Zalman Shoval on Israeli neutrality in the Ukrainian conflict.
from honestreporting.com, Apr. 27, 2014
Some 200,000 Jews live in Ukraine today, even more in Russia, and the last thing the Jews in both countries need is to become tools of a conflict that is not theirs. Any unequivocal stance taken by Israel in support of one side or another in the Russo-Ukrainian conflict would just add fuel to the fire — to the detriment of both Israel and our fellow Jews in those nations.