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Uncut Chronicles: East Ukraine War Surge. Battlegrounds Donetsk & Mariupol (JAN 2015)

English: Russia Today logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Video Timeline for January 2015, [both sides] Uncut. Via Ruptly a division of Russia Today.

Lot of westerners accuse Russia Today, of being a propaganda arm of the Russian government. Maybe so, but certainly no more than the Washington Post, and/or the New York Times, CNN, FoxNews are for the U.S. Administration.

Personally I think they are less so, as this example shows - a video presented in chronological format, showing both sides of the conflict and letting the viewer decide his/her point of view.

Quite frankly, after following this conflict since the beginning, (reading various sources both pro and con) a view has emerged, that any thinking, rational person can't avoid concluding, in my opinion.

That is, that the U.S. and NATO, (which is controlled by the U.S. of course) facilitated a coup in the Ukraine. Regardless of what we think of the corruption etc., of that regime, it still had been elected by the Ukrainian people.

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Syria. Operation Al Kabune. 20130718

Operation Summer 2013 Syria, operation to unblock the highway along the Al-Kabuna. In this battle, BMP 2 was holed by a cumulative mines, tankers, as boxers, dodge RPG. Several militants were in the frame
If you're into modern urban tank warfare, then this series is for you. When this civil war is over, whoever gets the concrete and structual steel contract(s) will be quite wealthy, I think. Long as it isn't Haliburton, or other American firm, I'll be OK.

Update: the reason these are older videos (for those that are wondering) is simply not to show current operations for the enemy to learn tactics from. Unfortunate for us, that's the way it has to be. Perfectly understandable.


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