Демократический выбор Украины

Внезапно Украина встала перед еще одним решительным выбором: отправить в отставку правительство и парламент и провести новые выборы, или наблюдать за тем как страна шаг зашагом теряет свою независимость. Так же вновь появились разговоры о неистовом гражданском волнении. В этом не должно быть ничего удивительного, учитывая то, как наши коррумпированные правители систематически провоцируют региональную и этническую ненависть.

Некоторые говорят, что решение президента Виктора Ющенко, принятое им на этой неделе, об отставке правительства премьер-министра Виктора Януковича было незаконным. Они неправы: действия Ющенко были необходимы, потому что правительство Януковича, с явным нарушением закона, готовилось к удачному конституционному ходу, который лишил бы президента его последних контролирующих полномочий в вопросах армии и полиции. Президенту оставалось либо действовать сейчас, либо Украина вернулась бы к единовластию преступных кланов, которое существовало до нашей Оранжевой Революции 2004 года.

Я была не согласна с решением Ющенко назначить Януковича премьер-министром после прошлогодних парламентских выборов. Я знала, что для демократически настроенного президента сожительство (как говорят французы) с тем самым человеком, который стремился саботировать последние президентские выборы в Украине, должно было вызвать институциональный паралич и политический хаос. Так оно и случилось.

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