Did someone forget to brief President Obama and tell him that the constitutional government of Ukraine was overthrown? Because Obama just completed a press conference where he claimed Crimea could not vote to join the Russian Federation because it violated Ukraine’s “Constitution.”
|By: DSWright Thursday March 6, 2014 11:45 am|
|By: DSWright Tuesday March 4, 2014 6:48 am|
Russian President Vladamir Putin labeled the overthrow of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych an “unconstitutional coup” and said he was willing to use force to pursue Russia’s interests in Ukraine. Putin claimed that the deployment of Russian military forces in the Crimea was to “protect ethnic Russians” and that Yanukovych – the only president Russia recognizes – asked for assistance.
|By: DSWright Friday February 28, 2014 6:40 am|
In a press conference today Ukrainian President Yanukovych said he was sorry he did not have the strength to keep the the country stable and that he fled Kiev out of fear for his life from criminals. He does not recognize the opposition’s power to remove him from office, he says he still is president.