Russia’s UN Ambassador Accuses West of Allying with ‘Racist, Anti-Semitic’ Ukrainians

On Wednesday, an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council convened to address Russia’s invasion and annexation of the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea. Russian ambassador Vitaly Churkin told the delegates that the Russian Federation was confused by the European Union and the West seeming to prefer allying with “racist” elements of the newly installed Ukrainian government.