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6/26/23: 2 LIVE COUP

Ron Patton | June 26, 2023

The big news story this past weekend was that Yevgeny Prigozhin, founder and leader of the Wagner mercenary group, “declared war on Russia’s military leadership”. Just as it began — it ended abruptly. According to world media sources, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko negotiated a “truce”, halting the Wagner march on Moscow and stopping the incipient “civil war” before it started. Could it have actually been a coup as the Western media insists? Was it propaganda to ensure that Putin sounds like he has no control over his military? While the Kremlin has thus far refrained from blaming the tumultuous events on US or NATO countries, it has indirectly hinted and warned that the West could exploit the situation. Tonight on Ground Zero, Clyde Lewis talks about 2 LIVE COUP.



6/26/23 – 2 LIVE COUP


I know that this weekend there was an incident that happened that has now set the media on yet another crusade to milk a story to distract people from some very important turmoil happening with the current administration.

The big surprise story is that Yevgeny Prigozhin, founder and leader of the Wagner mercenary group, “declared war on Russia’s military leadership”.

Just as it began — it ended according to the world media sources, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko negotiated a “truce”, halting the Wagner march on Moscow and ending the incipient “civil war” before it began.

Or was it a coup as the Western media insists — propaganda to ensure that Putin sounds like he has no control over his military?

Wagner was created in 2014 as a way to get Russian forces deployed in Syria legally without amending the law which forbids Russian forces to fight outside Russian borders. Later in 2014, the Duma passed a law allowing Russian regular forces to deploy and fight in Syria however Wagner remained and went on to fight in Libya, Sudan and other African nations..

Scott Ritter in an interview claimed Wagner Groups’ total force is around 25,000, and only a few were sent on the road to Moscow, on which they were strafed by Putin’s still loyal Airforce force before they stood down.

This minor revolt is strongly reminiscent of the hysterical reporting of an attempted revolt against the federal government in Washington in January.

As part of the terms of this deal, Prigozhin will leave Russia for Belarus, and will not face any criminal charges. The remaining Wagner units will be signed to new contracts with the Russian military.

This so-called revolt is another milking of a story as a distraction –and can very well be a false flag staged by some three-letter agency — to give the media something other than the Biden turmoil happening at this time.

US intervention, both open and secret, has been a major driver of the events in Ukraine. History has shown that when there are coup’s or internal civil warfare there always seems to be an element of the CIA wrapped very close to the chest.

Maybe it is time to revisit the other September 11th — the one that happened in 1973 under the direction of Henry Kissinger , during the Nixon administration.

When Chile’s socialist leader Salvador Allende was elected in 1970, after a 6-year-long covert CIA operation to prevent his election, President Nixon ordered U.S. sanctions to “make the economy scream.”

In his first year in office, Allende’s economic policies led to a 22% increase in real wages, as work began on 120,000 new housing units and he started to nationalize copper mines and other major industries. But growth slowed in 1972 and 1973 under the pressure of brutal U.S. sanctions.

U.S. sabotage of the new government intensified, and on September 11th, 1973, Allende was overthrown in a CIA-backed coup.

The new leader, General Augusto Pinochet, executed or disappeared at least 3,200 people, held 80,000 political prisoners in his jails and ruled Chile as a brutal dictator until 1990, with the full support of the U.S. and other Western governments.

In February 2014, a coup overthrew the Ukrainian government which came to power in an election certified by the OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation). The president, Viktor Yanukovich, was forced to flee for his life.

The coup was promoted by United States officials. Neo-conservatives such as Victoria Nuland and John McCain actively supported the protests. As confirmed in a secretly recorded phone call, Nuland determined the post-coup composition weeks in advance.

Later, Nuland bragged they spent $5 billion in this campaign over two decades. Before the coup was “midwifed”, Nuland forcefully rejected a likely European compromise agreement that would have led to a compromise government. “F*** the EU!”, she said. Nuland managed the coup but Vice President Biden was overall in charge.

As Nuland says in the phone call, Biden would give the ultimate “atta boy” to the coup leaders. Subsequently, Joe Biden’s son personally benefited from the coup.

It was reported however buried that Secret US forces such as the Central Intelligence Agency must have been involved.

The coup government immediately acted with hostility toward its Russian-speaking citizens. Approximately 30% of Ukrainian citizens have Russian as their first language, yet on the first day in power, the coup regime acted to make Russian no longer an official state language.

This was followed by more actions of hostility. As documented in the video “Crimes of the Euromaidan Nazis”, a convoy of buses going back to Crimea was attacked. In Odessa, over thirty opponents of the coup government died when they were attacked and the trade union hall set ablaze.

During World War 2, there were some Nazi sympathizers in western Ukraine when the Germans invaded the Soviet Union. This element continues today in the form of Svoboda and other far-right nationalist parties. The Ukrainian government has even passed legislation heroizing Nazi collaborators while removing statues honoring anti-Nazi patriots.

