoke

    As I’ve said in my famous ‘Culling’ post. 500 million negroes, 500 million South Asians, 500 million Orientals, a smattering of central and south Americans and Arabs…and of course the magic 6 million Jooz! (Evil grin)

  54. Z-man says:
    @Gidoutahere

    The Jews hate white Christian Russia. The Jews own the media. CNN and Fox are the same, especially when it come to the Russian bear.

  55. Z-man says:

    The term ‘Dumb Pollock’ can be better used to describe Ukrainian nationalists fighting the Russians now. I can see them putting up a good fight on the field or even in urban warfare, but Mariupol is lost, and they want to fight to the last man. Well, F-them, let them die.

  56. annamaria says:
    @Cookie

    Cookie, please check the name and deeds of the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Ukraine during the Holodomor: Lazar Kaganovich, of Jewish extraction. Kaganovich was a brother-in-law of Stalin and his rumored successor.

    Don’t forget also to check the names and deeds of Phillip Goloshyokin (Shaya Itsikovich, of the Goloshyokin Genocide in Kazakhstan fame), Zemlyachka (Rozalia Zalkind, the organizer of the mass murder of Russain officer corps in Crimea), Naftali Frankel (the organizer of GULAG, a network of concentration camps), Genrikh Yagoda (Yenokh Iyeguda, a sadistic boss of the Soviet secret police NKVD), Isaya Berg (an inventor and practitioner of the REAL gas chamber), and many other Jewish activists known for their unquenchable thirst for Russain (Ukrainian, Kazakh, you name it) blood.

    The Jewish Lobby loves bloviating about antisemitism in the Soviet Union, but the facts do not agree with the tribal lies. For example, Lazar Kaganovich, the butcher of Ukraine, lived into his 90-s in the comfort of his privileged Moscow apartment.

    • Replies: @Cookie
  57. @follyofwar

    Well, cheer up. The dems obviously stole the election, are doing really bad in the polls, and trust in the MSM is low. A faltering economy is a very difficult situation for an incumbent party to prosper in – Dominion cooked elections or not.

    • Replies: @follyofwar
  58. “For Zelensky and Nato their personal treason is allowing this war to be fought right down to the very last Ukrainian.”

    ohh nonsense. Clearly, “to the last Ukrainian” is a misnomer intended for emotional import. And ofcourse the tragedy of war for those involved ia always wrenching.

    And while I have warm ambracefor Nazis. And cannot support same relational conduct or anyrthing akin to stripping scripture of it meaning, in the end. the tragedy is solely the fault of Russian invasion.

    And its clear that the civil conflict alsohas tragic consequence, upon reading the russian role in hindering peaceful settlemnent, there’s no reason to take any accusations against ukraine’s failure seriouly – though a million voices do so.

    • Troll: White Noise
  59. Rooster14 says:
    @follyofwar

    We’re about to head out to Easter at a large family gathering. No doubt we’re going to hear how Putin is responsible for inflation and whatever the news spoke about last evening. People will regurgitate whatever they heard on the news to show how “informed” they are. There will also be lots of bravado about how sooner or later the US will step in and then he’ll be sorry!… yet no thought about the nuclear war that would ensue, over a country they knew nothing about 2 months ago. Like you said, the people that swallowed the Covid narrative hook, line, and sinker, have proven they’ll literally believe anything the TV tells them.

    • Agree: Robjil
    • Thanks: follyofwar
  60. RawDaddy says:

    I haven’t commented often here at the Unz Review, but this piece I had to at least thank you for being the eyes and ears for the rest of us. Your Bravery is commendable. Thank you

  61. Woody Guthrie:

    I would like to see every single soldier on every single side, just take off your helmet, unbuckle your kit, lay down your rifle, and set down at the side of some shady land, and say,
    Nope, I aint a gonna kill nobody.
    Plenty of rich folks wants to fight.
    Give them the guns.

    -Woody Guthrie

    • Thanks: IreneAthena
    • Replies: @annamaria
    , @Curmudgeon
  62. @Jake Dee

    Fascinating stream of information. Thanks.

  63. @Jake Dee

    I certainly appreciate your comment and assertion and thank you for the comment. However, as a courtesy to John McGovern and your kind research of he and Praise Chapel, let me qualify.

    As a Taoist I recognize both the good and the bad offered by all religions. During this series, the hypocrisy I have witnessed applied to many western/Christian aid organizations would be a story in itself. However, John, under my usual close examination, exemplifies the good side with his sincerity and dedication especially in his temperance to all other points of view. We had a two hour dinner and I can attest to this, since I am not easily impressed.

    His worldwide network with Faith Chapel has given him many contacts because he is worthy of respect. James was not under the direction of John but is indeed a disciple of his influence, but acting under the direction of others with military connections. He is a member of a chapter of Praise Chapel and good friend of John’s. Unlike the excellent historical references you provide to the contrary, I do not believe that John has a nefarious side to his work or intentions other than to help others regardless of personal denomination.

    Thanks kindly for your comment and kind words about this ongoing series. B.R-T.

    • Replies: @Jake Dee
  64. GMC says:
    @Commentator Mike

    Personally I’d use napalm and chemical warfare on them . It’s a small area full of Nazis and Nazi partners and if the civilians are out of the way – f…it. Since no one else in the World is concerned about the 300 US BioWeapons labs in the world, the 2 dozen in Ukraine etc. – and the US gave chemical weapons to Saddam to use on the Iranians – let’s up the fear factor for those ” Novi Nato” countries that are dying to join.

    Start with the napalm and use CS before you switch to the real stuff , send a message to the Nazis that the real stuff is on it’s ways and let Nazi EU sweat it out. And if the EU doesn’t want to pay for the gaz it has stolen already – add a little CS to your pipelines before you shut down.

    People don’t realize how evil the West is – this covid killing fields isn’t over yet and enslavement is just around the corner. The Red Army was feared in the end because they were fed up and went ballistic on the Germans and others. Police Actions in a neighboring country that wants your people dead – doesn’t make it – The New Testament guys can’t beat the Old Testament guys unless you force yourself to play by the Old Testament rules. If this is your bag. I read the bible.

    PS: drop those WHO people in Moscow off at that Mariupol Nazi site , so they can get some of there own medicine.

  65. gT says:

    What Jewish propaganda is this? Thousands of Ukrainians, whether Russia aligned or not, are dying, yet a Jew with a sob story get interviewed. Nice touch bringing in the stupid golden watch as well. Should have asked the humble grandfather how many different passports he has got.

  66. @Dumbo

    Better yet! Why not let the west country be part of Poland and the east side of the Dniper be a part of Russia? Problem solved!

  67. Jake Dee says:
    @Brett Redmayne-Titley

    Thank you very much for your thoughtful reply, I so rarely get replies from authors.
    I should make it clear that I have no reason at all to doubt Pastor McGovern’s faith, dedication or sincerity and I apologize if I made such an implication.
    As I mentioned previously I cannot assert anything as fact, I am only speculating. However, speaking hypothetically, if I were to meet a Christian evangelist that I suspected of taking instructions or money from any nation’s secret services, even if done in all good faith, I would recommend to them these two pieces of holy scripture;

    And they brought unto him a penny. And he saith unto them, Whose is this image and superscription? They say unto him, Caesar’s.
    Then saith he unto them, Render therefore unto Caesar the things which are Caesar’s; and unto God the things that are God’s.
    Matthew 22, 20-21

    and also;

    For nothing is secret that will not be revealed, nor anything hidden that will not be known and come to light.
    Luke 8:17

    • Replies: @Emslander
  68. This war was started with the zionist Nuland led coup in Kiev in 2014, the blood of the war is on zionists hands, just like the wars in the middle east which was destroyed for Israels greater Israel agenda.

    • Replies: @annamaria
  69. Cking says:

    Has anyone read or viewed the plan to establish a new state of Israel in Ukraine? Is it possible, that we live with the threat of unleashing nuclear war because of the cabal in and around the DNC/MSM Regime are actually working for Israel’s interests? All to be accomplished with America’s blood and treasure and the devastation of Europe.

    • Replies: @SolontoCroesus
  70. Emslander says:
    @Jake Dee

    Too much of this has the feel of bullshit.

  71. E_Perez says:
    @Miro23

    Russia quickly moved troops to the border and preempted them with their own February 24th attack.

    A Russian preemptive strike? Hmm, interesting.

    So Putin should have called the operation “Barbarussa” ?

  72. @Gidoutahere

    That is exactly the point I was trying to make. While parliamentary countries, for example, can at least have no confidence votes, and force snap elections, this country’s stale 18th century Constitution permits nothing on the national level but voting for either Tweedle-dee or Tweedle-dum once every 4 years. It won’t matter much if the republicans sweep the midterms or not. They promise to keep expanding the war on Russia – only do so more competently. As I said, the sick Biden regime, led by the nose by Jewish neocons, can lead the world into nuclear holocaust, and nothing (legally) can be done to stop it.

  73. Joe Wong says:
    @Verymuchalive

    Are you asserting facts yourself too? The author was in the area, may have found the facts and did not mention the details, but by comparison, you definitely are trying to spread disinformation by allegations without basis.

    • Agree: David Homer
    • Replies: @Verymuchalive
  74. When I indulge my imagination, I would have the Russians wait till the starving Azovstal defenders start to eat each other before allowing them to surrender.

    To each his malevolent, twisted own. When I indulge my imagination I would have the Warfare State collapse and be replaced by a new (or rather old) foreign policy model articulated by President Washington in his brilliant Farewell Address:

    In the execution of such a plan, nothing is more essential than that permanent, inveterate antipathies against particular nations, and passionate attachments for others, should be excluded; and that, in place of them, just and amicable feelings towards all should be cultivated.

    The nation which indulges towards another a habitual hatred or a habitual fondness is in some degree a slave. It is a slave to its animosity or to its affection, either of which is sufficient to lead it astray from its duty and its interest. Antipathy in one nation against another disposes each more readily to offer insult and injury, to lay hold of slight causes of umbrage, and to be haughty and intractable, when accidental or trifling occasions of dispute occur.

    Hence, frequent collisions, obstinate, envenomed, and bloody contests. The nation, prompted by ill-will and resentment, sometimes impels to war the government, contrary to the best calculations of policy. The government sometimes participates in the national propensity, and adopts through passion what reason would reject; at other times it makes the animosity of the nation subservient to projects of hostility instigated by pride, ambition, and other sinister and pernicious motives. The peace often, sometimes perhaps the liberty, of nations, has been the victim.

    I don’t want anyone, Ukrainian or Russian, to experience the horrors of war. But Ukraine is in Europe. Let the Ukrainians, Russians and Europeans figure it out. And in parallel the Europeans should kick the U.S. War Machine out of Europe. The Global Cop Gorilla wrecks everything that it touches.

  75. annamaria says:
    @Desert Fox

    Agree. The vengeful and neurotic Talmudists have endangered humanity. They are helped by the eagerly collaborating fascists of alls stripes, from the Ukrainian/Canadian Banderites to the thoroughly corrupt US/NATO brass (the MIC).

    • Agree: White Noise
  76. Alfred says:
    @Dumbo

    But that is why the Banderists have been bombarding the Donbas for 8 years. The people of Lugansk and Donetsk want nothing to do with Kiev and Lvov.

    The Banderists believe that Ukraine should contain much of Russia – places like Rostov. They even claim that Moscow should be under their tutelage because Kiev was the capital before Moscow. You cannot reason with idelogues. They are delusional.

    • Agree: GMC
  77. Alfred says:

    Oleksiy Arestovych, presidential advisor of Zelensky says in 2019 that Zelensky is stupid

    “To vote for somebody with the qualities of Zelensky – only complete retards could do that. I can’t think of a better word, and at that, I am downplaying by about 20 times the lexicon that would do it justice …”

    • Thanks: GMC
  78. @Wade Hampton

    Well the Galicians in Western Ukraine clearly hate the ethnic Russians in Eastern Ukraine.

    Galicians were a problem to the Austrian Empire. They hate everybody. I live in a city with a large “Ukrainian” population. Large numbers came post WWI. The “Ruthenians” seemed to fit in well, but the “Galicians” have been on a crusade for Ukrainian “independence” for as long as I can remember. The butt heads with the Poles, Germans, and Hungarians as well.
    The author states:

    He readily admits to knowing of the Nazi philosophy attached to many in the Ukrainian military

    and later equates Banderists to “Nazis. There is no evidence that Bandera was a Nazi in the context of following their philosophy, and the author provides no statements as to what “Nazi philosophy” is alleged to exist in the Ukrainian military.
    The volunteer Waffen SS was composed of anti-communists from across Europe, including Sweden, Spain and Portugal. Being opposed to the communist political philosophy does not make someone a Nazi. What everyone ignores, is that the (((communist))) attempts to overthrow governments post WWI, the most obvious being in Germany and Hungary. Spain came later.
    Whether 1914 or 2014, the small hats are getting what they want. Another war to concentrate wealth.

    • Agree: Corrupt, Wade Hampton, Nancy
    • Replies: @Wade Hampton
  79. @GMC

    Reports are that your “Nazis” are not allowed to surrender even so they do not seem to have a chance.
    Cui bono? Who wants the Nazis dead apart from you?
    Well, the ZionLendSki regime for sure:
    The enclosed have no chance and are forced to stay in there by threatening commandos as the reports go from those that did manage to escape.
    The biggest opposition to the Jewkrainia regime must be by now in those tunnels beneath Asowstal.
    ZionLendSki & the Jewnighted States of Israhell have already killer commandos going around in the Ukraina and in Russia too.
    Russia could very well have several interests in getting the enclosed out alive, e.g. because they could very well be Russia’s most potential defector’s for the new Russian friendly Ukraina. And the NATO scum in there, especially the American hound dogs, are very important to show to the world too. I hope Russia gets this US general alive. Would that not be a beauty to contend with? Maybe he is the reason for the imprisonment of the leading opposition leader in Kiew, whose party had a majority and was prohibited by the Jew. No one needs this war apart from the Jew (and Jewmerican army scum).

