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Ukraine virus mystery deepens
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Kiev, Ukraine
Kiev, Ukraine

Ukraine virus mystery deepens

Published on : 3 November 2009 - 1:02pm | By RNW News Desk (
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Ukraine is in a state of hysteria as a mystery flu epidemic grips the country in the run-up to presidential elections. Schools have been closed and there is a ban on public gatherings.

The country ordered 650,000 doses of the anti-viral drug Tamiflu and hundreds of thousands more doses are already on their way. Millions of face masks are also being produced.  

More than 100 people have died of flu-related symptoms since late October, 14 from the particularly virulent H1N1 swine flu strain, said Oleskander Vilovol, a Health Ministry spokesman, according to Ukrainian TV.

Over three quarters of a million people are registered as suffering from the flu. That's one-and-a-half percent of the population.

The mystery of the unidentified flu virus in Ukraine, first reported by RNW on 29 October, has deepened. The websites of various conspiracy theorists are now even discussing the possibility that biological warfare experiments are the cause.

Rumours no surprise

Given that the Ukraine is still dealing with the consequences of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster of 1986, it’s unsurprising that such rumours have arisen. But are they just rumours, or is there some substance to the claims?

In August 2009, a man called Joseph Mosse, who claims to be a former microbiologist with the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad, was arrested in Los Angeles, after having made threats against the White House.

Shortly after his arrest there were reports that he had called into a radio show with a warning about a biological weapon being prepared in the Ukraine by a company called Baxter International. According to these reports, Mr Mosse said that the weapon would be spread via a flu vaccine. 

Facts vs theories
Credence is being given to these reports because Mr Mosse’s qualifications as a microbiologist are confirmed by his research profile on this website. There is also a story doing the rounds that a light aircraft has been spotted spraying an unidentified substance over the capital, Kiev, but this has been denied by the country’s Office of Emergency Reponse.

However, this is only one of the current theories. Some political analysts believe that talk of a pandemic is hype generated by opposition politicians in the run-up to elections in January, and the Ukrainian government is playing down the claims. The government’s stance is supported by the World Health Organisation, which has sent a team to the Ukraine, and reports no evidence of a severe outbreak of flu, beyond the normal level for this time of the year.

Waiting for the outcome
The Ukrainian Health Minister Vasyl Kniazevych told the national radio station that he believes the as-yet unidentified virus could be one that has already been discovered and is known as California A/H1N1 flu. This is thought to be a more virulent strain of the H1N1 virus. The minister says that efforts to identify the mystery virus are expected to take several weeks. The various competing theories will no doubt continue to circulate as Ukraine and the rest of the world await the findings.


