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Valdas Dovydėnas

Over the past weeks the American media have been full of contradicting reports on the nature of the uprising in Kiev, with some saying it’s a pro-EU fight for freedom that was brutally repressed by Russian sympathizers, and others claiming it was little more than a power grab by the far Right. Welton is joined this week by Valdas Dovydėnas, a Lithuanian native who has lived and worked in Kiev for the past nine years. Valdas shares his experience in Kiev in the past months and his take on both the uprising and the Russian response in Crimea. Download Icon

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