It wasn’t because they didn’t first visit him that
day. Some 1,000 cars first came within 300 meters of President Viktor
Yanukovych’s palatial estate in a northern Kyiv suburb. Medvedchuk was second
or third on the list of a roving
demonstration on wheels.
Or maybe he realizes he doesn’t have the right to be
Nevertheless, he blew
his top over the gate being damaged and spray-painted by whom he called “vandals.”
It’s as if the protesters forgot that they were on the threshold of Russian
President Vladimir Putin’s close friend and leader of a pro-Kremlin civil society group.
The latter, in a show of organizational transparency, placed light box
advertisements throughout Kyiv showing the prevention of Ukraine signing an Association
Agreement with the European Union being checked off on a to-do list.