May 26, 2014
Between Guns and Disgust in East Ukraine
Marc Champion, Bloomberg
The Associated Press
Throughout eastern Ukraine, ordinary Ukrainians are caught between these three ugly forces: the armed thugs of what some here call “The Donetsk Criminal Republic”; a threatening Ukrainian military; and a terminally corrupt state. Most have no desire to join Russia or separate from Ukraine, but they feel as little enthusiasm for the new post-revolutionary order.
TAGGED: Corruption, Ukraine, Donetsk, Russia