Tag: Volodymyr Zelenskyy

Zelenskyy Bans Opposition Parties; Nationalizes Media

 

Is there a chance… a slight chance, but still a chance … that Volodymyr Zelenskyy isn’t quite the great savior of democracy we are being told he is?

In an address to the nation delivered Sunday, he announced a temporary ban on “any activity” by 11 political parties. The ban includes the Opposition Platform – For Life party, which holds 43 seats in Ukraine’s national parliament and is the largest opposition party. Opposition Platform – For Life is a pro-Russia party, but on March 8, party leader Yuriy Boyko demanded that Russia “stop the aggression against Ukraine,” according to Ukrainian outlet LB.

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I don’t mean for cowardly reasons.  Here’s a thought.  At this point would it be better for Ukraine if Zelenskyy and the leadership escaped the country to set up a shadow government from outside?  It seems to me the shadow government would be considered thee legitimate government rather than any puppet regime Putin installs.   Either […]

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