Monthly Archives: September 2014

Gennady Zyuganov: The crisis in Ukraine and its deep roots

THE CRISIS IN UKRAINE AND ITS DEEP ROOTS [Article in  English -  Español  and  Russian]Zyuganov

Gennady Zyuganov, Chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation (CPRF)

Today, war is raging in the vast territories of the Lugansk and Donetsk people’s republics. For the first time since Ukraine’s liberation from the Nazis 70 years ago, civilian towns and villages are shelled and bombed. The dead and wounded number thousands and the refugees tens of thousands. Entire residential neighbourhoods, orphanages and schools, outpatient clinics and hospitals, power generation and water supply facilities have been destroyed. A number of cities, where hundreds of thousands of people live, are being strangled by the blockade. Continue reading