Ukraine's Yanukovich calls emergency parliament session to end crisis

KIEV Thu Jan 23, 2014 9:15am EST

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KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich on Thursday called for an emergency session of parliament to end the crisis in the country which has brought thousands of anti-government protesters on to the streets and caused violent clashes with police.

"Mass unrest has been accompanied by violence, bloodshed, fires. That means that today the situation must be settled immediately," the presidential website quoted Yanukovich as telling parliament speaker Volodymyr Rybak.

Yanukovich's words, as he sat down to a fresh round of talks with opposition leaders, were the first signs of a possible willingness to make concessions to the opposition, which has been calling for the dismissal of Yanukovich's government over heavy-handed police tactics in two months of street unrest.

Speaker Rybak added to the sense of compromise, saying the emergency session, which would be held early next week, could consider the opposition's call for the government of Prime Minister Mykola Azarov to step down.

Rybak also said "questions linked to laws passed by parliament" could be discussed - apparently a reference to sweeping anti-protest laws rammed through parliament last week by Yanukovich loyalists.

These laws only served to boost mass demonstrations on the streets of Kiev at the weekend, leading to violent clashes with police, and the opposition is demanding they be repealed.

(Reporting by Pavel Polityuk; Writing By Richard Balmforth; Editing by Mike Collett-White)

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DeanMJackson wrote:
These protests are manufactured by the Ukrainian government to facilitate Kiev “giving in” to the protesters’ demand that the Ukraine join with the European Union, the ultimate purpose for joining so that the Ukraine will be one of the first nations to leave the EU, resulting in its collapse. Europe will then form a new union with Russia, from the ‘Atlantic to Vladivostok’, which will accomplish two goals for Communist Strategists, (1) the further isolation of the United States in the world; and (2) the end of NATO.
For those unfamiliar with this subject, the “collapse” of the USSR in 1991 was a strategic ruse under the “Long-Range Policy” (LRP). What is the LRP, you ask? The LRP is the “new” strategy all Communist nations signed onto in 1960 to defeat the West with. The last major disinformation operation under the LRP was the “collapse” of the USSR in 1991.

The next major disinformation operation under the LRP will be the fraudulent collapse of the Chinese Communist government. When that occurs, Taiwan will be stymied from not joining the mainland. This is why China is buying up gold all over the word. It is believed that China currently has 3,000 [metric] tonnes of gold. When China has 6,000 [metric] tonnes it will have the minimum gold reserves necessary for its currency, the yuan, to replace the United States’ dollar as the world’s reserve currency, that is after the fraudulent collapse of the Chinese Communist government (the United States gold reserves is approximately 8,133.5 [metric] tonnes).

For more on the “Long-Range Policy”, read KGB defector Major Anatoliy Golitsyn’s book, “New Lies for Old” (available at Internet Archive), the only Soviet era defector to still be under protective custody in the West.

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