Images you’re about to see from today, February 22, 2015:

~ Gathering of Ukrainians at St. Michael’s Cathedral Square

~ Mobile film stations were set up in the square by the Ukrainian Military Defense to show the Ukrainian people “evidence” of the current Russian aggression.

~ Children are laughing and smiling, climbing on tanks (seemingly unaware of the real horrors occurring in Donetsk, Debaltseve…)

~ Burnt out cars (bombed, shelled) from the war with Russia (and the Separatists) brought in from Donetsk, Debaltseve with Ukrainians (and their children) getting up close and peering into them.

~ Waving of Ukrainian flags (blue & yellow) and “a black and red flag, this one raised by pro-Ukraine protesters, belongs to the Ukrainian Insurgent Army (UPA). The members were Ukrainian nationalists who fought against both sides in WW2 for an independent Ukraine – even resorting to collaborating with the German army as a tactical strategy to achieve nationalist goals. Some accuse them of murdering Jews and Poles, so in Russia this flag is regarded as fascist. (BBC News)

sun3 316 sun3 281 sun3 283 sun3 282 sun3 311 sun3 284 sun3 286 sun3 285 sun3 287 sun3 290 sun3 289 sun3 291 sun3 297 sun3 294 sun3 296 sun3 298 sun3 299 sun3 300 sun3 301 sun3 303 sun3 304 sun3 305 sun3 306 sun3 307 sun3 309 sun3 312 sun3 310 sun3 313

22feb15. Kiev, Ukraine.

Leave a Reply