At the same time that Russia is unfairly arresting Crimean Tatars in Red Square, they are also discriminating against Crimeans Tatars in Russian-occupied Ukrainian Crimea. It appears Russia has a special hatred for Tatars to act that way. According to experts, Russia has discriminated against Crimean Tatars since taking control of Crimea in 1783. Here… Continue reading Russian And Soviet Discrimination Against Tatars In Crimea
Al Jazeera is very neutral, much to my surprise. I read articles from the West, from Russia, from all over, and Al Jazeera has been a gem in the sea awash with biased reporting. The Crimean Tatars are raised, once again, on the stage for their abuse by Russia. Russia has a rich history of… Continue reading A harrowing look at killings and kidnappings undertaken by Russia to scare off Crimea’s Muslim Tatars.
“In Kyiv, a spokeswoman for the SBU told RFE/RL that she would not comment on the FSB’s “latest fantasy.”” </end editorial> Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has accused Crimean Tatar activists of orchestrating and carrying out attacks with Kyiv’s support, allegations described as “fantasy” by the Ukrainian Security Service. The FSB said in a May… Continue reading Russia’s FSB Accuses Crimean Tatars Of ‘Extremist’ Plot
2017/03/20 By Paul Goble . Maria Zakharova, the Russian foreign ministry’s spokesperson, said more than she perhaps intended when she declared that the Crimeans, having again become part of the Russian state, “returned us to ourselves as well,” according to Moscow commentator Igor Yakovenko. The Crimean Anschluss, he writes, is as many have noted “the greatest… Continue reading The Crimean Anschluss at three: ‘A jubilee of stupidity and criminality’
Russian military has deployed Murmansk-BN electronic warfare complex in the annexed Crimea to monitor all the NATO ships in the Mediterranean. This is reported by Crimea.Realities online media outlet. Murmansk-BN is a coastal electronic warfare complex, which conducts radio reconnaissance, intercepts the enemy signals and suppresses them along the entire short-wave range at the distances… Continue reading Russia Deploys Modern Electronic Warfare Complex In Occupied Crimea
By Kseniya Kirillova Tensions in occupied Crimea are escalating as Russia accused Ukraine of plotting “terror attacks” after an alleged shootout that broke out in Armiansk on August 7 and dropped out of Minsk negotiations. As more and more evidence appears that the accusations are fabricated, serving as a reason to intensify repressions in Crimea, a… Continue reading Document suggests “terror shootout” in Crimea internal Russian conflict
Suck it up, buttercups. Russian Crimea? Shirley, you jest. </end editorial> By Adam Taylor July 29 It has been more than two years since Russia reclaimed the peninsula of Crimea from Ukraine. At the time, Russia pointed toward historical precedents and a referendum as justification for its move, but many countries viewed it as an aggressive and… Continue reading Russia accuses Google Maps of ‘topographical cretinism’