Ukranian Opposition Members Accuse Government of Inciting Violence
Well first of all, why is this in my collection on Putin's Russia? The answer is simple, Putin is desperate to maintain the sphere of influence of the old USSR and his actions have led to much of this.
Opposition leaders say the government of President Viktor F. Yanukovich has rebuffed all offers of negotiations, further fueling a dangerously volatile situation.
“Few days are left, or maybe even hours, when solving the political process is possible through negotiations,” said Arseniy Yatsenyuk, a leader of the opposition Fatherland Party. “This should be done while people are still willing to listen to politicians and accept the path to political resolution of the crisis.”