French politician about Ukraine there is a war by proxy
The situation in Ukraine reflects the clash of interests of the Russian capital and the capital of the USA. The U.S. wants to isolate the Russian Federation and strengthen the supervision over the rest of Europe, writes Commissioner of France for relations with Russia Jean-Pierre Sevenman in publication for Le Monde diplomatique.
According to the politician, " we are witnessing a war that has no name ". Is muted debate between those who wished to save the Euro-Russian partnership in the form in which it was conceived in early 2000-ies, and supporters of the policy of containment, if not sidelining Russia, a new cold war, says Sevenman.
"at the same place, without remainder, - there is a proxy war by proxy. In her confront, on the one hand, the Ukrainian army and volunteer battalions "backed by the US and its allies, while at the back - the militia of the so-called "separatists" are supported by the most important among residents of the Russian-speaking East of the country