Recently the New York Times admitted that they have had to hide the Azov Battalion’s Nazi insignia and other Nazi symbols on their helmets and war machines.

Given all of this history, is there any question that there is a huge probability that the U.S. is behind the ongoing situation in Russia right now?

There is more to this treacherous conspiracy :

Viktor Bout, the “Merchant of Death” who was released by the Biden-Harris regime and sent back to Russia in exchange for WNBA player Brittney Griner, met with Wagner Group boss Yevgeny Prigozhin less than two weeks ago.

Prigozhin praised Bout to the point of practically endorsing him to lead Russia. Following their meeting, Prigozhin continued expressing his ongoing disdain for Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu. Is the current “coup” about getting Prigozhin’s buddy Vladimir Putin to replace Shoigu with Bout?

Could Prigozhin see Bout as a replacement for Putin himself? Was the coup attempt planned when they met on June 13?

Here is a theory – the western intelligence groups ran a false flag attack posing as the Russian military attacking Wagner.  Prigozhin took the bait.  This is what the CIA does best.

The events are quite bizarre and we don’t actually know what all the events were, because we don’t have honest media so we don’t have good information sources.

Is it all just a remarkable show that again draws so much attention to a war that has been nothing but a yawn fest and a waste of taxpayer money?

Did Viktor Bout and Yevgeny Prigozhin plan a coup to put Bout in power? If so, then Brittney Griner and the Biden-Harris regime played roles in what’s transpiring in Russia.

This all has the CIA’s smell to it, as well. Questions that have gone unanswered are definitely worthy of explanation.

  • How is it that Wagner was able to come so close to Moscow with so little resistance?
  • How were they able to mobilize and move without the Federal Security Service (the Russian spy agency) knowing about it beforehand?
  • Why did Prigozhin back down so quickly when he seemed to have the advantage?

That is all we need right now a power vacuum in a state with a 6000-strong nuclear arsenal is a terrifying prospect.

The timing of this happening right now is quite coincidental as it has buried other news, such as whistleblower’s accounts of the DOJ covering up Hunter Biden’s crimes, as well as his recent sweetheart deal from the Biden regime for tax and gun crimes he committed.

It has buried news of Joe Biden’s involvement with his son’s foreign business dealings as his son threatens business associates.

On Thursday, the House Ways and Means Committee released shocking transcripts of encrypted text messages in which the younger Mr. Biden, in a threatening tone, demanded money from a Chinese business associate shortly after Mr. Biden’s father left the vice presidency in 2017. According to the transcripts released by the committee, Mr. Biden’s files went so far as to claim that his father was right there beside him when the menacing message was sent.

I am sitting here with my father and would like to understand why the commitment made has not been fulfilled,” the future first son reportedly threatened in a July 2017 message to his business partner, Henry Zhao.

\Mr. Biden’s message grew increasingly agitated as it went on. “Tell the director that I would like to resolve this now before it gets out of hand, and now means tonight,” Mr. Biden wrote. “And, Z, if I get a call or text from anyone involved in this other than you, Zhang, or the chairman, I will make certain that between the man sitting next to me and every person he knows and my ability to forever hold a grudge that you will regret not following my direction.”

The idea of a Putin Coup is the headline for the morning — but again the whole affair seems to have been resolved.

It is certainly being used to the news that special counsel Jack Smith is requesting a four-month delay in the start of the Trump trial, deliberately bringing the date closer to the primary season for the Republican nomination for president.

It has buried the newly released report on the investigation of the Wuhan Institute of Virology. Of course, the report was released by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, so the information can be taken with a large grain of salt considering the part that agency played in the Russian collusion hoax.

Much of what I have read about the whole Russian uprising affair sounds like a very bad plan taken from a poor man’s Tom Clancy script.

If we analyze all of these military and overthrow creeps in history we can see that these attacks are never organized by grassroots groups. Successful coups are backed by a lot of money from bankers and drug cartels that are running the world behind the scenes.

US intelligence officials knew well in advance that Wagner head Yevgeny Prigozhin was planning to mount an armed rebellion against the Russian military’s top commanders.

Congressional leaders were even briefed days prior to Saturday’s events after US intelligence reportedly observed the mercenary firm mustering forces and amassing weapons in preparation for possibly making a move against the defense ministry.

Describing the Congressional briefings, The New York Times reported late Saturday that “U.S. spy agencies had indications days earlier that Mr. Prigozhin was planning something and worked to refine that material into a finished assessment, officials said.”

“The information shows that the United States was aware of impending events in Russia, similar to how intelligence agencies had warned in late 2021 that Vladimir V. Putin was planning to invade Ukraine.”

