As I have said in this space, what is going on in the Ukraine is a prearranged partition, and the rancorous exchanges between Russia and the US are for public consumption, both publics. A strong, indpendent Ukraine is something neither Russia nor the West wants. It’s being carved up like a Thanksgiving turkey with the various Ukrainian leaders offered a share of the bird.
Edmonds is one of the most astute political analysts around. Listen for yourself.