Some 300 U.S. military personnel are carrying out a training program for the Ukrainian National Guard near the city of Lviv.
Blockupy gathered disparate groups into a solid force, not only on the question of Greece but against the highway robbery tactics of the powerful private German banks.
Violent attacks have been launched against Ukrainian Communists that have led to deaths and injuries.
The demand by the Ukrainian far right that UPA be recognized as a patriotic force means the results of World War II would be officially reinterpreted in favor of the Axis.
For people in Ukraine, and not only in the East, who don't agree with the right wing policies of Kiev, the situation is still ominous.
A combination of regular Ukrainian military supplemented by private militias organized by right wing political groups had been bombarding the cities of Luhansk and Donetsk.
In Germany today, references to Putin evoke all too sharply recollections of German language used against every Russian leader since the start of World War I.
The crisis in Eastern Ukraine is coming to a head, with intensified fighting and mounting casualties, including many civilians.
"On February 22, the elected president of Ukraine was overthrown in a coup which was supported by the Obama administration."
Germany is having difficulty with its Ukraine policy.