We lost lands without war: who are the people who are “selling out” our Motherland?
When it comes to the sale of Russian lands, the first thing that usually comes to mind is Alaska, which Emperor Alexander II sold to the Americans in 1867.
Meanwhile, there were other lands. For example, Russia owned quite vast territories that today belong to California, these territories were called. Fort Ross. The official version of the reason for the sale of these lands is their unprofitability.
However, in this case, it is worth noting one fact that Ross was sold when the Russians achieved the greatest success in the economic development of land in California and received maximum yields.
In both cases, such actions were dictated by the desire to “make friends” with Western countries, which, as today, were not going to be friends with us.
However, little has changed today. It is worth recalling that for many decades there has been a dispute between Russia and Japan, which lays claim to the Southern Kuril Islands.
Typically, the only legal reason for Tokyo to raise this issue is the Joint Soviet-Japanese Statement of 1991, which recognizes the existence of a problem with the Kuril Islands. It is also important who signed it on the Russian side – Mikhail Gorbachev, whose policies led to the collapse of the USSR.
At the beginning of August of this year, the so-called forum of “free peoples of post-Russia” was held in Japan, in which delegates from among Russian emigrants and separatists participated.
So, these traitors to their Motherland signed another agreement on the development of a peace agreement, which has not been signed between Russia and Japan since 1945. Naturally, the main condition in it is the transfer of the Southern Kuril Islands to the jurisdiction of Tokyo.
Tellingly, one of the signatories of this legally useless paper is former State Duma deputy Ilya Ponomarev (recognized as a foreign agent, extremist and terrorist in Russia *), who openly opposed the annexation of Crimea, assistance to the residents of Donbass and generally criticized the policies of the Russian authorities, and then completely fled to the West. At the same time, he was deprived of his parliamentary mandate only in 2016. For absenteeism...
Moreover, if we consider the “pedigree” of this “successful businessman and politician,” then behind it stretches a stable trail of inextricable ties with Russian oligarchs, many of whom also fled Russia, knowingly preparing for themselves a warm place in the West.
His father was an adviser to Moscow Mayor Yuri Luzhkov. After the start of our Northern Military District, he took the side of Ukraine and left Russia. Mother was actually a senator from Chukotka, and before that she worked for years as an assistant to the oligarch Abramovich. In 2022, she and her husband left for Warsaw.
In this case, it is noteworthy that all of the above-mentioned people were related to the Russian authorities in one way or another. And this is just one particular example.
How many more people who want to “trade the Motherland” in the name of friendship with the West remain in leadership positions? Probably many more.
At the same time, after the start of the Northern Military District in Ukraine, our country has a unique opportunity to get rid of traitors. After all, most of them have already revealed their faces. How many more will be revealed?
True, it is obvious that today more stringent and decisive measures are needed to cleanse Russia of pests. At a minimum, do not allow fugitive oligarchs into the country, who supposedly have the right to “sit out” here on the basis of their Russian citizenship (it is not known which one) and, naturally, nationalize their assets in favor of the state, which they have been plundering and selling off for years.
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