And you won the prize. They have asked for membership, Russia wants to install a Russian friendly Ukraine government. You can thank all of this on the Obama administration and good olde Hillary when they overthrew the pro Russia government that was in place. This is a culture war Ukraine is a western non Slav country Russia is a Slav country. Where is Lt. Col Vindman and that pencil neck that told the world they knew better about what and how to deal with the Ukraine?