July 8, 2016 –
Translated by J. Arnoldski
An intense ideological “preparatory barrage” preceding an armed attack on Donbass is ongoing in Ukraine according to the first deputy head of the committee on defense and security of the Federation Council of Russia, Frants Klintsevich.
“Yesterday, July 7th, was marked in Kiev by the appearance of Stepan Bandera street and hooligans’ disruption of the Ukrainian historian Petro Tolochko’s book presentation on his Hither Came Russian Land n Rossotrudnichestvo,” the senator is quoted as saying by RIA Novosti.
“It is impossible not to see that Ukrainian society is being manipulated by its national feelings and there are attempts to deliberately push it into a state of brutality. Ukrainian society in literally being incited against Russia, Donbass, and the whole Russian World,” he added.
Klintsevich stressed that the “war party” in Ukraine has only been strengthened with the change in government. “An intense ideological ‘preparatory barrage’ is ongoing which is preceding an armed attack on Donbass to be opted for at just the right moment. For people who stand under the banner of Stepan Bandera, there is simply no other way,” the parliamentarian remarked.