The expert explained the words of ex-US Ambassador about the «invasion of the red army» in Ukraine

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator in fotomonster of the Dean of the faculty of world economy and world politics HSE Andrew SuzdaltsevThe expert explained the words of ex-US Ambassador about the «invasion of the red army» in Ukraine© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Traveloperator the image Bank

The US has a tendency to blame Moscow in all that does not work in Washington. This was stated by RT Deputy Dean of the faculty of world economy and world politics HSE Andrew Suzdaltsev.

So the expert commented on a statement of former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine John Herbst, who said that «the rebellion in the Donbass was» provoked «by the Red army». Meanwhile, the Red army was formed in January 1918 and ceased to exist in February 1946 in connection with the renaming of the Soviet army.

«This uniform method, States claim that where something does not work Washington, — «intrigues» in Moscow. If you suddenly start revolt, for example, in Barcelona, there is, apparently, also like the Roman legions from the ground will «Red army» if the Americans, it will be beneficial,» said Suzdaltsev.

He also noted that the seizure of buildings and premises in the city centre of Kiev is legitimate, popular uprising, while the proclamation of local government in Donetsk and Luhansk — the «aggression» of Russia.

«Assuming these same categories, then independence is the aggression of the West to Ukraine», — he explained.

After the coup in February 2014, Godo its independence, said the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk people’s Republic. In April, Kiev has started against them, a military operation which is still ongoing. According to the latest UN victims of the conflict began more than ten thousand people.

Kiev has repeatedly accused Moscow of meddling in Ukraine’s Affairs, in particular in involvement in the conflict in the South-East of the country and espionage. Russia calls the allegations unfounded and unacceptable. Moscow has repeatedly stated that it is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Kiev overcame political and economic crises.

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