Accessibility links

Ukraine: A New Leader In Parliamentary Mischief

Last year, after Joe Wilson's "liar" comments in the U.S. generated news for a couple of days, we put together the "Top Five Breaches Of Parliamentary Protocol."

Check them out here.

But in light of today's shenanigans in Ukraine's parliament, ladies and gentlemen, I think we have a new winner.

-- Luke Allnutt

About This Blog

Written by RFE/RL editors and correspondents, Transmission serves up news, comment, and the odd silly dictator story. While our primary concern is with foreign policy, Transmission is also a place for the ideas -- some serious, some irreverent -- that bubble up from our bureaus. The name recognizes RFE/RL's role as a surrogate broadcaster to places without free media. You can write us at