乌克兰重临深渊

乌克兰9月30日的国会大选还没有开始,总理维克托·亚努科维奇就已经在想法暗渡陈仓。2004年的总统大选结果亚努科维奇就曾试图弄虚作假,结果激起了橙色革命,最后因为乌克兰总统列昂尼德·库奇马没有理会亚努科维奇的要求用暴力保住作弊赢得的大选,才得以取得一个和平、真实的结果。这一次,为了保住权势,亚努科维奇似乎准备无所不用其极。

他的卑鄙手段始于8月11日午夜,乌克兰的中央选举委员会(里面挤满了亚努科维奇的走狗)拒绝让最大的反对党(前总理尤丽雅·季莫申科的政治团体)参与竞选。委员会援引的技术细节几近荒谬可笑,而其可能造成的后果则极具煽动性:委员会反对季莫申科集团的理由是其候选人在政党名单上只列出了各自的籍贯,没有写明具体的街道地址。然而季莫申科的政党曾在2006年3月的选举中成功地提交名单,格式一模一样,这说明选举委员会的政治偏向有多么明显。

为了不择手段地保住权力,亚努科维奇很可能带来一场大洪水。在乌克兰,这不仅意味着暴动,还有经济滑坡和新一轮的压迫,最终可能导致橙色革命那种大规模的街头抗议活动,以及暴力镇压企图。

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