It's getting form bad to worse in the Ukraine: either martial law will be announced any time soon or the proxy civil war becomes a real one. On the bright side, there is something to be said about having a nation's criminal cases all in paper format: once there is a revolution, everyone's slate gets wiped clean...
Lviv Attorney General office is seized, ppl setting on fire files w/ criminal cases pic.twitter.com/2owdBxQzeP— Maxim Eristavi (@MaximEristavi) February 18, 2014
BREAKING: Officials say 5 more people have died in Ukraine's capital, raising death toll to 18: http://t.co/BBIAWIHxfc— The Associated Press (@AP) February 18, 2014
whole house of trade unions, HQ of #euromaidan is on fire...— Kateryna_Kruk (@Kateryna_Kruk) February 18, 2014
The US is, naturally, stoking the metaphorical, and literal, fire.
BREAKING: from this moment on, US holds Ukrainian government responsible for everything that happen - US Ambassador to RT— Europarl2014 (@2014Europarl) February 18, 2014
Why? Becase as a reminder, in Victoria Nuland's own words, the US is the grand puppetmaster behind everything.