The “Anti-Terrorist Operation” [the Kiev junta’s name for the punitive operation in Donbass ― Editor] in southeastern Ukraine may be terminated according to a new strategy that is being developed by the Ukrainian leadership. This information was published by the Kommersant newspaper on June 19.
In view of Pyotr Poroshenko’s upcoming visit to the USA, Ukraine is developing a new approach to the problem of the southeast. According to the new plan, the “ATO” is to be terminated, and martial law is to be declared in the conflict area. Experts believe that these plans have several reasons. First of all, the Ukrainian leadership wants to smooth out the West’s discontent over the “ATO” before the upcoming meeting between the Ukrainian president and the President of the United States. Contine reading