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Anonymous 18 November 2009 - 10:59pm
I have asthma and I am worried about the swine flu. What is all this about the vaccine being an bioweapon, etc?
screwed 18 November 2009 - 10:18pm
Hahaha, Yes, thank you Lord for Jesus Christ. Let us pray! Jesus nor God will save you. You are just diverting hope and trust from one thing that doesn't exist (democracy) to another (a higher power). I still don't understand the world's population needing to place blind faith in to something in order to feel as though someone or something is looking out for your greater good. Ever hear the saying "Only YOU can prevent forest fires!"? Well news flash, that statement applies to everything in life. You have the power, the people have the power. Get off your ass and stop hoping for some miracle intervention.
Anonymous 18 November 2009 - 3:15am
This seems scary, but honestly .. you posters with your conspiracy theories are scaring me far worse. If what you say is true, then all governments are evil and trying to kill their own citizens. If an evil power has this whole thing thought up and has devised a plan to kill us all, then we can only turn to GOD and pray for his protection and thank him for sending us his son Jesus Christ.
Anonymous 12 November 2009 - 12:49pm
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Anonymous 8 November 2009 - 4:43am
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Anonymous 7 November 2009 - 3:26pm
The H1N1 vaccine is a bioweapon - once introduced into the body the plan of the NWO is to use KC10 tankers to spread an atomized substance overhead that then reacts in the vaccinated body to create a cascade effect on the white blood cells /T cells which attack the cells and kill. If you get vaccinated, you've fallen into the jews trap...
Anonymous 17 November 2009 - 10:36pm
hah. my school just received the vaccine but i didnt get it. idont trust this vaccine. and when are these kc10 tankers supposed to do this?
mashj 5 November 2009 - 8:40pm
Wierd being awake isn't it. To see those around you walking in their own little fog not being able to join the dots always coming to the wrong conclusion because the foundations that support their reality are built on the shifting sand of Benign Government and the illusion of personal freedom. Until one has the realisation that the system simply sees us as products to be consumed then nothing makes sense.This child like state of unconditional trust in our keepers is a most disturbing condition to witness in our fellow man, It is a most perplexing phenomenon. And something you really can't do much about, all you can do is download what you know and hope that some of that information takes root and begins to sprout, There is no point in being attached you have to throw your seeds about and be renounced about the result, Slowly but surely many are waking ,information on any significant event is instantly sent around the world one child dies in iceland from a flu jab and it is instantly available for billions to see, don't underestimate the power of this global information network it is truly staggering that we have such a tool at our disposal , Newspapers around the world are in freefall ,main stream media everywhere is being stripped of it's emperor's clothes and being shown to be nothing more than a propoganda machine setup by International Bankers. so take heart fellow travellers in this amazing world full of unlimited bounty we will share the sunshine.
Anonymous 5 November 2009 - 3:20pm
It's not even worth trying to convince people anymore. If people avoid mass-hypnotist television and do reading and research on their own as well as learning the esoteric histories of governments and religions in general, it's not even a question of what is going on. Governments are the real terrorists. It doesn't take a "conspiracy theorist" (laugh) to reach THAT conclusion. By the definition of terrorist, a Government who violently wars on the offensive is a "terrorist". Not to mention the actions of the CIA, NSA, Secret Service, MI5/6, Mossad, etc etc etc. And now Europe has it's first president. That's right. The UNION, not a country. If you can't see by now, you probably never will. But I still love ya.
Anonymous 5 November 2009 - 5:46pm
I completely agree. The people of this earth have become mindless drones willing to put faith in politicians time and time again; believing the lies that drool from the corners of their mouths. When I try to talk to friends and colleagues about the corruption and hidden agendas they certaintly think I am crazy but NOT ONE of them is even remotely what I would consider "informed" about anything except what they hear on the local news or CNN. NOT ONE of them is willing to do a little research of their own as I have. They laugh and nervously look at each other to see if anyone is willing to concede that some of it might actually be true but are too terrified/weak-minded to speak up and say so. It would seem they have all been hypnotised into thinking that the most important things are eating, sleeping, and consuming overpriced material goods. Time to wake up. Mindless sheeple.
Anonymous 20 November 2009 - 11:17pm / us
Heya Doc, how's it been?
Anonymous 5 November 2009 - 1:29am
C'mon people. There is a Baxter lab in Ukraine and a Baxter lab in Mexico, where the "swine" flu outbreak occurred not long ago. The have been caught distributing contaminated vaccines. This is a BIOWEAPON. Add two and two.
Dave 5 November 2009 - 2:35am
That's an interesting point... It's true,Baxter seems to have buildings in both areas of this mysterious(obviously lab created) flu outbreak. In fact,it's common knowledge that Baxter "inadvertantly" sent 72 kilos of live H5N1 as a vaccine from their Austrian unit. Add to that the mysterious Moshe "the biologist" who was quickly shuttled back to Israel after calling in a warning about Baxter in Ukraine manufacturing a bioweapon(how did he know this?). This whole flu issue stinks to high heaven with deception,profits and quite possibly genocide. We have been lied to so often that I no longer believe a single thing uttered by any bureaucrat in the US.
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