and these statements by the Assistant Secretary of State pictured above.
What is really going on in Ukraine is a struggle between the United States and Russia over influence in Europe. As such BOTH THE UNITED STATES AND RUSSIA HAVE THERE NOSES STUCK INTO THE AFFAIRS OF UKRAINE. Therefore it is certain that the U.S. will indeed try to influence how this plays out in the end, because how it plays out in the end will determine the amount of influence that Russia has in the world relative to the U.S.“Since the declaration of Ukrainian independence in 1991, the United States supported the Ukrainians in the development of democratic institutions and skills in promoting civil society and a good form of government - all that is necessary to achieve the objectives of Ukraine’s European. We have invested more than 5 billion dollars to help Ukraine to achieve these and other goals. ”