Ukraine News Links 11-12 March 2022

Saturday, 12 March 2022 • 20:00 — The New Dark Age

There may be some duplication due to cross-posting and may be updated throughout the day, so please check back. If it gets updated, I usually insert the time on the line above. A lot of cross-posting usually indicates that the article is popular.

Military Situation In Eastern Ukraine on March 12, 2022 (Map Update)

What Does It Mean To Denazify Ukraine? The Timeline Of A Coup D’Etat

The US And Ukraine Have Every Reason To Lie About The War

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The US And Ukraine Have Every Reason To Lie About The War

Saturday, 12 March 2022 — Caitlin Johnson

by Caitlin Johnstone

Listen to a reading of this article:

The Washington Post has a new article out titled “Intelligence points to heightened risk of Russian chemical attack in Ukraine, officials say,” and I challenge you to find me any Russian state media with two opening paragraphs that are more brazenly propagandistic and bereft of journalistic ethics than these:
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Russia adjusts to “sanctions from hell”

Friday, 11 March 2022 — Indian Punchline

Russia’s Central Bank is under western sanctions

The Russian President Vladimir Putin’s remarks at his meeting with government ministers on Thursday constituted his first comments on the West’s “sanctions from hell.” They were focused almost entirely on “a set of measures to minimise the consequences of sanctions on the Russian economy and the people of our country.”

Putin’s number one priority is to hold himself accountable to his people. Unlike his American counterpart, Joe Biden, Putin feels no need of grandstanding, given his high approval rating above 70%.

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