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CE & CIS political economist. Doing PhD @UCLSSEES on econ impact of oligarchy in Ukraine. Economics, political sociology, philosophy, literature, pop songs.
Feb 27, 2018 12 tweets 3 min read
1/12 Today is 4th anniversary of Russia’s military coup in #Crimea, organised by Russia’s Sevastopol troops with help of Ukrainian Berkut (on the run after murdering scores of protesters in Kyiv). 2/12 Feb 27th 2014: government buildings seized in Simferopol & Perekop isthmus taken. Sergey Aksionov appointed as puppet leader at gunpoint. Simferopol airport seized, large-scale Russian invasion.