US President Barack Obama Admits US Role in 2014 Ukraine Coup

president-barack-obama-talks-on-the-phone-in-the-oval-office-with-russian-president-vladimir-putin-about-the-situation-in-ukraineThe United States took an active part in the February 2014 coup in Ukraine, which installed pro-Western authorities, US President Obama told CNN Sunday.

“And since Mr. Putin made this decision around Crimea and Ukraine — not because of some grand strategy, but essentially because he was caught off-balance by the protests in the Maidan and [Ukraine’s then-President Viktor] Yanukovych then fleeing after we had brokered a deal to transition power in Ukraine,” Obama said in an interview. Read Full Article