by GH Eliason for The Saker Blog
For the last 5 years, the world has gotten a glimpse of what Ukrainian nationalism is. “The Ukrainians” are never shy about claiming the right to murder their enemies. Since 2014, we’ve watched the entire government of Ukraine publically call for the murder of civilians in Donbass and Crimea as easily as the neo-nazi jackboots working for them murdered all those people in the May 2nd Odessa massacre of 2014.
Why are the US and EU supporting such a deviant political group? Why don’t they demand Ukraine act like it belongs to the community of nations?
The questions are tough ones considering the billions of dollars the US alone pumped into post-Maidan Ukraine. For its part, “the Ukrainians” are doing exactly what they have done since the end of WWII. The post-Maidan (revolution of dignity- their term) Ukrainian nationalists have gladly taken every penny offered and like their WWII political progenitors, they promptly stole most of it.
In the spring of 2014, following Ukraine’s coup of indecency, the first 3 billion dollars of US aid disappeared into a fund called Grandma’s Cookie Recipes and was never seen again. This was about the time coup activist Arseny Yatzenyuk and Peter Poroshenko’s wealth spiked. This level of corruption has been the norm for the last 5 years in Ukraine.
At the expense of the world, the Ukrainians have spent the last one hundred years trying to invent themselves.
The “Ukraine” was previously all the borderland between two competing empires. The Russian Empire to the east called their Ukrainian (means borderland) people “little Russians.”
The Holy Roman, Hapsburg, or Austro-Hungarian Empire to the west called their Ukrainian border people “little Austrians.”
This included over 18 nationalities that Ukrainian Diaspora leaders and historians called ethnic “Ukrainian” for the first time in Canada during the 1930’s through 1950s. Being Ukrainian was very much like being American in the sense it is not an ethnicity.
The 1930’s prewar and wartime Ukrainians were a political movement that started in eastern Poland’s Galician province and went to every extreme unsuccessfully trying to set up their own nationalist statelet under the supervision of Adolf Hitler’s 3rd Reich.
Of consequence, during WWII, all of the “little Austrian” regional nationalities congealed under the leadership of the Nazi, Stepan Bandera’s OUN. From that point, until they received their own states in the ’80s through the ’90s, they were under the direct oversight of Bandera OUN Nazis. Afterward, most of the established states like Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia never left the fold. In the West, the OUN Ukrainian lobbies gained too much power to walk away from.
“The Ukrainians” as a group quickly encompassed every nationalist group in Central and Eastern Europe. After WWII, with OUNb (ultranationalists/Nazis) taking the lead, diverse nationalist groups in Europe, Asia, the Levant, Far East, and Central and South America joined ranks under Stepan Bandera nationalists.
Following WWII, “the Ukrainians” set up governments in exile through their Diasporas with the help of western countries just as fast as the Cold War started. Until that point, the west including the US and Europe had no interest in Eastern European Nazis other than to try them for war crimes.
“The Ukrainians” gained notoriety during the Cold War as rabid anti-communists. During the war, the Ukrainians developed their own assassination and torture group called the SB OUN. This group gained the OUN worldwide influence because of their brutal terrorist methods. In postwar Spain, they were trainers for Franco’s nationalists.
Most nationalist groups worldwide including Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese nationalists joined the “Ukrainian” OUN(Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists) group called the ABN (Anti-Bolshevik Bloc of Nations). The Ukrainians tried ineffectively to get the US involved in the Chinese civil war. The Ukrainians vowed to never fail again.
The Ukrainians acted unsuccessfully for the benefit of their Chinese nationalist group leader Chiang Kai-shek in the late 1940s and 50’s. Chiang Kai-shek’s nationalists can literally be labeled as part of “the Ukrainians.” This was known as the World Anti-Communist League (WACL) which was started by Yaroslav Stetsko.
After his death, Slava Stetsko took over the ABN and leadership of WACL until after 1991 which signified Ukraine’s independence. WACL leadership fell to Chiang Kai-shek nationalist groups and after a generous renaming to World League for Freedom and Democracy (WLFD), they write human rights reports for the United Nations.
In the 1950s “the Ukrainians” organized a million man march on Washington. They were able to force then President Eisenhower to not recognize China and that remained the US policy until Richard Nixon changed it in the early 1970s..
Not bad work when you consider most of “the Ukrainian” Diaspora activists weren’t citizens, couldn’t vote yet, and the leaders were stateless Nazi leftovers like Yaroslav Stetsko who should have been tried for his people’s (OUNb, UPA, Waffen SS)conduct at all the death camps in Europe.