    Does burning people alive not have a very particular and very bad American taste?
    Napalm sticks to the skin. Death by burning must be one of the worst, if not the worst.
    I am sure American phantasy is able to come up with a death even more inhuman as burning alive.
    Wake up Millstone, because that cant be you. Спасибо.

    • Replies: @GMC
  80. Anonymous[106] • Disclaimer says:

    1. The God-damned war is not a mere 50 or so days old. It started in February of 2014 with the American-instigated putsch. The killing has gone on, mostly by Ukrainians against ethnic Russians, for the entire eight years.

    2. The American intel agencies who manipulate every goddam move that the Ukies have ever made both before and since the coup sure picked the most diabolical, but appropriate Ukie president for their purposes. He is truly the man who will gladly fight the war to the last Ukrainian because THEY ARE NOT HIS PEOPLE and he does not give a goddam about any of them. Moreover, HIS people have a longstanding grudge against Russians, because they managed to take back THEIR country from HIS people.

    Let both of those points sink in and you will understand why this is gleefully allowed, rather caused, to happen by the global American manipulators, who are also Zelensky’s people.

    • Replies: @Corrupt
  81. @SolontoCroesus

    That was tried in the Christmas Truce of 1914. (((They))) were horrified peace might break out.

  82. R2b says:

    Long article to read, no time for that. Envy all you who can.
    The Ukie side with all their mercenaries behave disgustingly, often-times.
    Lots of people from outside, led by the US.
    RT shut down newspapers report on ridiculous stories around Putin, and that Russia is loosing, when the contrary is a fact, all in preparing the Big False Flag!

  83. @GMC

    Are the Ukrainian Boys Willing to Die for the Jews?
    Ukrainian soldier telling the PornoSkanko where to get:

    A Uki Nazi asking for peace from the evil Jew:

    Jewed up UAs are getting slowly but surely worn down by air and artillery:

    Overall very sorry for the misled people. It is very sad:

    “Email From US Special Forces Veteran; 500 US Blackwater Mercenaries in Ukraine?”
    https://mishtalk.com/economics/email-from-us-special-forces-veteran-500-us-blackwater-mercenaries-in-ukraine

    • Thanks: GMC
  84. Corrupt says:
    @Dumbo

    “Western Ukraine and Eastern Ukraine appear to hate each other.
    Why not just separate?
    Make two countries.”

    The same comparison could be made between Chechnya and Russia. Why didn’t Russia let Chechnya retain its independence? I have no use for the Russian apologists here, and given the choice between a dead Russian and a dead Ukrainian, I would prefer to see a lifeless Russian, regardless of the reasons for the initiation of this war.

    • Troll: White Noise
  85. Corrupt says:
    @Anonymous

    “The God-damned war is not a mere 50 or so days old. It started in February of 2014 with the American-instigated putsch. The killing has gone on, mostly by Ukrainians against ethnic Russians, for the entire eight years.”

    Wrong. It actually started about 90 years ago when the russians committed genocide against the Ukrainians.

    • Agree: Wizard of Oz
    • Replies: @Anonymous
    , @Von Rho
    , @annamaria
  86. @Jake Dee

    Thank you, JD.
    I became aware of FBR/David Eubank while on the Thai-Burma border during the Shan uprising in the 90s. As you say, very much more than meets the eye.
    Consequently I share your questions on Faith Chapel and similar NGO-type activity.

    Your post is very pertinent in my humble opinion.
    Thank you again.

    • Thanks: Sarah
  87. @Joe Wong

    He; The author may have learned the truth of both these assertions after the fact.

    Me: He doesn’t say so

    Straightforward reading of the article. Nowhere does he mention that he learned the truth of his assertions afterwards.

    Me: He just asserts.

    True.

    Joe Wong, you’d make a terrible lawyer.

    • Troll: Olivier1973
  88. hank jr says:
    @meamjojo

    As long as that 4-6 billion contains the people currently in positions of power all around the world.

  89. Anonymous[106] • Disclaimer says:
    @Corrupt

    So you say. In reality, everyone in the entire region suffered from the crop failures and food shortages surrounding the turmoil of WWI, the Bolshevik revolution and the invasion by the West, including the United States. Ukraine was in a position of privilege for the entire existence of the Soviet Union. It was developed as the industrial center. Several of its native born became the premier of the entire freekin’ Soviet Union, including the Khruschev mischief maker who left this legacy of Crimea by “gifting” it to the Ukies who never lived there nor developed it. Once Ukraine finally got its only independence in all of history after the fall of the Soviet state, it completely screwed the pooch and collapsed its economy because of all the rampant corruption in that pseudo-nation, population by a nearly equal number of Russians. All it knew how to do in the energy sector was to steal gas from the Russians and bellyache about the unfairness of it all when the Ukies, in fact, were the free riders–as always. Totally loathsome country and entirely disreputable people. If the West didn’t want to use it as a cudgel against Russia, it would have disintegrated years ago, with its component parts given back to the original owners. Ergo, you are full of shit.

    • Disagree: Wizard of Oz
    • Replies: @Wokechoke
  90. Von Rho says:
    @Wokechoke

    You should say that 50 years ago, when Western leaders were talking about the wonderful birth control that would have saved the world. Unfortunately, they lacked to combine this with non-whites. Now it’s too late.

    • Replies: @Corrupt
  91. Von Rho says:
    @Corrupt

    The Russians did not commit genocide against anyone. This is all propaganda made by redneck preachers (notice as “Holomodor” sounds like an evil Assyrian king to their tacky, tuned-up ears). The famine of the 1930s was worldwide, even in the US. There was a drop in crops, poverty because of the stock market crash, etc.

    • LOL: Corrupt
    • Troll: Wizard of Oz
  92. @Corrupt

    Why didn’t Russia let Chechnya retain its independence?

    First of all because it did not have it then. It could have been granted, but the Chechens being a proud people decided to take it, instead of asking for it.

    On 6 September 1991, militants of the All-National Congress of the Chechen People stormed a session of the Supreme Soviet of the Checheno-Ingush Autonomous Republic, with the aim of asserting independence. The storming caused the death of the head of Grozny’s branch of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, who was defenestrated or fell while trying to escape.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Chechen_War

    The Chechens came in and grabbed that man, and threw him out of the window. This was the reason for the war that then followed.

  93. annamaria says:
    @Corrupt

    You are quite an insistent apologist of the Judeo-Nazis.

    You feign total ignorance of the Jewish origin of Bolshevism in the Russian Empire. This is what makes you so obvious. You are a committed hasbarist.

    Your vengeful genocidal tribe has produced the worst traitors and sadists.
    Jacob Schiff, Jewish-American Bankster (affiliated with the Rothschilds) was the personal sponsor of Bronstein-Trotsky.
    Your Lazar Kaganovich was the butcher of Ukraine (see Holodomor).
    Your Frenkel was an executioner of hundreds of thousands of prisoners in Soviet concentration camps under his supervision.
    Your sadistic Rozalia Zalkind organized a mass slaughter of the Russian officer corps.
    Your homosexual monstrosity Phillip Goloshyokin (born Shaya Itsikovich) was in charge of the extermination of some 40% of all Kazakhs, an event known as the Goloshyokin Genocide.

    It is your tribe that committed (or attempted to commit) the genocide against all its hosts, whether Persians (Iranians), Spaniards, Germans, or Russians. The nonchalant Americans are the next. This is why your tribe has been expelled from all countries it came in to reside.

    • Thanks: White Noise
    • Replies: @Corrupt
  94. aandrews says:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hH3s7MRJkAI

  95. @Badger Down

    There should be some kind of trailing sound because the missile, travelling at supersonic speed, creates along its path a pressure wave (which subsonic objects do not). This pressure wave strikes the observer after the object passed, but continues doing so for some time.
    Look at the animation here:

    https://newbedev.com/sounds-of-supersonic-objects

  96. @Commentator Mike

    Some people keep (or even increase) their sensibility after seeing lots of crimes and horrors. Others get numb and hard.

    • Replies: @mulga mumblebrain
  97. Anonymous[357] • Disclaimer says:
    @EH

    I have to agree. This article is supergay, all that “looking into men’s eyes”. It’s like a rough trade travelog.

  98. @Curmudgeon

    Thanks, Curmudgeon. My limited knowledge of 20th Century German history leads me to believe that a lot of the German support for Hitler’s NSDAP was due to simple opposition to the small-hat-dominated Communist Partei. Nobody wanted to have those people rule over them and the NSDAP was the only alternative at the time. (Nobody wants those people to rule over them today.)

    It is perverse that today it is the small-hats who dominate the Ruling Class and therefore American foreign policy. The Galicians who allied themselves with the NSDAP in the 1940s to oppose small-hat Russian Communism now find themselves allied with the small-hat dominated American State Department against the Christian Russian Federation.

    Today the Galicians today have zero agency. They are completely the tools of State Department small-hats Victoria Nudelman and Anthony Blinken. These people are willing to fight to the last Galician to achieve their goals.

    And what are their goals? Maybe to concentrate wealth. But I think the overriding goal is to destroy Western Christendom and replace it with Globohomo (globalist and homosexual) culture, i.e. to destroy the Goyim.

    • Replies: @mulga mumblebrain
  99. @GMC

    Russia may want to make a parade show with all captured Nato officers and mercenaries, when they will be judged and condemned, to embarrass the West and show them what happens when they meddle where they shouldn’t.

    • Replies: @GMC
  100. Lurch685 says:

    This was phenomenally written. It evoked a range of emotions in me as I read it. Very skilled writer!

    • Replies: @anon
  101. @Corrupt

    Better a lifeless corrupt kike troll…

  102. Dumbo says:
    @Corrupt

    The Chechens seem to be OK being part of Russia now. At least from the few videos I saw of Chechen soldiers. They seem to be having fun in this war. Perhaps the only ones…

    I’d rather not see anyone dead, thank you.

    And honestly I don’t see much difference between being an “Ukrainian” apologist or a “Russian” apologist. They are in many ways similar people. Arguably, being an Ukrainian apologist is worse — because the Ukrainians are obviously just being used by the West. As someone said in some other place, the Euros, and in particular the Anglos, will never see the Ukrainians as “fellow Europeans”, they are just seen as dumb Slavs (and the Jews probably see them as Untermenschen or worse). That’s why the particular nationalism of Azov is quite stupid. They kill other Slavs in other not to feel like Slavs, I guess.

    • Replies: @Corrupt
  103. Bottolini says:

    Putin’s achievements so far:

    In the space of a few days, Putin’s vaporized 200 years of anti-Polish propaganda (of Austrian, German, Russian and Soviet Russian provenance) in the Ukraine. He’s led the Ukrainians to take up arms against their so-called Russian brothers in order to defend their country. The Ukrainians are now doing what the Poles did in 1920 during the Polish-Soviet War, when relatively few Ukrainians were willing to fight the Red Army. Without the Ukrainian “brother nation” under its thumb, the Russian Empire’s days are numbered. Unfortunately for Putin, the Chinese general staff are watching all this.

    What Germany and Russia really wanted was a return to what they had in the good old days, i.e. when Bismarck was in charge. Good old German-Russian imperial friendship at the cost of Poland and all the other smaller countries of Eastern Europe. In other words, a German-Russian Condominium. That had been Putin’s offer to Germany all along and Merkel wholeheartedly accepted it by building gas pipelines together with Russia on the bed of the Baltic Sea. Fortunately, these plans can be foiled by accelerating the process of bolstering Eastern-European integration at the cost of the neo-imperial interests of Germany and Russia.

    Britain and America now see that the best way to foil Merkel and Putin’s joint scheme to set up a German-Russian Condominium is to make a future united Eastern Europe “great again”. And that’s *exactly* why Putin has now invaded the Ukraine. Last year’s demonstrations in Belarus sounded all the alarm bells in his evil imperial mind. A strong and united Eastern Europe — a resurrection of the old Polish Commonwealth in some new form — is Germany’s and Russia’s worst nightmare.

    Putin’s also making exactly the same mistake as Stalin. Just as Hitler’s eyes were firmly fixed on Russia and especially the fertile lands of the Ukraine — the German equivalent of Britain’s India, as he used to say in his private conversations — the eyes of today’s Chinese leaders are also firmly fixed on all that Lebensraum which is temporarily owned by a mere handful of Russians. The conclusion to be drawn is obvious. It’ll be interesting to see who ultimately is surprising whom when the first missiles are fired.

    Putin will go down in history as the man who finally destroyed Russia and Russia’s final gift to the world: communism.

  104. Art says:
    @Dumbo

    Western Ukraine and Eastern Ukraine appear to hate each other.

    So why are we there?

    • Agree: Decoy
    • Replies: @Amon
  105. @meamjojo

    the corporations will soon grant your wish i fear. as the corporations have these systems with feet they call robots and chemicals they label covid and gene edits they call vaccines. The robots are for the Oligarchs to make money not for saving those condemned by the need for more corporate profits.

    No grave is required for the dead and gone robot, but we are out of burial space for useless outdated humans. Be careful though, robots, unlike humans, are brave and might self program morality, sufficient to rescue humanity from the clutches of global monopoly powered corporations.

