Following the explosion at the Crimean Bridge, Putin gave the order to have the largest-scale coordinated missile attack against Ukraine since the full-scale invasion began on Feb. 24.
For months, the Russian President deceived the world by saying that he did not want to invade Ukraine. Today, however, on 24 February 2022, he has implemented his war plans.
The people in Ukraine and Russia have grown weary of the political poker game being played with their futures.
After the annexation of Crimea in 2014, the tensions around the Ukrainian border did not stop. These days the West could see army movement which strained already tense relations between Russia and the US.
The Ukrainian capital, Kiev, erupted in violent demonstrations and street clashes in late January, culminating with the removal by Parliament of President Viktor Yanukovych. Tensions mounted in the Crimea region, where additional Russian troops and armoured vehicles were reportedly deployed. Ukrainian Presidential Election October 2004 – Viktor Yanukovych (First Round) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) TheContinue reading “Russian take-over of Crimea”