1. Foreign Minister William Hague deceived the House of Commons about the legitimacy of the new regime in Ukraine in a statement 4 March 2014.
2. He led the House to believe that the Ukrainian parliament had removed President Yanukovich from power on 22 February 2014.
3. Supposedly in accordance with the Ukrainian constitution and that therefore ‘it is wrong to question the legitimacy of the new authorities’.
4. He gave the impression that the procedure prescribed in the Ukrainian constitution for the removal of a president from office had been followed, when it hadn’t….more