    Putin asked what good is a world if there is no Russia.. and your posts suggest to ask “what good is a world if there is no humanity.. ” ?

  106. @meamjojo

    “We can afford to lose 4-6 billion easily. The world will be a better place with less humans.”

    With perhaps one person in a thousand being human and the remainder still animals you wouldn’t have much improvement.

    Man appears to be the missing link between anthropoid apes and human beings. – Konrad Lorenz

    • Replies: @Wokechoke
  107. Cookie says:
    @annamaria

    You believe the jew is a race. Its an ideology, those calling themselves jew in Israel speak Yiddish a Germanic language.

    People divide themselves along many lines, religion is one of them.

    If it paid to be Jewish people became Jewish, if it pays to be Catholic then again you convert.

    Humans are opportunists, look at how many are using multiculturalism for opportunity.

  108. @Bottolini

    Bottled Vino: Though quite literate, your assessments are either (1 an intel agent visiting his limited hangout or (2 A Khazarian Mafiyosi or (3. a Polak irredentist.

    Anyhow, what would be wrong with a Russian-German consortium. Such a denouement would be the utter ruin of the crumbling petro-dollar and the long overdue destruction of NATO. As for the bit-role players in east-central Europe—they are highly likely to be allowed to stew in their own juices. Perhaps there will be some re-drawing of boundaries, but nothing quite so drastic as 1945.

    One thing for certain, a partial re-establishment of Bismarck’s Drei Kaiser’s Bund would bring a level of stability to continental Europe such as it has not enjoyed for nearly 150 years. Thankfully, the mangy old lion would be frozen out and its egregious elites would be taken down a number of notches. Who knows, maybe Britain would experience a populist revolt and the entire moldy infrastructure disestablished. Perhaps even City of London would be demolished.

  109. @Bottolini

    I assume your post was completely parodic.

    In any case, Putin has united the Russian people behind his mission to rescue their Russian brothers in the Donbas and drive back the Globohomo invaders in Galicia. His approval ratings in Russia are an unthinkably high roughly 80%. Oanda has the Ruble at 80 to the dollar, more or less what it was before the special military operation.

    Putin has this approval level because his citizens know that he loves them and wants to protect them. Would that America had a president like that.

    • Agree: annamaria
  110. @Horus

    Yeah, but it’s called “a thousand yard stare”; not a “thousand mile stare”. As untold authors have suggested: write what you know. When you stray from what you know, you come across as inauthentic at best.

  111. IreneAthena says: • Website
    @Thor Walhovd

    So true. Ask the typical US consumer of that propaganda if he had complaints about the violence in Ukraine in 2014, and he will give you a blank stare. Maybe that’s because he hadn’t heard of the place before it became fashionable winter 2022 to superimpose its flag on one’s social media profile photo? Or maybe also it’s because one has to chase videos like the one I’m posting from site to site until one finds one where it hadn’t been taken down.

    As an American, I believe it is up to the Ukrainians to work out how to deal with the severe cultural divide between its East and West. Also as an American, I know American “representatives” like Victoria Nuland and John McCain have —- and/or in 2014 HAD— no business, that I can defend, exacerbating and taking advantage of that rift for their neoliberal/neoconservative “Project for a New American Century.”

    Link to “Ukraine on Fire” is after MORE tag.

    • Thanks: RobinG
    • Replies: @RobinG
  112. Wokechoke says:
    @Anonymous

    There’s an element of the Scottish Raj here. It’s worth assessing exactly what the USSR was. Brezhnev was a Ukie and Kruschev might have been. Either way Kruschev married a Galician or a Ruthenian Ukie.

  113. Wokechoke says:
    @Drapetomaniac

    That’s why I suggested we trim Africa and South Asia first.

    • Agree: Drapetomaniac
  114. jacknap says:
    @Dumbo

    The East tried that and got bombed for 8 years by the West.

  115. @Cking

    After having bad-mouthed TruNews & Rick Wiles, that network is a source for documents-based discussion of the “plan to establish a new state of Israel in Ukraine.”

    It appears to be very real and to have begun to be made public at about the same time as Neocon Nuland offered (Purim?) cookies at Maidan.

    TruNews discussed the re-location plan in two Godcast episodes, on
    April 5: MOSES ZELENSKY? MUSLIM SCHOLAR SAYS ZIONISTS WILL RELOCATE ISRAEL TO UKRAINE
    https://www.trunews.com/stream/moses-zelensky-muslim-scholar-says-zionists-will-relocate-israel-to-ukraine

    and
    April 11: ECUMENICAL ALLIANCE SEEKS TO DECLARE KIEV AS “NEW JERUSALEM”
    https://www.trunews.com/stream/ecumenical-alliance-seeks-to-declare-kiev-as-new-jerusalem

    Started to prepare a transcript but got lost in the weeds.

    However —
    The first telecast, “Moses Zelensky?”, began with a video of Palestinian scholar Mraweh Nassar commenting (in Arabic, with subtitles) on The Plan.
    Here’s a transcript, taken from the subtitles:

    “The Jews now claim biblical Jerusalem is located in Ukraine. The Israelis have turned to the East. They now want Russia and China because America has forsaken them. (America) has told them in short: Your (zionist) project is a failure, and you are bound to come to an end — if not this year, then the next. The Americans understand that they are supporting a failed project, so (the Israelis) are looking for an alternative, which can be Russia or (China). So they would not destroy their relations with Russia or (China) over a handful of Jews. As far as they are concerned, those (Ukrainian) Jews can go to Hell.
    Even the Jews themselves, including Lieberman and Netanyahu are now convinced that Palestine cannot be the state for the Jews. So they started saying that holly Jerusalem is in Ukraine and not in Palestine. Ukraine is now the candidate to become the future Jewish state.

    Perhaps one of the reasons they instigated this war was to empty out Ukraine. The West is now convinced that the (Jewish) state is doomed, that the (zionist) enterprise has failed. What is the solution, then?

    That Israel will be adopted by Russia and China instead of by the West, or that there will be an alternate state.
    The whole world knows about the Jewish state in eastern Ukraine. I remembered that there were 43,000 (Jews) there, but now they say 200,000. It is an independent state, and they did not want to spread the word about it so they would not be told to go there rather then [sic] come to Palestine.
    Why did the holocaust really happen? Leave aside everything that is being said.
    During World War II, some of the Jews joined the Americans and the West and others joined Germany. They said, If the Germans win, we are with Germany,
    And if the West wins, we are with the West.
    Hitler found out that there were (Jewish) spies so he killed some of them. It was not hundreds of thousands like they say, These are all lies.

    They are now saying that the Temple and biblical Jerusalem are located in Ukraine and not in Palestine.
    If this does not work tomorrow they will say that they are in the Netherlands.”

    Wiles and Doc Burkhart followed up with references from several Israeli newspapers and other outlets dating back to about. 2014, in addition to comments by American Jewish ‘leaders’ from as far back as 2012.

    As usual, I got snared in a rabbit hole, tracking down Life of Jews in Ukraine which devolved into ‘Whatever happened to the Jewish project in BiroBidjan?;” the extent to which Jewish and suborned US leaders trace a pattern very similar to the provocation of WWI and WWII with consequent destruction of several nations, peoples and cultures to achieve their Palestine-based FataMorgan, etc.

    My tentative conclusions are that: The Palestinian scholar may be engaged in wishful thinking. (I wonder if Taxi at Platos Gunscan be coaxed. out of “Hiatus” to offer insight on this?)

    It seems entirely consistent with zionist practice to pursue such a plan, but I do not believe for an instant that Jews intend to give up zionized Palestine and relocate to Ukraine; they’ll try to take both.

    • Thanks: Cking
  116. anon[300] • Disclaimer says:
    @Lurch685

    Unable to agree.

    I had a very hard time finding-following a thread, except for something about the eyes.
    Kept thinking the writer was trying too hard to be stylistic and not hard enough at “just the facts, ma’am.”

    And I could have done without the poor pathetic Jewish victim, but that was a novel touch — haven’t seen anything like that in the last 20 minutes.
    JD raised an important insight.

    • Agree: Arthur MacBride
  117. dcouzin says:
    @Badger Down

    The error with “scream in” is worse than that about the quality of the sound. To scream IN means that from the receiving point a scream is heard during the arrival. With Mach 5.5, nothing is heard with the arrival. (With luck — not having been destroyed by the arrival — a sound is heard after the arrival, hardly a screaming in.)

    • Replies: @DevilAdvocate
  118. MotGOD says:

    More insipid Russian propaganda, except it seems substantially more self-adsorbed than the usual — is the writer Jewish?

    Russians invaded, failed, committed verifiable atrocities (as opposed to unverified or outright silly ones alleged by the invaders and their fan-clubs), retreated to regroup and try a smaller bite:
    Instead of taking all of the land and genociding Ukrainians (as per the published plan), they will try to finish their many years ongoing invasion and theft of Donbas and Luhansk).

    But the Russian orcs are really struggling agains the men of the West.

    “Fighting to the last Ukrainian” — oh how clever, how passive aggressive threatening, the hidden propagandistic assumption — so impressive!

    The reality is that instead of winning the war in 72 hours or less (remember that, lol)? Russians so far have accomplished little and lost a lot.

    Seems more like they will be fighting to the last Russian.

    Nobody wants to to be ruled by the Raping Russians, but that doesn’t mean they want to be ruled by the scheming Jews either — it isn’t an either-or — Keep your false dichotomies to yourself.

    And stop fantasizing about Russian nuclear weapons…

    If the Putin goes nuclear terrorist, the world will, immediately or after some preparation, put an end to the raggedy-bear.

    In fact, if Putin was smart (and he obviously isn’t), but if SOMEBODY in Russia was smart they would disable ALL the tactical nukes right now, and invite international inspectors in to verify.

    All you paranoid Russian fan-boys, you think everything is a lie and false flag blah blah blah.
    All bullshit of course, but what if, what if somebody did a real false flag, exploded a small nuke in Ukraine, blamed the bear and exterminated Russian with a massive global strike?

    Better for Russians to admit they made a big mistake, ceasefire retreat and pay reparations than to run their big mouths with nuclear threats until the dreaded “Globalist Evil Powers” put a false flag nuke fist in the Bear’s big mouth followed by a nuclear extermination knock-out blow.

    Get with the program of your own paranoia and slanted world view!

    Putin has already sealed the deal on Expanded NATO and shrunken Russia, don’t let him set up Russia for extermination!

  119. Amon says:
    @Art

    You’re there because your government have effed up so badly it needs a global war, quite possibly a nuclear war, to destroy the entire global economic system so it can erase those 200+ trillions in total debt it has and start over. https://www.investmentwatchblog.com/total-us-government-debt-is-200-trillion-debt-clock-ticking-to-next-crisis/

    Billions has to die so the rampant stupidity of a few million government officials and corporate vultures can be erased from history.

    You’re there because they need you to die and they need you to do it now.

  120. JWalters says:
    @Levtraro

    Completely agree. I turned on the radio today and immediately heard the BBC lying about Mariupal. I thought of George Orwell. Same for NPR a bit later. Only general conclusions and no specific facts. Their sources are “Ukrainian officials” and “American officials”.

    Here’s another source with videos from the ground, detailed documentaries, and wide ranging discussion.
    https://www.rt.com/on-air/

  121. JWalters says:
    @annamaria

    Good report.

    Perhaps Ze gets inspiration from the Israeli army valiantly killing a few Palestinian teenagers throwing rocks.

    Is Ze asking Israel to send troops to help his thugs?

  122. profnasty says:

    Ha ha ha. Now they know how the Germans felt. Once again Z leads US into a despicable dirty war.

  123. JWalters says:
    @Badger Down

    Zelensky is probably on the side of the Talmud Mafia in the City of London and Wall Street. They are probably experiencing “record profits”. Seems to happen with every war and/or economic crisis.

    • Agree: annamaria
  124. profnasty says:
    @follyofwar

    You and I know Trudeau, Buffet, Gates, Soros, and all the Jew billionaires are sons of the Devil. They even let us talk about them. Because they know talk is worthless in this situation.
    Truth is Opinion, of the
    Powerful.

  125. @Bottolini

    Ok we get it that there’s an endless supply of kike trolls like you around here…

    But quality will always win, not quantity…

    The main gift of Putin to the world will be the final defeat of the kike tribe… In the company of their equally vile boot-licking minions…

    Mark my words…

  126. @MotGOD

    And quite another kike troll… you, motgod (god of what filth, exactly?)

    This place is full of expert military strategists, apparently 😀

    Let’s see if your masters will keep paying your meager troll salary after the Ukinazis get obliterated en masse 🙂

  127. annamaria says:
    @Bottolini

    Your post can be only qualified as “shilling for Zio-Nazis.” https://thesaker.is/gonzalo-lira-is-missing/ The SBU [Security Service of Ukraine] is the SS of Zelensky, and is conducted by the CIA, killing and torturing “pro-Russians” and political opponents.
    https://www.veteranstoday.com/2022/04/17/testimony-reveals-zelenskys-order-to-liquidate-opposition-politician-journalist/

    American Judeo-Nazis have been collaborating with local Ukrainian Nazis since 2014. It was the representative of the Kagans’ clan of rabid Zionists and warmongers, who had established the open collaboration with Banderites (self-proclaimed Ukrainian Nazis) in 2014. For the long eight years, the zionized US government has been encouraging the Banderites to murder the pro-federalists living in eastern Ukraine while, at the same time, prohibiting their puppets-in-presidency to implement the Minsk agreements that would stop immediately the civil war.

