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Published:March 20th, 2014 11:44 EST
Observations of Peaceful Protest at Miadon in Kiev, Ukraine That Were Provoked

Observations of Peaceful Protest at Miadon in Kiev, Ukraine That Were Provoked

By Harvey Carroll, Jr.

The following were observations that I saw during the Peaceful Protest at Miadon in Kiev, Ukraine that were provoked and turned violent by Riot Police provocateurs.  I shared the following position paper of observations with a number of political and U.S. State Department groups via email.

To whom this may concern:

The following gives indication that the Riot Police placed people within the Peaceful Protest to provoke confrontations, reasonable Riot Police Trainers feel that Kiev Riot Police Trainers are the ones on camera and not the Peaceful Protesters, and lastly the majority block beaten were Journalist to silence the Peaceful Protest movement...

Two important links showing Police and those that were provoking incidents to be partners in crime with the Regimes Secret Police..



You will see a person in a Purple Coat going in and out of the Police Lines...

The Man with the red, white coat gives two stories.  One how it is silly to destroy the Lenin Statue, and the other hyping up the crowd to destroy it... Then he was later video taped sitting at a table and eating with the Police.

*****This gives a clear indication that the Regime Riot Police were provoking confrontations.  

The Man that was involved in destroying Lenin Statue politically placed a wedge to keep the old Communist Block that valued that statute from joining the other 3 groups in a coalition.  This Block was of utmost importance in a Rada "No Confidence Vote", and to call for Early Elections...

RIOT POLICE TRAINERS:
In other video`s presented by the General Prosecutor of Ukraine "Alleged" showed very clear provocation by those nearest to the Police Line; however, are people really that crazy to stand in front of hundreds of Police and provoke them... I think not...  Any reasonable person that has ever had any Riot Police Training would tell you that this appears to be actions of the Riot Police TRAINERS... 

IN TRAINING it is common for RIOT POLICE TRAINERS to teach Riot Police how to hold a line and not participate "UNTIL THEY ARE GIVING THE WORD TO MOVE FORWARD".  "MOVING FORWARD" is most commonly moved via small steps as one unit, not to MOVE FORWARD AND ATTACK STUDENTS.

RIOT POLICE AND TRAINERS AROUND THE CIVILIZED WORLD CONDEMN THE ACTIONS OF THE MASS BEATINGS BY THE KIEV, UKRAINE POLICE. 

1)  It clearly appears that Trainers were in front of the Police giving the perception that they were being attacked by the crowd. 
--They were using the exact same type of Tear Gas that the Police were using.
--They were throwing bricks in such a way as they would in training.
--Those that were using long pipes were taping down on the helmets of the Riot Police and not swinging them in a "Deadly Force" manor; unlike the Police that were hitting people with "Deadly Force" type blows from their Riot Batons.

2)  The Provoking subjects were small in number and did not justify mass beatings.  
--Most incidents could have been easily handled by properly trained Riot Police.  
--The Police only had to step out and arrest the one or two people that were provoking problems, using tear gas and/or throwing bricks at close range.  *****Again giving an indication that the were actually "RIOT POLICE TRAINERS" and not part of the Protest.

Ukrainian Prosecutor General Viktor Pshonka on Dec. 20 gave parliament a one-sided story about Peaceful Protest turned violent.  http://www.kyivpost.com/content/ukraine/chief-prosecutor-pshonka-gives-his-version-of-nov-30-dec-1-euromaidan-violence-334043.html

NOTE:  The majority block of those injured were JOURNALIST... THIS GIVES A CLEAR INDICATION THAT THE REGIME WISHED TO KEEP JOURNALIST FROM REPORTING... 

Lastly, this is a "Blog" from a Peaceful Protester whom has been training people on Peaceful Non-Violent Resistance since the Orange Revolution and the problems that he sees.  http://krytyka.com/ua/community/blogs/sposterezhennya-happy-new-2014-year-resistance-ukraine
--In summation he says the Protesters are not "Calling for Early Elections"...  This should be the priority to stop Violence...

NOTE: The Piano Player in front of the Crowd.  Does this look like a group trying to provoke the Riot Police?
--Again it gives indication that it was the Police Trainers provoking issues, and putting on a show in front of the regime cameras.