But unlike in the case of those prior invasion warnings of February 2022, the US administration stayed silent ahead of the dramatic Wagner events, likely hoping that it would create destabilization in the Russian state, and negatively impact military operations in Ukraine. So far, there’s been little evidence to suggest the whole short-lived mutiny by Wagner led to significant Ukrainian gains along the frontlines.

The Times explains the rationale of its intel sources as follows:

U.S. officials felt that Mr. Putin could accuse them of orchestrating a coup if they said anything. And they clearly had little interest in helping Mr. Putin avoid a major, embarrassing fracturing of his support.

While it is not clear exactly when the United States first learned of the plot, intelligence officials conducted briefings on Wednesday with administration and defense officials.

On Thursday, as additional confirmation of the plot came in, intelligence officials informed a narrow group of congressional leaders, according to officials familiar with the briefings who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly.

While over the past months, Prigozhin has made his personal hatred for Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and top general Valery Gerasimov well known, the intelligence that Washington supposedly had seems very specific and appears to have accurately predicted events, a mere few days before they unfolded.

While the Kremlin has thus far refrained from blaming the tumultuous events on US or NATO countries, it has indirectly hinted and warned that the West could exploit the situation.

Why wouldn’t they know the circumstances in Washington DC?

Over the last several weeks and months, a deluge of damning breadcrumbs have been revealed by various whistleblowers, congressional investigators, and investigative reporters – the entirety of which has been a shotgun blast of information overload.

When put together, they paint a picture of such shocking corruption, that one can only conclude that the period we’ve lived through, between the 2020 US election, the funding, origins, and coverup of the Covid-19 pandemic, and the overt corruption of the Biden family, one can only conclude that we’re living through one of the worst, if not the worst, periods of political scandals and institutional rot in American history.

Both sides of the aisle now have to contend with criminal accusations however one particular side gets all the criticism while the other allows a manipulation of the Narrative in order to distract attention from the little table scraps we are being thrown by the media.

So, the next time you hear a left-leaning virtue signaler decrying Republican efforts to dismantle democracy with their Orange Emmanuel Goldstein consider the real threat to American democracy from the deep state. Their actions all sound very much like a coup and insurrection to me.

One could be forgiven for considering it ‘meddling’ and ‘collusive’, but that would be a horrible conspiracy theory.

Written by Ron Patton


This post currently has 7 comments.

  1. Jimbo

    June 26, 2023 at 4:43 pm

    May drive Putin as now subservient into China’s lap, becoming their new N.Korea. But this time bringing the world’s largest nuclear arsenal. A ‘fully integrated’ China-Russia alliance would likely spell doom to the west, should such a push ever come to so ultimate a shove. (I believe a Rand Corp study was made of similar analysis and conclusion awhile back?)

  2. Pat

    June 26, 2023 at 6:18 pm

    I wonder if US CIA had anything to do with Wagner heading for Moscow I guess Ukraine and Wagner should’ve got to gather Mavin all done with my now?

  3. John Weiner

    June 26, 2023 at 6:56 pm

    As early as Saturday afternoon, I started having suspicions about the alleged coup going on in Russia, wondering if it were some ruse since it appeared to have come on so suddenly, and with little, if any warning.
    While ,, I suppose it could drive Russia ,” subservient into China’s lap, combining their nuclear arsenals, creating a fully integrated Russia-China alliance, as a new North Korea that would likely spell doom to the west,” yet, I hope not, based on what I heard this afternoon on, THE DANA SHOW,” in the first hour and ,”NEWSMAX,” with China supposedly being repulsed by the events in Russia, over the weekend, and let’s hope that is the case and stays that way, it would not seem very likely.

  4. John Weiner

    June 26, 2023 at 8:09 pm

    Right after the coup that deposed THE SOVIET UNION, I heard that that red, white, and blue flag was a Czarist flag, of Peter The Great.
    After Stalin genocides 10 million Ukrainians in the 1932, Famine, is it surprising that they welcomed the Nazis with open arms?
    In his 2018, book, Peter Schweizer, documented that that2014, coup, was orchtrated by Vladimir Putin, as a land grab, in order to steal all those minerals, in those mineral rich provinces of eastern Ukraine, and his illegal annexation of those provinces in September, 2022, should prove it.

  5. John Weiner

    June 26, 2023 at 9:39 pm

    The reason we are involved with this war in Ukraine, is because we, along with Russia, Germany, and Britain are signatories to a 1994, treaty guaranteeing that sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, and because Vladimir Putin wrongly violated that treaty by invading Ukraine.

  6. John Weiner

    June 26, 2023 at 10:03 pm

    You’re the one who supports the tyrant who started and continues his war of aggression against Ukraine and Ukrainians, Vladimir Putin.
    The foreign media are no more honest and objective than our own; afterall, it was reported on NEWSMAX, the day Indian Prime Minister Modi spoke to congress, that the,” Indian media were rated 165th in the world, just three spots above Russia.”

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