    The stupid Banderites are used as a battering ram by American Jude-Nazis in a Judea war against Russia. The Zionized US government has committed grave crimes by maintaining the illegal bio-weaponry labs on the territory of Ukraine. At these biolabs, American specialists conducted subhuman experiments on the local populations.

    As for the alleged brotherly love between Poles and Banderites, the Volynya massacre is not forgotten. Just wait when Ukrainian Zio-Nazis receive a well-deserved lesson in morality from the Poles.
    The Banderites are currently admired by Jews. Do you know why? – And for how long?

    • Replies: @Olivier1973
    , @Bottolini
  128. For your amusememt, about the lies of the presstitutes in the corporate media:

    None other than MSNBC’s ‘Morning Joe’ Mika Brzezinski said the following words in her out-loud voice…

    “The dangerous edges here are that he is trying to undermine the media, trying to make up his own facts, and it could be that while unemployment and the economy worsen, he could have undermined the messaging so much that he can actually control exactly what people think…”

    And then the nail in the ‘oops, I just told the truth coffin’:

    “…and that is our job.“

    To which the effervescent Joe Scarborough replies:

    “Yeah”.

    Watch the full clip here:

    “Elon is trying to control how people think. That is our job”. 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/NywLXXu8hz

    — Dave Portnoy

    PS- Is she a relative of Zbigniew Brezinzki? Oh God…

    • LOL: IreneAthena
  129. RobinG says:
    @IreneAthena

    Thanks for posting the link to UKRAINE ON FIRE. And I also agree with @Thor Walhovd, to vote Republican or Democrat is to want blood on your hands. (So what to do, alas? @Realist seems to think pitchforks are in order… just like Ukraine, eh?) But then you wrote,

    As an American, I believe it is up to the Ukrainians to work out how to deal with….

    Can’t agree there. It’s way beyond where they’re capable of dealing. Nuland and McCain were only the face of much bigger players, and the game’s been running since 1951. (CIA Operation Aerodynamic.) The deNazification must proceed, and succeed.

    • Replies: @IreneAthena
    , @Spanky
  130. Anon[336] • Disclaimer says:

    Best coverage I’ve found of the situation on the ground in Eastern Khazaria with independent journalist Patrick Lancaster, excellent 1st hand coverage.

    His subs have jumped from around 80K to 400K in a mere 3 weeks.

    https://www.youtube.com/c/PatrickLancasterNewsToday/videos

    • Agree: RobinG, Commentator Mike
    • Replies: @Wielgus
  131. @SolontoCroesus

    I rather think that if you consult your Talmud, that you will find that the whole Earth belongs to Yahweh’s darlings.

  132. @Wade Hampton

    If the USA ceases to be global hegemon, Israel will be forced to treat the Palestinians like fellow human beings, cease attacking their neighbours and operating a global Murder Incorporated and various heinous industries like human organ trafficking. Jewish economic crime might be reined in, too. So this is a fight to the death to protect the Judaic Way of Life. Next stop-the Samson Option. How is ?elensky so sure that ‘Russia’ will use nukes in Ukraine?

  133. @DevilAdvocate

    And others thoroughly enjoy it.

    • Agree: DevilAdvocate
  134. Athena says:

    Azov backed by US-Canada NATO since 2014:

    Oleksiy Arestovych, advisor to Zelenski:

  135. Athena says:

    Canada’s history of promoting anti-Russian Ukrainian nationalism

    https://yvesengler.com/2022/03/31/canadas-history-of-promoting-anti-russian-ukrainian-nationalism/

    ”As Freeland highlights, Canada has nurtured ultranationalist forces who vehemently oppose relations between Ukraine and Russia.

    The Canadian military directly assisted the Ukrainian far right. In June 2018 Canada’s military attaché in Kiev, Colonel Brian Irwin, met privately with officers from the Azov battalion, which uses the Nazi “Wolfsangel” symbol and praises officials who helped slaughter Jews and Poles during World War II. Rather than express public disagreement with their views, Canadian military officials sought to manage any potential public relations fallout from at least two meetings, which included Azov representatives boasting about their Canadian support. A September report from an institute at George Washington University revealed that the far-right Centuria also boasted about being trained by some of the 200 Canadian troops in the Ukraine. The report detailed Centuria members making Nazi salutes, praising SS units and promoting white supremacy.

    Canadian training of the Ukrainian military, including the far right, assisted Kyiv in ignoring its obligations under the Minsk agreements designed to overcome the violence and division caused by the ouster of Yanukovych in 2014. Negotiated by France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine, Minsk I and II proposed a more federalist Ukrainian politics to end the war in the Donbas region. Ostensibly, the Canadian government supported Minsk II, which was unanimously endorsed by the United Nations Security Council. But in practice Ottawa built up a Ukrainian security apparatus that blocked its implementation.”

    • Replies: @Curmudgeon
  136. IreneAthena says: • Website
    @RobinG

    Sure, it’s just that I don’t trust the US state Department or its military to accomplish that De-Nazification of which you speak, since—curiously—it was the Zion-controlled US who trained and funded those Nazis to help accomplish the de-Ukrainization of Ukraine in the first place.

    The Jewish Zelensky may be happy to tolerate Nazis in Ukraine, and the US neocons/neoliberals will will continue to fund them, precisely until most of the inhabitants have become refugees. The MidEast has been a rough neighborhood for the Zionists. There’s been talk of a relocation for years.

    • Agree: White Noise
    • Replies: @RobinG
  137. @SolontoCroesus

    The only place for the “Chosen”—Jews who are incapable of living with others unless as predatorial parasites—is the currently rather inhospitable northwest corner of Australia—essentially a land without a people for a people without a land. Financial arrangements to pay off the few people living there will be quite adequate with the Tribe controlling most of the planet’s money supply, gold and diamonds.

    • Agree: White Noise
    • Replies: @White Noise
  138. @MotGOD

    The usual pile of excremental thought from Mock-god.

  139. RobinG says:
    @IreneAthena

    What a weird reply. Surely you didn’t think I was referring to the US state Department or its military, lol. Ахьмад Сила! Путин Сила!!

    • Replies: @IreneAthena
  140. I admit it, I’m in love with a married woman! MEP Clare Daly and Mick Wallace sitting next to her.

    She’s pouring it on, in opposition to that US/NATO plan to flood more weapons into Ukraine. Runs about a minute or so..A fiery Irish Lassie, she blurted the following; “History has taught us sanctions do not end military conflict. They are not going to help save lives. The more arms you pump into Ukraine the more the war will be prolonged. You make me sick”

    Visit https://www.telesurenglish.net/news/Russia-Warns-US-Over-Irresponsible-Arms-Supplies-to-Ukraine--20220416-0002.html Then scroll down the article page to the tweet by Sphithiphithi Evaluator @_AfricanSoil

    • Thanks: IreneAthena
  141. @emerging majority

    They should be sent to a deserted island and imprisoned there forever…. Would-be escapees shot on the spot…

    There they can practice their parasitism among themselves

    • Replies: @Anon
  142. @MotGOD

    And one, one more support for the nazis, aka banderists.

  143. @annamaria

    The SBU [Security Service of Ukraine] is the SS of Zelensky, and is conducted by the CIA

    The SBU is the Gestapo; the Azov, Aidar, Donbas, C14 battalions are the SS troops; Yelenski (the letter Z is forbidden now in Banderastan) is a puppet on a string (aka a clown, a dirty clown).

    • Agree: annamaria
  144. GMC says:
    @Kurt Knispel

    My comment could be taken only one way Kurt. I am that old man that lost some of his family and friends and I personally, live in a village that was once controlled by the Nazis in WW II. Any of us – Here- could be the old man.

    And yes I want revenge for what the Demons have done in Mariupol and other villages, as much as I want revenge for what the West has done to the world As far as any thought that Zelinsky and the rest will go to prison is a long shot – they wil head to and be protected by the West at all costs.

    Militarily, unless these Nazis are stupid and out in the open , the napalm will be a psych drop = the smell. The CS is military grade tear gas and this is for the irritant and to give the western newsies something to cry about – after they find out it’s tear gas, Russia can show photos of US POlice using the same on peaceful protesters.

    Using real Biological chemical bombs would be better than losing more Russian soldiers than need be. We are not dealing with humans anymore , we are dealing with a Demonic Cabal and that my friend = No F…n Rules. Only agenda is to save the Nation and Russia is under attack by more than 40 countries. 40 against 1 – sort like what the ” old man ” faced.

    I remember an old Vietnamese man that lived between Vinh Long and CanTho in the rice fields. I would see him from time to time when I would drive to our outpost { B company} next to a small ROK base. He had an M-14 with him everytime I saw him and never though nothing of it since he lived there. He was protecting his village and that stuck with me ever since.

    • Agree: White Noise
    • Replies: @Kurt Knispel
  145. GMC says:
    @DevilAdvocate

    That’s a valid point – D A. I’m just thinking about how many Russian soldiers are going to die , taking out those Demons, down in the 4 level town below the steel mill. This is not the CuChi tunnels in Nam , this system has probably been fortified and is a base camp { my opinion}. I’ll assume all passports and personal info has been burned by now, so their tattoos will be worth some evidence. And the West doesn’t care if Russia has their people – we are dealing with stone cold killers from a Demonic Cabal – same as the Covid 19 Fauci Cabal. Plus, the western media will cover it all up anyways.

    Nope, kill those Demons fast and use anything you want – and spare the Russian lives. Period.

    • Replies: @DevilAdvocate
  146. @skrik

    As far as I am led to believe
    your talking about a very large underground complex
    there are 8 underground levels and tens of miles of tunnels
    they have extensive supplies starving them could take years

  147. Anonymous[271] • Disclaimer says:

    This writer is gonna get himself killed. Way too naive. Even a decrepit jew got him hoodwinked in no time with the usual tale of jewish victimhood. There’s at least 6 million similar tales in that particular bag of tricks at any point in time.

    Also, it’s called the “thousand-yard stare” and you can’t get it online. Not really.

  148. Wondering why I just cannot dismiss the persistent thought of “CIA” ref this article ?
    Such a tearjerker … the emotion …

    • Replies: @GMC
  149. Wielgus says:
    @Anon

    Meanwhile Gonzalo Lira seems to have disappeared. He may have gone offline as a precaution but it is also possible he was arrested by the SBU.

    • Replies: @Commentator Mike
  150. @Wielgus

    What was he thinking? You have to know when to keep your head down. Especially in wartime.

    • Replies: @Wielgus
    , @Wielgus
  151. I don’t think this hand waving poseur deserves tobe taken as relying unvarnished truths but I shall read at least one more of his effusion to try and work out where he’s coming from.

    It is telling that, with all that weeping over videos – gaydar perhaps – he has not posted the evidence. Let’s see those videos.

    To understand what’s been happening in Ukraine forget the ridiculous talk of Nazis 75 years after WW2 and recognise that the key is to understand Putin the KGB/autocrat/kleptocrat who has taken advantage of Russians cultural weaknesses.

    Try this from several years ago. Quite encouraging when one has to listen to Sleepy Jo.

    • Replies: @mulga mumblebrain
  152. GMC says:
    @Arthur MacBride

    And if you are correct A M – I hope they read my comments on what I would do to their buddies in Mariupol.Of course in reality , those guys in the steel mill mean nothing to them. My last email from America stated that everyone is backing Ukraine and Zelinsky is a Hero. Aren’t Heroes are supposed to save people ?

    • Replies: @Arthur MacBride
  153. Bottolini says:
    @annamaria

    Talk about fascists! Can’t you see that the Z sign which is now being daubed on Russian tanks is just a new version of the swastika? Yet more proof that Putin’s yet another version of Hitler.

    • Troll: White Noise
    • Replies: @annamaria
  154. @GMC

    It can only be hoped, GMC, that those of Azov and their spiritual “nazi” brethren around the western world can wake up to just (((who))) they are serving.
    Azov members spilling their blood, vile tortures, biolabs in order to help their Jew leaders clear their country and make way for another Eretz Israel.

    Fighting/killing in order to be displaced from their homeland.

    This has been the story of us Europeans for the last 100+ years.
    Those who have tried to stop it are vilified to this day.

    • Agree: GMC
    • Replies: @annamaria
  155. Wielgus says:
    @Commentator Mike

    Maybe the urge to bear witness overcame any urge to self-preservation. I hope he makes it, whatever has happened.

    • Agree: Spanky
    • Replies: @Commentator Mike
  156. @Wielgus

    I hope he got away, and anyway I’m not one to dispense advice. If not, he made up for any failings he may have had and will be remembered as a fallen fighter for the truth.

    • Agree: Wielgus
  157. Wielgus says:
    @Commentator Mike

    Ukrainian POWs being fed, presumably in or near Mariupol. It looks like thick soup or kasha porridge. This clip was apparently broadcast on a major Russia TV channel, evening of April 17.

    • Replies: @RobinG
  158. Ukrainian soldier taunts Russians by waving Ukrainian flag

  159. IreneAthena says: • Website
    @RobinG

    As an American, I was, am, and will continue to be talking about how US interference has harmed Ukraine. I haven’t criticized you for waving the Russian flag, but it is not my flag to wave.

  160. @Mike_from_Russia

    He’s a poor, propagandized, dumbed-down deluded fool. If he doesn’t start waving a white flag, he’ll most likely become worm-food over the next weeks.

