- Published on Mar 17, 2014
Ukraine’s self-proclaimed Prime Minister vowed that the Earth will burn under the feet of separatists. He also claimed that despite its grave economic state Ukraine needs to raise its military budget ten-fold. And to fund that, the country, which is on the verge of bankruptcy, will have to cut everything from pensions to healthcare spending. Kiev is currently 140 billion dollars in debt, and at serious risk of default.