Listen: Ukraine, Russian Government And Bernie discussed on John Batchelor
"Seventy seventy WABC new Bernie and sit in the morning. Wants to start a program. Yeah. He wants to interview people like not lower Louis C K Bill. Cosby you'd better. Hurry. Chance again all in this together. Can you believe this guy? In the morning weekday morning sedan before Chris Plante now on echo devices, seventy seven. The case it will be a rolling thirty days, but to do to achieve that. Of course, you'll have to keep ensuring that there are there are crises developing, which which require martial law now to agree in a sense. The Russian government has obliged because as as Ukraine has escalated its attacks on the dumbass region and on the. Traffic to breach the barriers and so on the the rest of the responded to that this this gives part shaneco the legitimacy. If you want to keep saying that the situation is worsening. So you say the objective is going to be you to keep this whole situation boiling along so that the elections are either postponed or cancelled so that he can you'll want to see this escalate sufficiently so that he can if you like put a long-term stamp on his government. The Russians have opened up access to marry a pull out and the other port that significant to the Ukraine Konami they've opened up limited access, which what which is what existed before you just had to give you give a heads up that you want to pass through does that in some fashion defanged portion and with. Wish that the that the Russians are not acting like conquerors, they're asking they're acting like managers. Well, the question that the the Russian government is anxious to remove any real suggestion by Porsche anchor that Russia's is attempting something of a strategic nature and Russia, I think benefits by saying a normalization of maritime traffic Mariupol, which is one of the major of the export ports of Ukraine. And that means that traffic, we'll go through the as we'll go through the coach straights since and so on and that will that will demonstrate a normal a normal say of shipping behavior, and the commercial shipping. Traffic is unlikely to attempt to violate the normal reporting rules largely because the reporting rules for the traffic management. They're. To ensure that there are no collisions at sea. And no congestion in. They could straight in the like, which was exactly the opposite of the intent by the by partial co and the Ukrainian navy intelligence services when they attempted to violate those ship traffic management laws with the with with a attempted to force a confrontation with the with the Russian Greg. Greg Copley, the editor and publisher of defense and foreign affairs bears watching a Porsche Anco because he remains behind in the polls even after they as off see incident. I'm John Batchelor.."