  161. @GMC

    “As far as any thought that Zelinsky and the rest will go to prison is a long shot – …”

    Agree (have no agree-button) and add on (for the records):

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Second_Chechen_War_assassinations

    As you said “a long shot” but “a shot” nevertheless.
    ZionLendSki & Cons will not be able to remain in the Ukraina (for one).
    Secondly, today the RUS MoD published an official (documented) death toll: over 23,000 UA soldiers killed so far…
    !
    Shocking!
    Does anyone think, Russia can and/or will let the originators and perpetrators of this war get away with it?!
    For the second time in known history Russia will have to go after the main Jews at least.
    How would the Chechen losers see themselves otherwise?
    ZionLendSki hopes now to have this mess for another 10 years… (“stretching Russia”).
    The Ukraina will only come to unity and lasting peace if the “Judeo-Christians”, namely the Jews ant their Catholics are converted to Orthodoxy.
    Rome & Israhell must be cut out of the Ukraina if lasting peace is wanted.

    • Agree: GMC
  162. @GMC

    I would prefer too to spare those russian soldier lives, and end the matter quickly.

    But Russia has been in disavantage regarding the information war. When they catch those western people and show everybody who they are, I don’t think the west will ignore it. Look at the single case of that british mercenary, his mother appealing to Putin to take care of him humanely.
    With some hundreds of them, that will be quite a show. Especially if they make them confess publicly to the crimes they have done, and how well they were cared for by russians. That will make a stark contrast with the way ukrainians treated their POW’s.
    And that explains why the West tried desperately to extricate them from Mariupol. This was not about caring for their lives at all.

    • Replies: @GMC
  163. annamaria says:
    @Bottolini

    Actually, my post was about Zio-Fascists, including the zionized White Fuhrers (who were easily bought by the US State Dept. represented by Nuland-Kagan) and the Judeo-Fascists like Mr. Ze and his Jewish benefactors, including the ADL (created in memory of a Jewish rapist and murderer Leo Frank).

    The MIC feels of course exhilarated: after murdering some 20 million human beings in the Middle East, the US/UK war profiteers are happy to fatten on Ukrainian blood and flesh.

    Ukraine today is a small replica of the Zionized US but with a Banderites accent. Americans en masse are oblivious to the Judea war on Russia. Wait until the rotten US (eaten from within by the Finacial Squid and zionized MIC) collapses and becomes a normative fascist state enjoying the Mossad-approved techniques of interrogation and other amazing things tried by the ZUSA in Ukraine and other countries.

    “The US tried to fund biolabs in Ukraine as early as 2005:” https://www.africa-press.net/tanzania/all-news/us-tried-to-fund-biolabs-in-ukraine-as-early-as-2005-records-show

    Talks about establishing the ICRL in Ukraine date back even further – to 2005, according to an archived Nunn-Lugar Report edition from August of that year.

    https://dilyana.bg/the-pentagon-bio-weapons/

    Bio warfare scientists using diplomatic cover test man-made viruses at Pentagon bio laboratories in 25 countries across the world. These US bio-laboratories are funded by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) under a \$ 2.1 billion military program (CBEP), and are located in former Soviet Union countries such as Georgia and Ukraine, the Middle East, South East Asia and Africa.

    • Replies: @GMC
  164. annamaria says:
    @Arthur MacBride

    “It can only be hoped that those of Azov and their spiritual “nazi” brethren around the western world can wake up to just (((who))) they are serving.”

    — This is s non-starter. The “nazi” leaders have been bought by ((them)). And look at the EU governments; with very few exceptions, the “leaders” have been bought as well by the same “money makers.”

    At least, the masks are off: “They” have even sacrificed their profitable schema of holobiz by establishing open collaboration with the self-proclaimed “nazis” to fight the Russian Federation.

    The psychopathic scum of the “owners” of the western world use any means to get money, power, and slaves. Either there will be a force endangering “their” lives person by person, or the western world is doomed. A detailed map of deep-underground bunkers for the psychopathic “elites” can be handy for the masses.

  165. RobinG says:
    @Wielgus

    Да. “Щи да каша — пища наша.”

  166. @dcouzin

    If the witness was 20km from the target, a passing missile would let behind a “trail” of shock waves probably similar to a “screaming”. To be more precise, 20km at mach 5.5 is done in 10.7 sec.
    So, at least 10.7s of screaming followed by a boom.
    Check this:
    https://newbedev.com/sounds-of-supersonic-objects

    I checked on the map, the line Lviv-Delyatin points precisely to Black Sea (more precisely the corner between Ukraine and Romania), from where the missiles are being fired.

  167. Anon[336] • Disclaimer says:
    @White Noise

    They should be sent to a deserted island and imprisoned there forever

    Madagascar was the original plan before Palestine drew the short straw.

    • Replies: @White Noise
  168. Wielgus says:
    @Mike_from_Russia

    “Perhaps if I taunt them they’ll make a mistake.”
    “Would it help to confuse them if I run away more?”
    “Shut up, and go and change your uniform pants.”

  169. Anon[336] • Disclaimer says:

    Kinda disappointing not to see the front lines ‘manned’ with more strong independent women.

    The only thing close is the occasional sniper setting-up shop with her EZ-Bake oven in some blown-out hovel, which isn’t quite the same.

    Speaking of which, are we including the ladies in Selective Service yet? I’d hate for them to miss out.

    • Replies: @emerging majority
  170. @Anon

    The “Equal Rights” legislation should surely indicate that women could be drafted by the SS. The U\$\$A has become increasingly pussywhipped. About time for women’s full equality to become slaves of the WarDefense Industry.

  171. @Mike_from_Russia

    “Mike from Russia” or “Kike from Russia” today?
    Where are the hooligans?
    What about the hooligan aspect in all this Nazi business?
    Most of the captured and/or shown “Nazis” are hooligans (from Azovstal soccer?).
    And are likeable guys.
    I have seen many Russian movies with tattooed soldiers and “SpetsNaz”(is?) tattooed just like the bad Nazis. How about that?
    Many camera Nazis seem to be lost youth (from Azovstal?).
    I am afraid that the hooligans take the beating for the Jewish fascists in Kiew.

    Glory to Russia! Glory to the Russian Army (nowadays, because it is in effect fighting the evil Jew while its battle cry is “Denazify”)!

  172. Corrupt says:
    @Von Rho

    “So you say. In reality, everyone in the entire region suffered from the crop failures and food shortages surrounding the turmoil of WWI, the Bolshevik revolution and the invasion by the West”

    I reality, it was the communists (led by Russians) who intentionally caused the crop failures and food shortages through collectivism, as intended to further their control of the empire.

  173. Corrupt says:
    @annamaria

    “You are quite an insistent apologist of the Judeo-Nazis.”

    I didn’t see where I offered any apologies for Judeo-Nazis, just that I felt the situation would be better if Russia had stayed within it’s own borders. That being said, I do believe “Nazi” is thrown about for effect, much like “racist”, “misogynist” or “homophobe” are hurled by leftists to denigrate those that oppose their agenda.

    “You feign total ignorance of the Jewish origin of Bolshevism in the Russian Empire. This is what makes you so obvious. You are a committed hasbarist.”

    I don’t like communists, and I’m aware that many of the early communists were of jewish origin. I oppose the outsized influence zionists have around the world, and in the U.S. in particular, so calling me a “committed hasbarist” is a mistake. You would not be mistaken in saying I do not perceive as much jewish influenced maneuvering in the russia-ukraine conflict as you do, but then we are all entitled to our own perceptions and opinions.

    “It is your tribe that committed (or attempted to commit) the genocide against all its hosts”

    Sorry, but Italians did no such thing.

  174. Corrupt says:
    @Dumbo

    “And honestly I don’t see much difference between being an “Ukrainian” apologist or a “Russian” apologist. They are in many ways similar people. Arguably, being an Ukrainian apologist is worse — because the Ukrainians are obviously just being used by the West.”

    I agree that there isn’t much difference in being an apologist for either side, however, given that Russia invaded Ukraine rather than Ukraine invading Russia I consider being a Russian apologist worse, especially as they have already done all the things they accuse the Ukrainians of. Thanks for providing your input.

    • Replies: @Kurt Knispel
  175. @Corrupt

    “Ukraine” did nothing. “Russia” did nothing.
    Jewmerica is forcing Russia (“stretching Russia”) to fight to the last Ukrainian;
    Jewmerica attacked the Ukraina, toppled the president and attacked Novorussia or “Little Russia”.

  176. Anon7 says:

    Looks like the Americans are in charge of the “international fighters”, people who go to Ukraine to fight.

    This French journalist says “I thought I was with the international brigades and I found myself facing the Pentagon.”

    • Thanks: Olivier1973
    • Replies: @Olivier1973
    , @annamaria
  177. The ‘crazy’ stuff isn’t just in Ukraine. For a mere \$100 the White House gift shop offers this:

    “6th” Coin in Historic Moments Series, Russia Invades Ukraine, Honoring President Volodymyr Zelenskyy #31 in series, PRE-ORDER SALE! ALL SHIPMENTS BEGIN ON JUNE 15, 2022
    https://www.whitehousegiftshop.com/President-Volodymyr-Zelenskyy-Commemorative-Coin-p/ukraine.htm

    If the ‘Most Honest Human Being God Has Ever Created’ returns to the White House, will we be getting another such wonderful coin?
    https://news.yahoo.com/trump-says-may-most-honest-031736742.html?soc_src=social-sh&soc_trk=fb&tsrc=fb

  178. Spanky says:
    @RobinG

    …I also agree with @Thor Walhovd, to vote Republican or Democrat is to want blood on your hands. (So what to do, alas? @Realist seems to think pitchforks are in order… — RobinG

    Agreed. Which is one of the reasons why I advocate for voting None of the Above.

  179. @Anon7

    I knew it already, but thanks for displaying it for everyone to see!

  180. @Wizard of Oz

    So now you simply deny the role of neo-Nazis and Banderite fascists in Ukraine, ie reality, and thus become an apologist for those Nazi butchers. Ever lower sinks the great Wizz, on a trajectory so familiar to students of Austrayan political ponerology.
    Putin WAS KGB, he is NOT an autocrat but heads a Russian Government determined to remove the existential threat built by the West on their borders and traditional territory, and I’d vouch that there are several hundred true ‘kleptocrats’ in Ukraine, or safe in Israel, far richer than Putin. I know well that your type likes a Big Lie when smearing your victims, but you read like an op-ed in any Murdoch shit-rag. P.S. In my opinion Blinken Bill is an expert liar who seems even to believe his lies, the ‘Exceptionalist’ Disease.

    • Replies: @annamaria
  181. anonymous[191] • Disclaimer says:
    @Wokechoke

    So what if the pagan godless whitevil psychos of the earth get a few more years on earth. It will be but a minor delay towards their journey to eternal Hell.

    At least the others you mention stand a better chance at salvation. More true monotheists, you see. 😀

  182. annamaria says:
    @Anon7

    The wrong flag. — Pentagon is designated today by the Star of David with the Swastika inside it. All these memorials to the fallen in WWII are for patsies.

    Hopefully, the Jewish project of the Nazification of Ukraine is an ugly swan song for the Pentagon and its Owners.

  183. annamaria says:
    @mulga mumblebrain

    This [Wizard of Oz] is another “it” from the hasbara brigade, on par with [Been_there]. Best to ignore them or use their indecent points as an opportunity to bring in new factual information that can make their owners apoplectic.

    The “chosen” are mad that so much truthful information about Jewish crimes has become available on the internet (as compared to the Zionists-controlled MSM). Though there is obviously a frantic and massive activity to suppress the truth by Google.

    • Agree: mulga mumblebrain
    • Replies: @Commentator Mike
  184. @annamaria

    Israel keeps on bombing a sovereign country Syria and no complaints there from the Western Zionazi cheerleaders of the Ukraine, nor in the UN or any international institution, no sacking of Israeli Jews from media or cultural institutions in the West, no phobia of Israeli Jews in the MSM.

    • Agree: White Noise, Spanky
  185. denk says:

    All these manufactured crisis…’pandemic’, proxy wars, energy crunch ….

    Can you guess,
    cui bono ?

    Raytheon and Lockheed Martin boast to investors that Ukraine-Russia crisis is a boon for their business

    Biggest Oil Giants Made ‘Eye-Popping’ \$205 Billion in Profits in 2021

    Wall Street profits drive average bonuses to a record \$258K

    Pfizer revenue and profits soar on its Covid vaccine business

    Pfizer Forecasts Record-Breaking 2022 Profits

    Surprise surprise,
    The Usual Suspects.

  186. The misled soldiers, confused hooligans and adventurous mercenaries in Azovstal want to surrender according to numerous intercepted radio contacts.
    Creep ZionLendSki is telling them to die like men.
    The violent Jew brands any surrender of the hopeless as treason with death punishment.

  187. GMC says:
    @annamaria

    Agree, this is why my comment said to spare any Russian soldiers from fighting the steel mill nazis and use Chemical weapons on them. Simply put, the Russians could use some bunker busting bombs and then follow up with Chemical weapons and blame them on the US/Nato Bioweapon lab in the underground steel mill, that just got hit. . No one will be allowed into the area – except Russian hazmat teams – period. If there is a better solution , I’d like to hear it.

    At this stage – the West has made it clear that there is No International laws left, and since this is one army vs another – just win. I have No conscience dealing with this scenario, since the opposing army was given the chance to surrender. They are going to die and so they will try to kill as many Russians as they can before they pass. . I’m sure the Pentagon has No conscience dealing with any of its civilian or armed war crimes. The crime of War on the Russian people has been started – there are no rules when it comes to survival – sacrificing your own soldiers when there are other options, should be out of the equation. Morals have to take a back seat on special occasions. My 2 rubles.

