Western-backed Ukrainian opposition seizes power in fascist-led putsch [World Socialist Website]

By Chris Marsden
24 February 2014

The intervention of the United States, Germany, France and other European powers in Ukraine led to a putsch by far-right forces on Saturday. The negotiated settlement that Foreign Ministers Frank-Walter Steinmeier of Germany, Laurent Fabius of France, and Radoslaw Sikorski of Poland imposed in Kiev, aiming to provide a semi-legal façade for the opposition’s power grab, did not survive for a single day…

Full article link: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2014/02/24/ukra-f24.html

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