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You're reading: Katya Gorchinskaya: The ruling party’s view of EuroMaidan

After getting the cold shoulder from Ukraine’s government by ditching the European Union’s association agreement on Nov. 21, the angry West started public unrest in Ukraine.

A few handfuls of radicals and fascists from western Ukraine, raised on the stories of Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA) and their leader Stepan Bandera (all collaborators of Nazi Germany during World War II) started violent assaults against the police, takeovers of government buildings and the like.

These people are very well paid for their effort, and are well equipped. The size of the U.S. diplomatic cargo grew by four times since the start of the riots – and this is a sign that the Americans are shipping in everything to help protesters.

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