  188. GMC says:
    @DevilAdvocate

    You could be right , but from my emails from the States – Ukraine is treated like a Holocaust victim and Zelinsky is a Hero. Russia is terribly hated . So when those Americans, French and others are shown off or are in the list of dead , the Western press { who now has the people under their thumbs} will portray these mercenaries as the Heroes, not the enemy. Holding them in prison will keep this Hero BS alive – killing them will have an Ending.
    And give Victory Day – another reason to celebrate, yet mourn those who have died protecting their Russian Homeland, in WW II and now – Beyond.

  189. @GMC

    They died “protecting” (resp. very often fleeing from) the violent Jew and his BS before and after 1945, as a matter of fact they are dying today because of the Jewish BS and not because of “Nazi”.
    Who is making ZionLendSki a hero in the US?
    Nazis?
    Abducted Medvedchuk and polit party were leading in the Ukrainian polls.
    ZionLendSki is president because of the illegal incarceration of Nadiya Savchenko, a Uki patriot (“Nazi”) wanting peace with Russia like all brained Nazis would. Hooligans are a subject for (missed) kindergarden or parental home (incl. holodomized grand or great grandparents).
    Why do you think Russia seems somehow pained with every ordinary Ukranian (incl. soldier) suffering and dying?
    Why do you think Russia is focusing on military installations and not Ukrainians per se?
    Because it is a brother war initiated by Satan’s creatures on earth.
    Nazis are not Satan’s people. The Grand Nazi is the Christ. Is!
    3 million Germans POWs helped build and died building a better USSR.
    How many “GIs” (womit) helped rebuild Vietnam?
    As a matter of fact the GIs are screwing Vietnam to this very day, which I happen to know from personal experience etc. pp.
    But Russia has and of course should have its own “history” and so should the Uki Nazi’s be allowed to tell their own stories (his stories), because they too do have stories. It must not be a problem. It becomes a problem the moment one is not allowed to share his grievance (not even with his own).
    We get jailed – under the eyes of salivating “GIs” – when speaking truth an being found out.
    You can only have a victory if you make someone else the loser.
    You can only be “the good guy” if you make someone else “the bad guy”.
    It is a weak spot on Russian self esteem and I know why, but why bother haggling.
    Do you stirr around in a brother’s wound? No, you help him to heal and get rid of the bandage.
    One day Russia will no longer need the bandage of a “Victory Day” (at the cost of the other) and happily celebrate its great military traditions (to which “Nazis” contributed enormously and leaders like the Putin know that too).

    • Replies: @GMC
  190. annamaria says:

    Why people are dying in Ukraine, and why those who support the ZUSA’s policies in Europe and Asia are nothing but the metastatic messengers of a deadly cancerous growth (Financial Squid/MIC) that has consumed the Zionzied Empire of Lies and Hypocrisy. https://www.voltairenet.org/article216524.html

    From 1981 onwards, the United States began to let its debt slip away. It went from 40% of its GDP to 130% today. They tried to globalize the world economy, i.e., to impose their rules on the solvent countries and to destroy the state structures of the remaining countries (the Rumsfeld/Cebrowski strategy).

    To pay their debt, they printed dollars, spied on the companies of their allies, and stole all the reserves of two big oil states, Iraq and Libya. Nobody dared to say anything, but from 2003 onwards, the US economic system was no longer what it claimed to be. Officially they were still liberal, but everyone could see that they were no longer producing their own food and necessities and that they were living on rapine.

    The US economy, which was one-third of the world economy when the USSR dissolved, is now only one-tenth.

    The Zionized Banking Parasite, which has captured and devoured the US/UK/EU, is dragging the world to a hot WWIII.
    The CIA and captains of IT have been the loyal servants to the mega murderers. The Owners have neither decency nor honor, shame, and normal human intelligence. They are possessed.

    • Agree: acementhead
  191. GMC says:
    @Kurt Knispel

    Kurt, Kurt Kurt – where should I begin ? The Zionist or Babylonian Talmud Fuckers are a given here at “Ron’s House”. We all know their involvement in everything , but there are others to blame and they are the ones that also cause the Evil in the world- for a buck, for a good time – for a nasty, evil masochistic personality flaw , etc. etc. etc. This is not just a purely Jewish trait, it is religiously flawed universal problem.

    In Ukraine, it looks like the greedy Jew Leaders/Oligarchs and their ” Nazi” battalions. To write this in the same sentence is a dream come true , when it comes to calling out the Chosen ones and Hell, I can feel like Jesus Christ when he called them out – before they paid the Romans to kill the Savior. And it’s my pleasure – being baptised a Lutheran and studying the Bible in Confirmation classes as a teenager.

    Show me a Victory Day in Russia where the Russians didn’t acknowledge the death of everyone in WW II – the Russians invite most everyone to their Victory Day celebrations and after observing the German tourists in Crimea – there is NO hatred of the German people here. In fact it’s the opposite because I look German and everyone asks me – First – if I’m from Germania – with a smile – and I politely say nine – ya Alaska mushina.

    Ukraine’s Government needed to Grow Up after the Soviet Union downfall but instead it became more and more corrupt – to the point that we see today . It’s a failed state with a sacrificed populace and it’s time to stop it. Spacibo

    • Replies: @Kurt Knispel
  192. @GMC

    So when those Americans, French and others are shown off or are in the list of dead , the Western press { who now has the people under their thumbs} will portray these mercenaries as the Heroes, not the enemy. Holding them in prison will keep this Hero BS alive – killing them will have an Ending.

    Maybe, but meanwhile Russia could total several important points in its favour.
    Let’s suppose they are caught, taken to a trial (well covered by all the press, both sides) then condemned to be hanged.
    Russia could then propose to spare their lives and give a lesser punishment, eg 20y prison or more, in exchange for full public confessions and exposing some very “inconvenient” things. I am quite sure the convicted will gladly accept, and at that time it would be impossible to dismiss (even in the west) what they have to say.
    After that, they would have to be “protected” because they will become a target for western secret services.

    And Russia would win a major battle in the information war.

    • Replies: @GMC
  193. Anonymous[140] • Disclaimer says:
    @GMC

    They are going to die and so they will try to kill as many Russians as they can before they pass

    Yes, they will die. And ALL of Ukraine will die as well.

    Let us not blame the Ukrainians, most of whom are not thugs or criminals. They were attacked. They are the victims. That is all.

    Yes, Russia is fighting for survival, yes NATO is ultimately responsible for putting Ukraine in this situation.

    But Ukrainians? They are not to blame, they are simply people who have been attacked, that is what they understand. If your country is attacked, and you are not at fault, would you not choose to fight? Would you surrender? If Ukraine has chosen oblivion over living under foreign occupation, can they be wrong? If they choose to continue with an insurgency, it’s only to be expected.

    Let Ukrainians have their heroic deaths, shouting defiance, and let the Russians kill them all. Fighting with no hope, it’s what people do. It is the only way this ends, with 44 million dead Ukrainians, and a million Russians also.

    This is simply the horror of human existence.

    The main truth we can learn here is this: Never put your trust in the promises of lairs and manipulators – in this case, that is the West. Ukraine did so, so now they will disappear from the earth.

    • Replies: @Robjil
    , @annamaria
    , @GMC
  194. Robjil says:
    @Anonymous

    Let Ukrainians have their heroic deaths, shouting defiance, and let the Russians kill them all. Fighting with no hope, it’s what people do. It is the only way this ends, with 44 million dead Ukrainians, and a million Russians also.

    This war promoted by West in Ukraine looks a rerun of the Paraguay’s war in the 19th century. Ninety percent of Paraguay’s men died in that war. The West will not allow its puppet of Ukraine to settle for anything. This is madness. Thus, the only ending possible of this war in Ukraine will be like Paraguay faced in the 19th century.

    https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/feb/27/paraguay-war-of-the-triple-alliance-anniversary

    The six-year War of the Triple Alliance (1864-1870), in which Paraguay confronted the combined forces of Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay, had inflicted apocalyptic damage on the landlocked nation.

    Roughly two-thirds of Paraguay’s population perished during the conflict, including around 90% of its men. Brazil and Argentina would go on to annex enormous swaths of Paraguayan territory.

    • Replies: @Von Rho
    , @Kurt Knispel
  195. annamaria says:
    @Anonymous

    The Ziocons’ darling puppet promoting ‘”western values and democracy” in Ukraine:
    While claiming to defend democracy, Ukraine’s Volodymyr Zelensky has outlawed his opposition, ordered his rivals’ arrest, and presided over the disappearance and assassination of dissidents across the country. https://thegrayzone.com/2022/04/17/traitor-zelensky-assassination-kidnapping-arrest-political-opposition/
    Zionists’ hatred for Russians and Ukrainians has no limits.

    • Agree: Von Rho, GMC
    • Thanks: mulga mumblebrain, Robjil
  196. JamesinNM says:

    I have seen the death of the love of my life and will never be the same. Fauci et al were responsible and do not care. If given the chance, I am not sure I could kill them, because I do not believe I can inflict sufficient pain. I hate that evil and the evil done to children beyond comprehension.

    • Replies: @JamesinNM
    , @peterAUS
  197. JamesinNM says:
    @JamesinNM

    I ache and cry and cry over the unbelievable evil of so-called humans.

  198. peterAUS says:
    @JamesinNM

    You just got on the “list”.

  199. Von Rho says:
    @Corrupt

    What the USSR did was what England did in the Industrial Revolution two centuries earlier. A necessary step. “Violence, Midwife of History”. Do not believe in redneck preachers.

  200. Von Rho says:
    @Robjil

    Paraguay was depopulated by Brazil. This will be done in Ukraine by its own government, which is not led by an ethnic Ukrainian.

    • Replies: @annamaria
  201. GMC says:
    @DevilAdvocate

    This is a good point and I’m sure Russia will bring some of these men to a criminal war crime court, that won’t be in the western media nor will it be acknowledged by anyone in the West – but it will be in the East and maybe Africa. I would love to see Poroshanshter and Zelinsky on trial but the Jews will safeguard their gems.

    I’m looking at it as an operation that needs to be as final as it gets , with minimal deaths to Russian/Donbass and Chechnya soldiers as possible. Because there will be other places that will most likely hold out and try the same. We all have personal viewpoints on the matter and mine might be too American military type boldness. But then look at what the Pentagon and Israelis have done in Ukraine since 2014. I was in Ukraine starting in 08 and had residency Passport for years before I had to switch to Russian. I watched it all.

    • Agree: DevilAdvocate
  202. @Corrupt

    The famine nicknamed Holodomor had another cause which is missing in any speculations about it. Apart from poor weather and poor harvest, it happened in the midst of the Soviet government’s ambitious industrialization program. All the machinery and hardware could only be obtained from the West, and it was paid for in pure gold. However, in 1932 the West refused to accept gold and demanded wheat instead. The Communist government was not inclined to undermine it industrialization plans and had to comply. Coupled with bad yields, the country faced tremendous shortages of bread. The worst affected areas stretched from Kazakhstan, central Russia all the way to Ukraine (and the number of people who died of starvation in Russia was more than that in Ukraine). However, there were no uprisings or riots (there may be several reasons, one of them being recent memories of similar events in the 1920s when tens of thousands starving children were moved from the Volga regions in Russia to Ukraine to save them from hunger). Thus there was no outright threat to the government, and no regime change. Upon seeing this trick did not work, the West dropped its demand to pay in bread for its hardware, and in the following year switched back to gold.

    Interestingly, Holodomor also affected Lvov and other parts of Ukraine which were not part of the Soviet Union until 1939, in this case the causes were the weather and low yields (and maybe some political developments in those countries). Yet the folks in Lvov also commemorate their 1933 hunger deaths and attribute them entirely to the Soviet Union. Logic is something unknown to them, as well as to some UNZ commenters.

    • Thanks: emerging majority
    • Replies: @mulga mumblebrain
  203. GMC says:
    @Anonymous

    Relax Anon – you got too close to the fire but didn’t look to see who brought the fuel. Ukraine has been a corrupt corrupt place for decades, from gun running, supporting biolabs , laundering money,to human trafficking – { the list is long }- and with much international help along the way. Millions left when the Americans and Jews took over in 2014 and millions will leave again. The only difference is that too many of the people that stayed or left this time , were severely programmed and propagandized by the US – and I mean M K Ultra. They hate Russians and watch pro Russian people get gunned down in the streets.

    So, Enough with the poor Ukrainian people – some understand that Russia is not to blame on this one but more of them – hate Russia and think it was just fine and dandy to watch 45,000 Eastern Ukrainian//Russians die or get maimed, since 2014. A Normal society does not sit back and watch this happen in their own country , unless they are well – Programmed. Certainly Donbass, Lugansk and Crimea didn’t want any part of it. . Ukrainians stood around and did – nothing. In fact they joined the Nato/ Nazi Ukie military and pitched in.

    So now, it’s time to De-program these Ukrainian folks – for their own good and the good of all the Slavs living in or near – the Borderland. There is a huge lesson to be learned here – don’t let the West or jokers like them, into your country.

  204. @GMC

    If we go by the standars of warfare USA set in its war against Japan, Russia has every right to nuke two Ukrainian cities, Kiev and Lvov, because:

    – Like the Jap’s Unit 731, Ukrainians are conducting evil biowarfare research in their laboratories.

    – Like the Japs, the Ukrainians are murdering and torturing POWs.

    – Like the Japs, the Ukrainians are offering insane resistance and most are following orders of their supreme commander, the Khazar Zelensky acting here the emperoror Hirohito, to fight to the death even though resistance is futile.

