Russia wants Ukraine back. West Ukrainians say Ni.
The Bear Hug | by James Taub | Foreign Policy | November 29, 2013
Kiev is burning! Okay, that’s not quite true; I’m just trying to get you to pay attention to something other than Iran. But tens of thousands of demonstrators are, in fact, facing riot police in Ukraine’s capital in the first truly mass protests since the Orange Revolution of 2004. What they are demanding is Europe. And what they’re getting instead is Russia.