Thanks to LoooSeR78V for the videos linked. Yesterday, 9.5.2014, armed forces of Ukraine (“National Guard”) entered the city of Mariupol to quell the riots and uprisings of separatists. Some videos from the event are actually very chilling – it makes you (speaking of Europeans) now realize that war is not something distant that happened in the past, war can happen even in the age of internet, iPhones and World of Tanks. Here, National Guard BMP’s are ramming the barricades * BMP driving around a busy street * * BMP crushes an alleged referendum billboard * * BMP forces its way through a crowd of people – just a thought though, it’s probably worth realizing that the fact one side has tanks (weapons, BMP, whatever) and the other side has empty hands does not make the unarmed civillians automatically right. When nazi agitators rampaged through borderlands of Czechoslovakia in 1938, the agitated Germans didn’t have machineguns either… *

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