In the 1950’s they lobbied the US government into the Korean War to support Korean nationalist aspirations. In the 1960s, “the Ukrainians” were the reason the US jumped into the Vietnam War for the S. Vietnamese nationalist groups.
Going into the 1980s, the extreme nationalist governments in South and Central America joined the ABN. They became “the Ukraine” in the larger sense because they directly followed Stepan Bandera’s 2nd in command, Yaroslav Stetsko’s directives and started anti-communist revolutions as members of the ABN. Mass murder and torture followed them. This was what “the Ukrainians” brought to the table.
Throughout the Cold War, the various groups under the heading of “the Ukrainians” were tolerated by Intel Agencies because they had assets in communist countries that were supposedly working with the West.
The reality is that across the spectrum of the FOIA document releases about “the Ukrainians” under the Nazi War Crimes Disclosure Act, the consensus of the CIA, FBI, and US State Dept. is “the Ukrainians” were liars throughout the Cold War, could not be trusted, and only provided real Intel if it helped provoke a war with the Soviet Union, China or a proxy state.
During the post-war period from 1946 to the end of the Cold War, “the Ukrainians” were directly responsible for setting up and carrying out the torture and murder of hundreds of thousands of innocent people worldwide. The innocents only crime was not agreeing with” the Ukraine” (ABN) member’s nationalist/fascist state building political program.
Historically, the highpoint in ABN (OUN) Ukrainian history came just before Iran-Contra happened. “The Ukrainians,” thought they succeeded in buying the American Presidency. The Nazi Ukrainian leaders Slava and Yaroslav Stetsko brokered a deal financing Reagan’s presidential aspirations.
The Cold War ended. The Soviet Union split up. The value of generations of “Ukrainian” political Nazis dropped through the floor.
The speech then-President George H. W. Bush gave in Kiev August 1st, 1991 made that clear and can be put into context against this backdrop. Dubbed the “Chicken Kiev” speech, these small sections of the speech make it almost seem likely he was looking at Stetsko when he spoke it.
Because of his position in the CIA and the Reagan Administration, George HW Bush knew both Stetskos and all the Ukrainian nationalist leaders for over 30 years.
This speech outlining American policy is probably the only thing that kept a fully Nationalist Ukraine(OUNb fascist/Nazi) from being realized through the Diaspora before 2014.
“In Moscow, I outlined our approach: We will support those in the center and the Republics who pursue freedom, democracy, and economic liberty. We will determine our support not on the basis of personalities but on the basis of principles. We cannot tell you how to reform your society. We will not try to pick winners and losers in political competitions between Republics or between Republics and the center. That is your business; that’s not the business of the United States of America…
…But freedom cannot survive if we let despots flourish or permit seemingly minor restrictions to multiply until they form chains until they form shackles. Later today, I’ll visit the monument at Babi Yar — a somber reminder, a solemn reminder, of what happens when people fail to hold back the horrible tide of intolerance and tyranny.
Yet freedom is not the same as independence. Americans will not support those who seek independence in order to replace a far-off tyranny with a local despotism. They will not aid those who promote a suicidal nationalism based upon ethnic hatred.” – George HW Bush August 1991
Slava Stetsko, wife of Yaroslav Stetsko was the only post-WWII Nazi leader to take an MP position in a post-war government. Her people were at Babi Yar too. They were there committing the atrocities in September 1941. The surviving members of her OUN and UPA along with their children, the 2nd generation of Ukrainian nationalists were at Babi Yar with President Bush commemorating their own work 50 years later.
Slava Stetsko was in Ukraine SSR on June 30, 1991, to celebrate her late Ukrainian nationalist husband Yaroslav’s speech and action “declaring” a free Ukraine 50 years before. Yaroslav Stetsko celebrated by starting the Lviv Pogroms on June 30, 1941.
Apparently, Stetsko thought to murder innocent Jews was great fun and the Ukrainian nationalists had 2 more pogroms within the next month. They even dedicated one of them at the end of July to the last nationalist leader who murdered 100,000 Jews during the 1917-18 pogroms and failed to establish a state. The late July pogroms were called “Petliura Days.”
She came back in July when it became clear Ukraine would secede from the Soviet Union. Her husband Yaroslav Stetsko was 2nd in command of Stepan Bandera’s OUNb until his death. Babi Yar was the first act of the Holocaust in WWII at a large scale. Over 36,000 Jews were killed by OUN members of the auxiliary police in only a few short days.
There is little doubt she attended the Bush speech. And if there was an incarnation of the evil he spoke against gaining power or office, it was her and her Ukrainian nationalists.