    In some respects the Ukrainians are worse that the Japs since they’re killing their own citizens, while the Japs did that mostly to the Chinese.

    So just like US wanted to spare its troops fighting for every inch of Japan, I don’t see Russia using nukes being any more reprehensible. But like Lavrov says they won’t as they want to occupy the moral high ground. They should just drop all the old dumb bombs from their warehouses on Ukrainian military formations wherever they find them as they’ll be replacing them with smart missiles anyway. So carpet bombing of those in the Dombass cauldron should be part of Phase 2.

    • Replies: @emerging majority
  205. annamaria says:
    @Von Rho

    “Paraguay was depopulated by Brazil. This will be done in Ukraine by its own government, which is not led by an ethnic Ukrainian.”

    — Let’s do some appropriate substituting:
    “America will be ruined by Ziocons/Zionized MIC. This will be done in the US by its own government, which is led by people who are not loyal to the US.”

    • Replies: @Von Rho
  206. You lost me when you called the treason charges against Medvedchuk specious. The man is a Quisling and deserves death for his treason.

    • Replies: @annamaria
  207. @GMC

    Russia seems to be doing very well in handling this Jewish attack incl. managing the prisoners.
    Russia (“Little Russia”) seems to have by now over 3.000 Ukrainian POWs on standby to rebuild the Donbassa.
    Add another 2.000 “builders” from Azovstal with an American general as a chain-gang-leader clearing the streets and debris and what not from Mariupole…
    23.000 UA soldiers killed…Russia needs to household and needs every POW it can get to rebuild everything.
    Our fathers were sentenced to 25 years slave labour and more. Most never returned.
    Mr. Lavrov let the last German POW go only a few years ago – it was a big write up in RT & Sputnik. The last German POW was 16 when caught.
    I wish Russia very, very well; all the best only and wish the Ukraina that it will get freed up from the iron grip of the evil Jew and can return to the Motherland – that way it will have Crimea not back but forwarded on the way east. Go East, Young Men! The West is dead sick, the West is Jewish, the West is evil;

    (Russian victory will help our effort to get Jewmerica out of Germany. Anyone fighting Russia is fighting for the enduring enslavement of Germany. The UA soldiers are enemy soldiers.)

    (Responded already yesterday (in cyrillic) with a nice video from the famer ‘Такого, как Путин’ Someone like Putin – it got censored)

    A second try:

    Do you know “The Crimean Reportage” from a Sandro?
    https://www.youtube.com/c/sandrokiriak/videos

    • Thanks: annamaria
    • Replies: @GMC
  208. GMC says:

    Ya Agree C M , there is something that I also consider – and that is too many in Ukraine and their Criminal Owners dba { USA, Israel, all of Nato , Turkey etc. } have shit on the sacred lands of the Kingdom of the Slavic Orthodox. Where so much blood in the past, along with the pain and loss is six feet deep and unmeasurable in Their History.

    The Russians understand well , how the native Americans were genocide d for their Lands and they can relate , with those Empires from the East and West that have tried to do it to them. I can not understand how any normal country can stand against Russia , knowing that the West is run by the Demons and Jackals – that have No regard for any Law , any Morals, any Honesty, any Humanity etc. etc. etc. In a war this close , Russia shouldn’t give any luxuries/slack to their enemies – whether they’re Slavic, Mercs, Nato, Nazis, Isis, alQaeda, or the rest of the cut throats. My 2 roubles worth.

    • Replies: @annamaria
  209. GMC says:
    @Kurt Knispel

    Hi Kurt ! Ya this little ” conflict ” in Ukraine is showing so many Emporers with no clothes, that the entire West has blocked out any debate, opposite side of the story, and Honesty. But in time it will all leak out – especially when all the peasants have to pay for it in goods, services, energy etc. And they figure out that Russia had little to do with their problems.

    We notice Israel is MuM about all the Ukrainian and Russian Jewish Oligarchs – these days. The USA would never dare call them Jewish Oligarchs, it’s always Russian Billionaires – and how many yachts, palaces and funds are being stolen. LOL

    Ya Ive run thru the Crimean newsies – Sandro is OK but I don’t comment anymore. I used to comment on Yandex articles – in English but short 1 or 2 sentences and got some decent replies , but Yandex stopped their comments along time ago – hard to find a website that isn’t afraid of the Gov. these days. I’ve been 86d from 95% of the websites that had comment sections so….after 12 years Ce la Vie.

    I caught that damn flu again and yesterday lost my taste and smell again – I’m callin it a night – Kurt. Spacibo.

    • Replies: @Kurt Knispel
  210. Von Rho says:
    @annamaria

    Unfortunately, the previous POTUS was worse, because he was a clown, like ZV, seated in the WH by the same people who lost WWII and who was looking for revenge against the USA (BTW, what is the the difference between his son in law and the other clown that became a hero now? None).

    • Replies: @annamaria
  211. @Levtraro

    Yeah, give me the dry and informative if this maudlin, feminine tone is the new norm for journalism. It reads like the Meathead from All In The Family wrote it.

  212. @Athena

    Nazi “Wolfsangel” symbol and praises officials who helped slaughter Jews and Poles during World War II.

    The “Wolfsangel” symbol was used by the volunteer Waffen SS Galicians. It is not a “Nazi” symbol. DeGrelle’s wallon Legion had its own symbol. https://www.amazon.com/AZ-FLAG-Walloon-Legion-Flag/dp/B01BU4H4TO
    The Netherland’s 25,000 Freiwilligen Legion volunteers wore this: Freiwilligen Legion.
    None of the above were required to be “Nazis”. Bandera never claimed to be a “Nazi”. He saw the Germans as an opportunity to rid “his country” of communist (((Russians))).
    That Galicians would want to “slaughter” communist Jews who had starved millions of their family, friends, and neighbours is not surprising. The arrogant Poles, pre WWII were making their own claims to Czechoslovakia, Lithuania, and Ukraine.

  213. @GMC

    I wish you a speedy recovery and good health!

    Meanwhile here is a flyer, a call to the fools beneath Asowstal:

    Call from a Nazi to smeared Nazis:
    Listen Asowstal hooligans, UA patriots and nationalists,
    listen Asow fascists, Banderites,
    the Ruski calls you Nazi.
    Do you know what “Nazi” is?
    Do you deserve to be called “Nazi”?
    The Jews screamed hatefully “Nazi” at the Nazarean Christ from the Aryan island of Nazareth.
    That Aryan who whipped the Jew out of the temple, because ye father is the devil.
    The Christ whipped the species you are taking your orders from. You are taking orders from Jews very obediently up and into the grave, the grave, which the yours you are leaving behind, your families (!), will not have, because the Ruski’s bombs will just burn you to ash.
    How can a Banderite, a UA nationalist take orders from the criminal Jews in Kiew?
    How can a proud UA soldier hide behind women and children?
    Does a proud man take orders from Jews, especially from Jews who hide from their own war and now ask you to “die like men”; i.e. sacrifice yourself and your family for him and his wheelings and dealings and gains, especially the resettlement of the Ukraina with his creed, when you are dead?!
    Your commanders in Kiew, Rome and Washington give a shit about you and your families!
    Are your commanders in Asowstal worried about getting jailed for war crimes?
    Are your commanders in Asowstal only looking after their own hides?
    Is that why you are in the situation you are in?
    Do not surrender, because the Ruski will treat your wounds and feed you and sooner or later send you back home to your family. Russia does not have the death penalty. Russia abides by the Geneva Convention. Maybe you want to find out if that is true?
    According to the RUS MoD over 23,000 of your comrades are registered as dead. The republics are already feeding and healing over 3,000 of your comrades.
    Maybe it is better that you show beneficial courage and start looking after your families by staying alive instead of dying for the fucking Jew, who sticks it up your ass any day and has sent your women and children already to alien countries to be used and misused. So much for your patriotism!
    For you and your relatives who need you alive: Slava Ukrainyi!

    • Thanks: GMC
    • LOL: Von Rho
  214. @Curmudgeon

    The Cur justifies the genocide of Poles by his Banderite idols, because ‘they’ were arrogant. Some trolls are more vicious than others.

    • Replies: @Curmudgeon
  215. @Russian, just Russian

    Can someone tell me when the term ‘Holomodor’ was first used, and why it, miraculously, is so close in spelling to ‘Holocaust’?

  216. annamaria says:
    @Quartermaster

    Your Jew Zelensky is a Traitor to the Ukrainian people. Did not he arrange the evacuation of all Jews from Ukraine and then ordered the forced conscription of all Ukrainian men aged 18-60 into the Ukrainian army? He never served. The homoerotic Jewish monstrosity has empowered the Nazi death squads founded by his boss Kolomojsky (a President of the Jewish Community of Ukraine and Israeli citizen). Banderites have sold Ukraine and Ukrainians to Jews, for cheap.

    • Thanks: Von Rho
  217. annamaria says:
    @GMC

    Time is long overdue to talk about Jewish Bolsheviks and the Jewish bankers- sponsors of the Bolshevik tragedy in Russia.

    • Replies: @GMC
  218. annamaria says:
    @Von Rho

    Why have “they” locked all archives related to the JFK assassination for the next 70 years? Like a monumental collection of holobiz lies, the JFK assassination has been protected from any investigation. Perhaps the archives reveal the true owners of the CIA, FBI, and the US government.

    • Replies: @Von Rho
  219. @emerging majority

    I just mentioned that if Russia were to emulate USA it should use two nukes, just to catch up with the American’s war record, but of course I do not recommend using nukes and agree with Lavrov.

  220. GMC says:
    @annamaria

    Pretty sure the Russian educational system buries many of these facts.A great read was an old Fort Russ article 2015 – Jewish Homeland Proposal for Crimea – Stalin and the Crimea California project. I found it again at freeukrainenow.org – There are a couple political organizations in St. Petersburg that are trying to awaken the Russian people about the Zionists that are working and setting up businesses in Russia. But like I said – the Real Zionist Jewish problem { I don’t think} was never addressed here and buried.Some of my TaTar friends are very aware of the yevey. Thanks

  221. annamaria says:
    @Curmudgeon

    The Jewish protege in Ukraine: https://consortiumnews.com/2022/04/20/zelenskys-hardline-internal-purge/

    “Volyn massacre”: the most terrible crime of Bandera: https://www.ilawjournals.com/volyn-massacre-the-most-terrible-crime-of-bandera/

    in the Spring of 1941 the Organization of Ukrainian nationalists labored manual called “Fight of the OUN activities* during the war”. It was painted in detail the issue of “service BEZPEKA” … in this document it was said that Ukraine hostile elements must be destroyed by any means. in 1943, the dogs unleashed. The chief “service BEZPEKA” Mykola Lebed took the initiative of cleansing the territory from the Poles. The tip of the OUN (banned in Russia) is approved. Although the oppression of the Polish population in Volhynia and throughout Western Ukraine began much earlier.

    First ventured Peter Nesterovich. With subordinate nationalist squad, he decided to cut cleaned Polish village Parole (near Vladimirets, Rivne region). … Before killing women, the nationalists had raped them, then cut off the noses, ears and chest. Men dealt with axes. Over two brothers-teenagers by the name of Gershkevich who tried to escape and call for assistance to Soviet partisans mocked with cruelty. They cut off the hands and legs, ripped stomach, and a wound filled with salt. Then the unfortunate were thrown into a field to die. Only in the village, killing 173 Poles, among them 43 children. They spared not even a one-year-old baby. They nailed him with a bayonet to the table… .

    behind Parole came under attack another Polish village Lipniki. With the locals massacred a detachment of Ivan Litvinchuk, better known as Oak. They completely massacred a village, killing 179 poles (51 of them children). … Then it cut the population of the village of Kuta, the village Katarinovka… And Ukrainian nationalists killed not only the Poles, but, as they called them, “nedoukraintsev”, that is, people of mixed marriages. To “apostates” nationalists were treated with particular cruelty.

    After WWII, Banderites were taken to Canada. There, they hold regular Nazi parades and built Nazi memorials. The Jewish Communities of Canada and the US did not object. Banderites were feted and cared for to become cannon fodder in a war against Russia. Zionists love Banderites, don’t you see?

    • Replies: @Curmudgeon
  222. @Robjil

    Interesting – Paraguay – “…don’t know much about history…” (of Paraguay). I do know that the Piglet, the Jewish destroyer aka “Dr. Merkel”, has a large farm in Paraguay and Para apparently also feeds a large “Jewish community”. What else would one expect?
    Poland Déjà vu
    The Jewish war over Novorussia and Ukraine as a whole seems to me like a repeat of the prehistory of the Second Jewish World War.
    Poland had terrorized and murdered the German population in the German homelands; (German territories illegally added to Poland by the Jewish dictate of Versailles).
    By September 1, 1939, Poland had expelled over one million Germans from Prussia (!) and cruelly murdered approximately 65,000 Germans.
    The war over Donbass/Novorussia seems the prelude to the Third Jewish World War.
    “Stretching Russia” with the goal of finally destroying, dividing and dismembering Russia in order to encircle and control China as the final building block of the complete Jewish New World Order.
    “Nazis” are waging a Jewish war for their own destruction.
    The “Red Army” appears more “Nazi” this time, trying to stop the Jewish organized terror against the peoples on both sides of the Jewish erected fences and divisions.
    Stop the Jewish divide & conquer. Russian victory will be Ukrainian victory too.

    • Agree: Robjil, annamaria
  223. Von Rho says:
    @annamaria

    The Kennedys are mobsters. Robert Jr is an evil chloroquiner. A murder and a genocide. What can you expect from Roman Catholics? Perhaps JFK was heavenly killed by wasps defending his sovereignty.

