Zhirinovsky: it was Necessary to take all of Ukraine. Now this is a problem, everyone is afraid

Russia was to occupy all of Ukraine, not just Crimea. About it in interview to the Russian works, Yuri Dude, posted to Facebook, said the leader of LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky.

«We had to take all of Ukraine, and the Russians were ready to support. And now it is almost a difficult problem. Now all fear, all squeezed, questioned, tortured», – said Zhirinovsky.

Russia annexed Crimea after the illegal referendum on 16 March 2014. The annexation of Crimea by Russia is not recognised by Ukraine and most countries of the world. In the moment between mainland Ukraine and the Crimea there is an access control regime, and Kiev de facto controls the Peninsula. Immediately after the annexation of Crimea, armed conflict began in Eastern Ukraine, it is still ongoing. Fighting underway between the Armed forces of Ukraine and Russian-backed militants, who control part of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions.

In August 2016 in an interview to «echo of Moscow» LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky said that the Russian army to capture Kiev on 2-3 November, before the presidential elections in the United States. «To Barack Obama has nothing to do with that. And what do the administration? They are afraid that the elections three days later, and the Russian army takes Kiev. What can they do now? To declare war on Russia?» – said the politician.

In August 2017, in an interview to the same radio station, he stated that «had the whole of Ukraine to take» even in 2014, when «there was anarchy». «The situation has changed. It is very difficult now,» – he said «echo of Moscow».

On 23 August the Prosecutor’s office said that amounted to suspicion the Deputy of the state Duma Zhirinovsky on the financing of the militants «DNR» and «LNR».

Zhirinovsky has called the prosecution «stupid». «Never any money we collected, but, of course, we regularly send humanitarian aid to residents of Donbass», – he stressed.

Zhirinovsky: it was Necessary to take all of Ukraine. Now this is a problem, everyone is afraid 30.08.2017

Август 30th, 2017 by
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