Kyiv demonstrations

Ukraine linksReminiscent of the Orange Revolution, Ukrainians are taking to the street to protest a decision made by the government. Our house guest joined the crowds after midnight last night and said the estimated numbers were close to 2000 participants at one point, but were closer to 1000 when he left. All were vowing to return to the streets again today, with a large demonstration expected on Sunday.

I must say that it was much more pleasant to stand in the lightly-falling snow of the Orange Revolution than it is in the cold drizzly rain this year.

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  1. “the cold drizzly rain”
    And it seems like this weather will last for a long time, so, I think, it’s going to be rather difficult to geather people to Maidan.

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