The irony is that this Nazi leader took a Senate position the very next year in a post-Soviet government ruling the very people both she and Adolf Hitler were intent on wiping out 45 years before. In 1945, even as the 3rd Reich was falling, she was in Berlin begging Adolf Hitler for more armies.
In an interview, Stetsko made it clear Slava Stetsko never felt bad enough to lose a night’s sleep over anything she or her Ukrainians had ever done. As the leader of the OUNb from the mid-’80s until her death, she was the worldwide leader of “the Ukrainians” and their various Diasporas currently totaling over 20 million voters in the US alone and have a profound effect on US elections.
Most of the WWII death camps in Europe were staffed mainly by “the Ukrainians.” In the Diaspora Slava Stetsko was still leading “those Ukrainians” spread across the globe in 2002. The nationalist groups that still existed in Ukraine and the Diaspora were never even made to apologize for the murder of millions. Let that sink in for a moment.
In a landmark work , Genocide Committed by Ukrainian Nationalists on the Polish Population During World War II, Ryszard Szawlowski characterizes it this way:
“the Germans have long admitted to their crimes, and have apologized for them publicly …. [The] president of the Federal Republic of Germany, Roman Herzog, [said] in his speech in Warsaw on August 1, 1994 … ‘I bow before the fighters of the Warsaw Uprising, and before all the Polish war victims. I beg forgiveness for what the Germans did.’ Russian president Boris Yeltsin, when he kissed monsignor Zdzislaw Peszkowski on the hand, whispered the words ‘I apologize’ ….
“Ukrainian genocide committed against the Poles during World War II surpassed German and Soviet genocide …. [It] was marked by the utmost ruthlessness and barbarity, and … up until the present day, it has been denied or, at best, presented with reminders that all is “relative’ or other such evasions.”
Should “the Ukrainians” have been educated in how to act civilly before being handed a state in 1991? One month before an independent Ukraine joined the community of nations, “the Ukrainians” celebrated pledging their honor and loyalty to Hitler and Nazism forever as well as the beginning of the 1941 Lviv pogroms. This was part and parcel with commemorating the 1941 declaration. The festivities were grand marshaled by Slava Stetsko.
From the 1940s through the fall of the Soviet Union, the CIA made it clear every time they wrote about the Stetskos that the only time these people or their groups told the truth was when it got them something. The Stetskos were and Ukrainian nationalists are liars.
According to the Ukrainian Encyclopedia written by former SS officers, “The Ukrainians” nationalist political program demands that they can never change direction. They lie and betray as a matter of course. Whether or not lying was necessary to attain their goals is a different subject. The CIA files make it clear, lies were the preferred method of communication for Ukrainian nationalists.
After 1991 and before the nationalist revival, nationalists in Ukraine were rewriting their history, and the monsters of the world from WWII became heroes.
Szawlowski’s work on the genocide committed by Ukrainian nationalists during World War II is brought up to date by the recent observations of Ukrainian Wiktor Poliszczuk. “… he condemns the dangerous activities of the post-UPA [Ukrainian Insurgent Army] nationalists in present-day Ukraine, taking place not only in Lvov, but even in Kiev, ‘Galician Fundamentalism,’ and other such phenomena. Also criticized by him are the promoting of the totalitarian and genocidal doctrines of the Ukrainian Dmytro Dontsov, the erecting of monuments to the SS-men of the 14th Ukrainian SS Division “Galizien” (“Halychyna”), the OUN [Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists] and UPA leaders: Yevhen Konovalets, Andryi Melnyk, Stepan Bandera, Roman Shukhevych and others, and the glorifying of the murderers of Poles, Jews, Russians and Ukrainians as national heroes of the Ukraine, after whom streets and squares are named, awaking the spirit of the Dontsov and Bandera era, so much hated by people.” This was written only a few years ago.- The July 1943 genocidal operations of the OUN UPA in Volhynia
The shame of post 2014 Ukraine is that its only equivalent would be the civilized world giving “the Ukrainian” Waffen SS death camp guards and officers charge of Israel. Giving them free reign to do as they will, then turning a blind eye to the fact they still practiced NAZI politics and the final solution was what they were determined to attain.
If this seems unlikely, we know that 6 million Jews perished in the Holocaust.
Hitler and “the Ukrainians” (nationalists from outside the Soviet Ukraine) murdered at least 8 million inside the borders of today’s Ukraine. And since 2014 “the Ukrainians” are finally in charge of the families of people they murdered in the Great War.
