Ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych broke his pen in a burst of anger as he addressed reporters at a press conference in Rostov-on-Don in Russia on Friday.
“Let me address the Ukrainian people,” Yanukovych begins. He then pauses for a few seconds, looks down, grimaces and in a burst of anger attempts to snap his pen in half.
He then recovers himself and continues his speech, saying: “First, I want to ask for your forgiveness…”
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