To this day,all the rumors regarding the so-called “Ukrainian fascism,” crowds of anti-Semites and destroyed synagogues, and evil “Nazis who’ve assumed power” remain the fruits of the sick imagination of the Russian media operates.
Over the last few days, the Ukrainian embassy in Israel and the Maidan office have succeeded in getting the Israeli government’s woundedpermission to accept 12 critically wounded protestors to be treated in Israel.
The day that the protesters on Maidan were waiting for has taken place in Ukraine. On Saturday, February 22nd, the Verkhovna Rada decided that the president left his post and scheduled new elections for May 25th. Yanukovych called this a coup. Yulia Tymoshenko was freed and arrived in Kiev.
A religious Jew, who takes part in religious services on Brodsky St. was the central figure of the storming of “Ukraine House” on Europe Square in Kiev. Along with radical Ukrainian nationalists from the “Right Section” he stormed this key complex, and then led negotiations to allow 200 policemen to withdraw from the building.