I am posting this here to make a timeline of the Ukraine Crisis for next time someone says that Russia is being aggressive.
Remember also that Ukraine was the highway Napolean and the Nazis used to invade Russia, so it’s not unreasonable for Russia to be a little sensitive about just who’s playing around there.
Here is a link to the Victoria Nuland Call – this happened before the elected government of Ukraine was over thrown
Here is a description of the 2014 coup, which does not mention U.S, or western involvement. It does mention in passing that Ultra-Right Wing factions were involved.
Here is a description of “Right Sector”, now a political party but before the revolution, a coalition of far right groups, including Nazi Fucks
The actual Nazi Fucks
Note the “Not-a-Swaztika” symbol in their seal –
Here is an article about the US Congress going back on it’s agreement against funding Nazi Fucks
It is chock full of links-out and references
Here is John J. Mearsheimer explaining why the US and the west are not blameless, but it requires registering