A Canadian Press ‘investigation’ claims to have uncovered a plot by the Government of Canada to be less than truthful about protesters using the Canadian embassy in Kyiv at the time of the 2014 overthrow of the Yanukovych regime. It’s one of the strangest pieces of ‘journalism’ I have seen for a very long time.
The facts are pretty simple. On February 18, 2014, a Canadian passport holder being pursued by riot police and fleeing “an extraordinary scene of chaos and violence” in downtown Kyiv entered the embassy accompanied by some associates “armed with sticks and paving stones.”
At that point, the …read more