An Illusion of Compromise

The West, in publications like the Guardian and in statements by various top officials, continues to show little understanding of the real issues and the insignificance of Yanukoych’s recent dilatory, window-dressing “compromises.” Firstly, the PM has been replaced by a man even closer to the current regime, which has been slowly drawing all its most loyal insiders closer to the putative president for the last two weeks (including Andriy Kluyev who is believed to be behind the violent crackdowns in December). Continue reading