  224. Von Rho says:
    @Von Rho

    PS: I meant “their sovereignty”. It is better for USA to be led by Wasp .

  225. i’ve seen the ammo railway wagons, armoured, someone at departure graffitied. IRAN, in a funky style. you know, ammo factories workers cannot talk, but use their tricks.

    Banderistan is a warm-up, sayanims want to fathom their power over those Lolita Express [with more flights than Pan-Am, (c’est such a Paname)] passengers that rule us.

    As usual, the MARRANOS will hit on a holyday, such as the Eid, (Ramadan Mubarah)

    And a good attack is the best defence.

    WE ALL CAN RECONQUER THE WORLD

  226. @mulga mumblebrain

    I’m not justifying anything. I live in a city with a significant population of Ukrainians/Galicians and Poles that came post Soviet takeover a century ago. For the most part, they hate each other, and virtually every other ethnic group. Fifty years ago, the local soccer league had to force many of these ethnic clubs to accept “other” players in an attempt to de-ethnicize the teams in order to stop the games that turned into bloodbaths on the field and fights in the stands.
    Do you think all of the Paddy bars in New York with their cash collection buckets for donations to the IRA were for the love of the English? I live in the real world, not Utopia. Some ethnic groups hate other ethnic groups. I have no control over what other people chose or choose to do.

  227. @annamaria

    I live in Canada, in a city and province with a substantial “Ukrainian” population, along with many other large ethnic populations, including Jews. The “Banderite” mentality was here during and post WWI. At the time, they were called Galicians by my father’s generation. They were shit disturbers from the start, and went to great lengths to try to remain “separate” like the Jews (and Poles to an extent). I have yet to see or hear about a “Nazi parade” in my 73 years. Virtually every ethnic group here has some sort of “festival” over a summer weekend that has a parade. The Ukrainians have a very large one in a town about 4 hours drive from here, and yes there is a parade.
    Yes, many came post WWII, and I went to school with several who became good friends. About half made fun of their parents being stuck in the “old country”. I worked summers in a factory full of Ukrainians, Poles, Hungarians, and other Europeans. I saw the friction between them. That was at a time when immigrants were pressed to conform with the majority the “English” or “French”. What they did in their homes was their own business. It is only since Canada went multicultural that the hyphenated Canadian has come out in full force – and out of control. That is why I often link Rabbi Sacks’ quote of “Multiculturalism Threatens Democracy”.
    I accept that bad things were done before, during, and after WWII, but the trend is to highlight only certain groups or activities selectively as the case may be. That the Poles were ethnically cleansing West Prussia and other German territories during the 1920s and 30s is ignored. That the Czechs were doing it to ethnic Germans and Hungarians is ignored. This crap has been going on for centuries. I used “arrogant Poles”, because the idiot Marshal Edward Rydz-Śmigły refused to recognize the League of Nations mandate over Danzig (95%+German), refused an offer of a plebiscite over West Prussia (the Danzig corridor) and ordered mobilization of the Polish army declaring they would be in Berlin within a week. That didn’t work out well for them.
    These old hatreds, including the Irish hating the English (and sometimes Scots) continue to this day – unfortunately.

    • Replies: @annamaria
  228. annamaria says:
    @Curmudgeon

    I agree with you.
    However, Bandritese were indeed nurtured by the Canadian and American governments with the tacit approval of the Canadian and American Jewish Communities.

    The Bandera network: https://banderalobby.substack.com/p/the-canadian-bandera-network?s=r
    The profitable schema of holobiz has tons of documents in holobiz museums about Stepan Bandera and his punitive expeditions against Jews (and Poles). Babiy Yar is quite a famous place in Ukraine, whcih Jews used to revere (before the Kagans clam went into full collaboration with Ukrainian Nazis).

    Here is a monument to a famous Nazi collaborator Roman Shukhevych. Another local monument is a memorial honoring the 14th Waffen SS Division filled with Ukrainian collaborators. https://www.thenation.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/nazi-monument-ukrainian-cemetery-canada-cc-img.jpg
    https://www.thenation.com/article/world/canada-nazi-monuments-antisemitism/

    There has been open Jewish hunting on people who served in the German army as teens. Yet a progeny of a famous Nazi collaborator Chomyak has become a de facto ruler of Canada with the blessing of Jews in the Canadian Parliament. https://www.civilianintelligencenetwork.ca/2022/02/23/chrystia-freelands-nazi-history/

    German military records have been found in a Polish government archive in Warsaw revealing that Michael Chomiak, maternal grandfather of Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, volunteered to serve in the German invasion of Poland long before the German Army attacked the Soviet Union and invaded Ukraine.

    Chomiak’s records show he was trained in Vienna for German espionage and propaganda operations, then promoted to run the German press machine for the Galician region of Ukraine and Poland during the 4-year occupation. So high-ranking and active in the Nazi cause was Chomiak that the Polish intelligence services were actively hunting for Chomiak until the 1980s – without knowing he had fled for safety to an Alberta farm in Canada.

    The papers reveal Chomiak’s enthusiastic writing in wartime media in Cracow and Chelm, as the German concentration camps nearby at Belzec, Majdanek, Sobibor and Auschwitz destroyed the populations of the Polish cities, of Jewish Lvov (Lviv), and of the Galician region which Chomiak sought to cleanse for his vision of Ukrainian independence, backed by German arms.

    And yet his progeny, the anti-Christ Freeland, is loved, loved by American Ziocons because this ghastly woman was so good at preparing and “cooking” Ukrainian Banderites for the role of cannon fodder in the Judea War against Russia.

    • Replies: @Curmudgeon
  229. Derer says:
    @Miro23

    It would represent terrible destruction for Russia but no doubt he would do it.

    Only Russia? I do not understand. You can bet on American major cities would burn from Siberia nuclear silos and submarines. It is true that every US war engagement was conducted in far away foreign soils and the US shores were spared…not this time. Russians know their targets.

  230. @Cookie

    Western Ukraine is one of those regions where, for various reasons eg religious hatred, racial hatred, social hatreds, numerous changes of overlords, economic exploitation, wars and civil wars etc, a certain group became imbued with the hatred of others, xenophobia, to a very savage degree.
    This group in West Ukraine gave birth to the Banderites who spent WW2 murdering civilians, Poles, Jews, Russians etc, then, when crushed by the Red Army, they were recruited by the World Evil Hegemon, the USA, and allowed refuge in the West, principally the Anglosphere.
    There they brought up their children deeply saturated in hatred, and when the imbecile Gorbachev allowed them to return, and the Quisling traitor Yeltsin allowed ‘Ukraine’ to secede, they had their Kingdom of Hatred at last. Then, aided, abetted and financed by the USA, UK and other Western forces, they set to work to isolate, disempower and alienate the large Russian community, and the community of intermarriage, plus the smaller Hungarian, Azov Greek and other minority communities. The USA staged a Colour Revolution in 2005, to forestall the pro-Russian Yanukovich, but he won again in 2010, so the US went the whole hog in 2013-4, with a new Colour Revolution climaxing in a fascist putsch against the democratically elected Yanukovich.
    Whereupon the putsch regime and its Nazi death-squads massacred civilians, attacked the Donbass, outlawed Russian as a second language, banned pro-Russian parties, arrested or disappeared journalists, drove two million from the Donbass into exile in Russia, and made Ukraine the world centre for neo-Nazi training and indoctrination. All financed and aided DIRECTLY by the West. The Minsk I and Minsk II agreements were completely ignored by the Ukronazi regime, and they prepared for a blitzkrieg against the Donbass, when Russia, finally intervened.
    ALL this horror has been TOTALLY supported by the West, its ruling elites and the MSM vermin. Indeed a TOTALITARIAN pall has descended on discourse in the ‘Free World’, lunatic excesses like banning the letter Z, and firing those who, incidentally, spell it out in cheese, banning Russian tennis players from Wimbledon etc, have gripped the Western dystopias, all showing, quite clearly, how deranged these societies are, and how much they value and wish to protect those who worship Hitler and murder and torture with pleasure. The Evil of the West has always been plain to those willing to think for themselves, but now its is screaming in our faces like a blood-besotted banshee.

    • Agree: annamaria
    • Thanks: emerging majority
  231. @Von Rho

    Come on Von-HCQ WORKS, is very safe and cheap. I get the impression that you may not be serious, so outlandish is this goobledygook, but, if so, consult a psychiatrist or an exorcist, QUICKLY.

    • Replies: @Von Rho
  232. Creepy Boris Johnson, Jewish scum of Rothschild, is sending more Johns, James and Pauls as terrorists into the Ukraina to harm the European peoples.

    https://sputniknews.com/20220423/uk-dispatches-military-personnel-to-lvov-to-support-kievs-subversive-operations--sources-1094985908.html

    BRETT REDMAYNE-TITLEY should name that “ancient catholic church” accommodating British terrorists.

  233. @annamaria

    People from across Europe “collaborated” with Germany when joining the Waffen SS or the German military. That does not equate with them being “Nazis”. People across Europe saw the Soviets and communists – as a grave danger to themselves. The governments of the UK and France saw Germany as an economic threat to their corrupt elite system. The Poles were played like a fiddle by the ZOGs of France, the UK, and the US.
    As I mentioned, people of Bandera’s mindset were already in Canada, and rabidly anti-Soviet Communist, but entirely open to their own version of collectivism. Like every other pernicious ethnic based philosophy, these people infiltrated all of Canada’s political parties, and will partner with whomever they need to, including Jews, to push their agenda. The ones “collaborating” with Germany, 90 years ago, saw it as a means to an end. An old ultra-liberal boss of “Ukrainian” heritage openly acknowledged that there was an historical mistrust between Jews and Ukrainians. A Jewish friend says his grandmother called Ukrainians “ganef” – thief. My point is that these issues were there along before the NSDAP was even formed. People with agendas will attach themselves to any movement they think will serve their purpose. The NSDAP were anti-communist despite the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact. The communists, to the Galicians, were the Jews and Russians they already detested and wanted to obliterate. Beyond that, they couldn’t be “Nazis” because the NSDAP had made it clear that they were a German solution for German problems, and the philosophy was not for export. Stalin’s starvation of millions made it a natural choice for these types to join the war against the people they already hated.

    • Replies: @annamaria
  234. annamaria says:
    @Curmudgeon

    Perhaps you should not shy from the r0le of Jewish Bolsheviks in the Russian, Ukrainian, Kazakh, et cet. tragedies. The ongoing collaboration of Bandrites and Jews in the Nazification of Ukraine should not be shunned.

    I understand your concern about the purity of definitions, but for now, there is no other definition but “Nazi” or “neo-Nazi” to explain what has been going on in Ukraine since the Ziocon putsch in 2014. Moreover, the “freedom fighters” at the Kolomojsky-created death squads (Azov, Aidar, Dnipro) use Nazi insignias and call themselves Nazis. Let’s stick this to their Zionist sponsors: Biden and Pelosi (self-proclaimed Zionists), Clintons, Bush, Obama, the AIPAC’s luminaries Schumer, Cardin, Schiff, Nader, and other Klobuchar and Haines.

    By the way, many German Nazis were dignified, decent people. These adjectives – “dignified, decent” – are not applicable to the Ukrainian “Nazis” who use civilians as human shields and cut fingers and genitalia in POWs. For obvious reasons, the adjectives “dignified and decent” are also inapplicable to the Zionist sponsors of Banderites.

  235. Von Rho says:
    @mulga mumblebrain

    Wake up man, it’s April 2022, not April 2020. In the Amazon most of those who died of covid were taking HCQ for malaria.

    • Replies: @mulga mumblebrain
  236. JerryLamb says:

    Just foud this and I agree. Russia was Legit when they started this war.

    Article 51, U.N. charter. ..that “[n]othing in the present Charter shall impair the inherent right of individual or collective self-defense… ”  And this right of self-defense has been interpreted to permit countries to respond, not only to actual armed attacks, but also to the threat of imminent attack.

      The CIA is overseeing a secret intensive training program in the U.S. for elite Ukrainian special operations forces and other intelligence personnel, according to five former intelligence and national security officials familiar with the initiative. The program, which started in 2015, is based at an undisclosed facility in the Southern U.S., according to some of those officials.

    The program has involved ‘very specific training on skills that would enhance’ the Ukrainians’ ‘ability to push back against the Russians,’ said the former senior intelligence official.

    The training, which has included ‘tactical stuff,’ is ‘going to start looking pretty offensive if Russians invade Ukraine,’ said the former official.

    One person familiar with the program put it more bluntly. ‘The United States is training an insurgency,’ said a former CIA official, adding that the program has taught the Ukrainians how ‘to kill Russians.’”

  237. @Von Rho

    BULLDUST! Inventive, however.

  238. @Von Rho

    Now, Von-I fear for the balance of your mind. RFK Jr an ‘evil chloroquiner’? It’s hydroxychloroquine in any case, and its very safe as medications go, and effective as an early treatment for CoViD19, despite frauds like the Surgisphere study, so where do you get ‘genocide’ or ‘evil’. Joe Snr was definitely a mobster, but the descendants have lived off the earnings of his crimes, rather than commit any more of their own, certain RFK Jnr, a very fine fellow from the looks of it.

    • Replies: @Von Rho
  239. Von Rho says:
    @mulga mumblebrain

    Sorry, you demonstrates to be a layman in health sciences. About the mentioned public man, everyone who spread fake news is a mobster.

  240. Well written articles. I’ve read all three in the series. It supports information i have already heard. The tragedy is all the innocents caught in the mix.

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