Ukraine: Behind the Scenes of the Orange Revolution

Ein Text, der immer noch lesenswert ist: der polnische Bericht zu den “heissen Tagen” im November/Dezember 2004 in der Ukraine…

“The Ukrainian Orange Revolution – the most dramatic event in the last few years within Europe – ended without a drop of blood. Thanks to what? The ruling authorities and the opposition?

“If you were to have been one day late, maybe it would not have been worth even coming,” said Victor Yushchenko to the Polish media on December 6, 2004 following the last round of the “round-table” talks – during which it was already known that peace would win. Where only two weeks ago, when Western mediation began, it was thought that the situation was going to end in blood……… to be continued


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