Part 2 will examine the role “the Ukrainians” played in the rise of Al Qaeda and ISIS as well as how they support them. We’ll also look at the barbaric role “the Ukrainians had in Afghanistan, Libya, Syria, Egypt, Yemen, and other countries in the run-up to the 2019 Ukrainian election.
Revolution of dignity is named for Colonia Dignidad, a Paleo Nazi pedophile setup in Chile. One can thus understand why open pedos like Tornado Battalion (caught sharing their pedo trophy videos and photos online) and outfits openly named for pedos, e.g. Oscar Dirlewanger Brigade of Azov Battalion, play such important roles.
”The shame of post 2014 Ukraine is that its only equivalent would be the civilized world giving ’the Ukrainian’ Waffen SS death camp guards and officers charge of Israel.”
That would, in my view, be ironically appropriate, except for the fact that today’s Nazis are 100% Kosher.
Zionazis and Ukronazis are supreme promoters of European values. In the case of the Ukronazis, their Holodomor garbage is an excellent case in point. During the Imperial German Army’s invasion of Ukraine 1918 – 1919, horrible violence and famine ensued. But to a grovelling Ukro, Germany represents ”Europe” and shouldn’t be condemned for this. So the Ukros invent a fictitious ”famine” allegedly taking place in the 1930s and blame the USSR for this utter non-event.
Bottom line: Ukraine is an Abomi-Nation with no right to exist whatsoever.
You are right. Ukraine does not have any legal or historical right to exist, certainly not in it’s present size. The name of Ukraine is derived from the Slavic word “krayina”, which means “frontier region”. From “krayina” you get “Ukrayina”, and from “Ukrayina” you get the current Ukraine, which historically was the frontier region of Russia. Many people forget that the original Russia was centered in Kiev. It was then called “Rus”, or Russia. However, modern historians are prone to making “corrections”, calling the original Rus or Russia, “Kievian Rus”, which is an invented name.
At least 75 % of Ukraine is built on historic Russian lands. This means eastern and central Ukraine. The people living there are all of Russian origin. The Ukrainian “language” has 90 % Russian words, while the remaining 10 % are a mixture of Polish and Western words.
The chief trouble spot of Ukraine is western Ukraine, the former Galicia. People who live over there do not regard themselves as Ukrainians, but as Galicians, being of mixed blood, Ukrainian, Polish, German, Hungarian, Balt and Scandinavian. It’s this western region of Ukraine which produces the bulk of neo-Nazis.
I don’t see Ukraine surviving in it’s present form. No, it will not break up overnight. That is a process. By December of 2017, some 4.4 million Ukrainians have fled to Russia, which is indeed an indicator of what will happen. And I think Putin knows it.
I am happy to report that Ukraine, along with the Baltics (another group of little Nazi regimes) are rapidly depopulating. Ukraine has lost 10 million persons since the high point in 1991 and the Baltics are even worse. So sweet, yes? In another few decades they will cease to exist. Bad Karma.
Yes, I know. It’s only a matter of time before the bulk of Ukraine rejoins Russia. And Putin knows it. That coup d’etat against Yanukovich in 2014 was the height of stupidity by NATO. I am still laughing. They obviously did not know what the results would be.
I guess we could say that ”Ukraine” should be re-branded and resized accordingly as ”Galicia”. Moreover, Russia should re-settle all other parts of today’s ”Ukraine” — ditto the Baltic fiefdoms. The rate of depopulation is whetting the appetite of Europe’s greedy hyena Poland which, unless kept in its place (or, preferably partitioned terminally between Russia and Germany), will try to ”save Europe” by land-grabbing and fascist plotting, backed up by the Vatican and the CIA; remember their ”trade union” stunt in the 1980s.
Poland will continue listening to the Vatican and making enemies of both Russia and Germany. It’s latest political stunt is offering to build a military base at it’s own expense, to be called Fort Trump and used by the US military. The motive is Russian “aggression”. It know’s perfectly well there is no potential Russian aggression, as Russia needs Europe for trade. The motive, of course, is using the US military in grabbing the former Galicia and, perhaps, a little bit on the side. This is a dangerous game they are playing, as the US could drag them into an unnecessary war with Russia, turning Poland into a battlefield.
Whatever happened to ‘Solidarity’? And, if there was any justice, that great hero, Wojtyla, the paedophile priests’ pontifical protector, would have his ‘sainthood’ stripped from him. Some hope. At least his good friend, George Pell, was caught.
