Protesters hold shields as they clash with riot police during on-going anti-government protests in downtown Kiev. (EPA)
Another ObamaÂ red line…
Obama weighed in on the violence in Ukraine today. The president condemned the violence and warned that “there will be consequences if people step over the line.”
And, when Obama says “consequences” he means “possible consequences.”–NBC NewsÂ reported, thanks to GWP
Â Kerry and the UkraineÂ (Moonbattery)
The wheels are coming off in the Ukraine, which after the millions killed by Stalin during the Holodomor are understandably sick of Russians and their proxies domineering them.Â As of last night:
Police are storming the main protest camp in Ukraine’s capital, Kiev, which has been occupied since November.
Explosions are taking place, fireworks are being thrown and large fires have broken out in Independence Square.
On Tuesday at least 18 people were killed, including seven policemen, in the worst violence seen in weeks.
Meanwhile, the sick joke we are asked to regard as Secretary of State has been in Indonesia, droning that “climate change can now be considered the world’s largest weapon of mass destruction, perhaps even, the world’s most fearsome weapon of mass destruction.”
Newt Gingrich hasÂ called for his resignationÂ over the remark, as it proves that he is irresponsible and disconnected from real world events at best, clinically insane at worse. Gingrich misses the point that Hanoi John was appointed to his post not despite being so conspicuously the wrong man for the job, but pointedly because of it. He is a thumb jabbed in America’s eye, just like his fellow clueless kooksÂ Jeh JohnsonÂ andÂ Chuck Hagel.
If only we could get this message through to Hanoi John, maybe he would focus on issues more pressing than the weather: