Ukraine called on to reevaluate Euromaidan after storming of Capitol

After the storming of the Capitol and the riots in Washington, the United States must give a fair assessment of Euromaidan in 2013-2014 in Ukraine. This is stated in the statement of the Ukrainian party “Opposition Platform – For Life”, published on their official website / a>.

The press release states that the country is obliged to change its approach to foreign policy towards other countries. The US should admit that interference in internal political processes, which is often resorted to there, as well as attempts to establish external control and support radical forces, are unacceptable.

In addition, according to the party, the United States should not interfere, but help in overcoming the consequences of Euromaidan, for which Ukraine is still paying. “Double standards in American politics are no longer acceptable,” the Opposition Platform – For Life insists.

The storming of the US Capitol building took place on January 6 during a rally of supporters of the current US President Donald Trump who do not recognize the results of the November vote, which resulted in the election of a Democrat Joe Biden . The rallies led to clashes with the police. Five people died, dozens were detained.

Euromaidan – massive anti-government demonstrations that took place in the winter of 2013-2014 on Independence Square (Independence Square) in Kiev and other cities and ended with the overthrow of the president Viktor Yanukovich . More than 100 people were killed in clashes between protesters and security forces.