Note Moskovsky Komsomolets’s remarkable jabs, reversals, and admissions: The DNR is labeled a “self proclaimed” republic, suggesting it has no legal status outside
The “those who watch television” remark belittles Russians and east Ukrainians,
who falsely believe that ethnic Russians in east Ukraine
harbor a deep hatred and fear of Ukrainians.
Why should they not? Russian television has broadcast horror stories of
rape, crucifixion, and murder by the Ukrainian neo-Nazis nonstop for more than
a year. Now “those who watch television”
are supposed to believe something else!
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