What of Solidarity? It was a fake creation by the West, it did its job and now it rests in some box. The same goes for Wałęsa. As a curiosity I am not sure if he has chosen by his handlers because of his last name, which means “one who is wandering”. Some Polish sites claimed that he was a communist agent, whose pseudonym was “Bolek”.
Slavic people lived in central Europe, Berlin Eastward to the Pripet marshes South to Kiev where Kievan Rus was established after the Mongols expelled the Gothic tribes from Southern Russia . Kiev was a city of 100,000 people in the 11th century when London was a village. In the 12th century it was destroyed by the Mongols and Russian people moved northward founding Moscow which was burned twice by the Mongols . Really Ukrainians are like all other Slavs whose origins are RUSSIA – Invasions, migrations, geography changed all that . Slavophiles know this while those who swallowed the biscuit look to Rome for guidance.
Nussi, I just checked on the etymology of ‘Holomodor’. No mentions before the 1990s, but a few pretty obviously fake attempts to invent earlier references. In other words, a term invented by the Ukronazis to appear like, and alongside in indices, glossaries etc, the ‘Holocaust’. Thenear congruence of spelling was just too obvious to be a coincidence. Thank God the fascists are so thick, but so convinced of their great intellect.
”The near congruence of spelling was just too obvious to be a coincidence. Thank God the fascists are so thick, but so convinced of their great intellect.”
Very true! And it’s no accident that the Ukros learn the libretto of Carmen like so:
Holodomor, en gaaaaarde
The ”statehood” of Ukraine is about as convincing as Kosovo’s.
The sad thing is the CIA is an incompetent bureaucracy. They back these crazy Ukrainians because they have always backed them. The inability of any of the US politicians to take on the CIA in any way, has lead the Democrats to reverse their Anti-fascist position of FDR and now embrace the OUNB Nazi lunacy. Schiff has lucrative ties to Ukrainian oligarchs, Biden;s son investments there, A lot of “Russiagate” occurred because many of the Dems are anti Russian racists. Until the reality of the Nazi regime in Kiev is made public, US politics will be poisoned.
John Neal Spangler
The CIA is applying colonial methods in order to satisfy the globalist aspirations of bankers and corporate presidents. A dangerous thing to do. You are doing this in region’s which are rich in history and tradition. The results in the end do not turn out as expected. The CIA, and others, instigated that coup d’etat against Yanukovich in 2014 in order to bring Ukraine into NATO and the EU, the overall aim being to grab the Naval base of Sevastopol and place missile systems close to the Russian border, giving NATO an advantage in a potential nuclear war. Unfortunately for the CIA and NATO, a chain reaction has been started, which will lead to the break up of Ukraine. It’s only a matter of time.
This report published yesterday highlights the Ukrainian neo-Nazi Azov Battalion as being the trainers of the shooters at Christchurch, New Zealand, and claims they are part of a world-wide right wing network. The Azovf Battalion is apparently exporting terrorists world wide.
IntelBrief: The Transnational Network That Nobody is Talking About
When reading this piece written by GH Eliason I felt that I am reading things about Poland or Croatia.To me all these regions are supported by Vatican and that Catholic Church have biggest voice and influence in shaping lives of people there.And that Western powers like USA and Germany are exploiting this to the max.For the West it is no good for those nations to live peacefully or to be a good citizens.They need chaos so they can plunder those regions.To them those people are expandable.The more mayhem it is better and it is more desirable and Catholic Church is perfect vehicle in that respect.More religious are people there it is easier to manipulate them.I find watching it very painful and depressing.More so when I see Western Sheeple believe everything what they see and hear o Anglo-Zionist Media.Even things like these days we are on the verge of 20 years of bombing of Yugoslavia by NATO yet Western Media is silent.Why? Because it was done by DEMONcrazy system run in the West.Western murders are decent because only they know what is just.Where is the Justice I cry?More and more I feel that West run it’s course.What we have in the West that the whole system is run by people without conscience or morals.So the whole Ukraine,Poland and Croatia are getting away with murder together with Vatican.
If I didnt know better, I’d a thought this was written about western linear institutions and there crimes against humanity, which by the way, the doc refuses to talk about.
“we know that 6 million Jews perished in the Holocaust”
Oh, really? Do you have any reliable source? Or just mainstream bullshit?
“Hitler and “the Ukrainians” murdered at least 8 million inside the borders of today’s Ukraine”
You see, when an author gives such irrealistic numbers without reliable sources, one can easily infere that he is at least not telling the whole truth. My little knowledge about Ukraine’s history could be greatly improved by this kind of articles; but it is just a pity to read again the same ridiculous numbers over and over.