Category Archives: Ukraine

Weekend Excitement

Quite an exciting weekend ahead of me. I don’t mean because of the Senate elections in Western Australia and the fact that Scott Ludlum may lose his seat, which would be good. Nor do I mean because of the Tasmania … Continue reading

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Crime and Crimea –

Has anyone else noted the triple irony of the presence of the word “crime” in the name “Crimea?” [Now read on…] In their eagerness to please their German masters during WW2 it is well known that Ukrainian fascist groups in Ukraine … Continue reading

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Ukraine Dilemma

Despite requests to help diffuse the situation I intend to keep right out of the Ukrainian mess. On one side you have a motley collection of Ukrainian fascists, bandits and thieves wanting to join the EU, and on the other … Continue reading

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American Comedian Delays Russian Invasion

The Commander of the Russian Special Forces today was forced to apologise to anxious Russians living in The Ukraine about the slow speed of deployment of his troops to Crimea. Russia’s chief of the General Staff, Valery Gerasimov, claimed that … Continue reading

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Game(s) Over

Meanwhile, in a far distant land, a bear cub with a pack of howling European wolves on its tail, is seen racing for safety to the edge of the eastern forests. Nearby, a behemoth, the cub’s mother, is waking up … Continue reading

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