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Yulia Tymoshenko calls on protesters to remain in Maidan

Is she a ghost from Ukraine’s past or a vision for the country’s new political order? Yulia Tymoshenko the former prime minister addressed the crowds

Is she a ghost from Ukraine’s past or a vision for the country’s new political order? Yulia Tymoshenko the former prime minister addressed the crowds

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Ukraine and Russia say no partnership deal signed in Sochi

Both Russian and Ukrainian governments say Moscow and Kyiv have not signed an agreement when the two countries’ presidents met on Friday. The

Both Russian and Ukrainian governments say Moscow and Kyiv have not signed an agreement when the two countries’ presidents met on Friday. The

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Tymoshenko's rise and misfortune

Yulia Tymoshenko was a key figure of the Orange Revolution, as the massive protests in Ukraine in 2004 were dubbed. The results of the presidential

Yulia Tymoshenko was a key figure of the Orange Revolution, as the massive protests in Ukraine in 2004 were dubbed. The results of the presidential

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Ukraine's Orange Revolution: a sombre seventh anniversary

It was a far cry from the mass protests of the Orange Revolution. Seven years on, the remnants of Ukraine’s pro-democracy movement gathered in

It was a far cry from the mass protests of the Orange Revolution. Seven years on, the remnants of Ukraine’s pro-democracy movement gathered in

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Ukraine's faded orange

Revolutionary energy in Ukraine today is a far cry from seven years ago. Then, hundreds of thousands of people protested over a presidential election

Revolutionary energy in Ukraine today is a far cry from seven years ago. Then, hundreds of thousands of people protested over a presidential election

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Tymoshenko's ordeal

Ukraine’s Yulia Tymoshenko, convicted of abuse of office in resolving a gas dispute, has had her share of accusations of shady dealing on the path

Ukraine’s Yulia Tymoshenko, convicted of abuse of office in resolving a gas dispute, has had her share of accusations of shady dealing on the path

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Former 'Orange' allies face off at Tymoshenko trial

Ukraine’s ex-president Viktor Yushchenko had to run a gauntlet of angry supporters of the country’s former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko as he

Ukraine’s ex-president Viktor Yushchenko had to run a gauntlet of angry supporters of the country’s former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko as he

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Ukrainian president: "We will continue our European integration process"

Having narrowly won Ukraine’s presidential election in February, former opposition leader Viktor Yanukovich has now been sworn in. He chose Brussels

Having narrowly won Ukraine’s presidential election in February, former opposition leader Viktor Yanukovich has now been sworn in. He chose Brussels

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Ukraine set for tense presidential ballot

The first round of Ukraine’s presidential election is set for Sunday against a backdrop of deep economic gloom, voter apathy and corruption. Many

The first round of Ukraine’s presidential election is set for Sunday against a backdrop of deep economic gloom, voter apathy and corruption. Many

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Ukrainian presidential race heats up

Ukrainian Head of State Viktor Yushchenko has joined the race for the presidency in January. Voter support for reelection of the former leader of

Ukrainian Head of State Viktor Yushchenko has joined the race for the presidency in January. Voter support for reelection of the former leader of

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The battle for Ukraine's presidency

Ukraine’s presidential election campaign is underway with opinion polls already dismissing the current incumbent’s chances of retaining his post

Ukraine’s presidential election campaign is underway with opinion polls already dismissing the current incumbent’s chances of retaining his post

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Political skirmish may be behind Naftogaz raid

Observers say an armed raid on the headquarters of Ukraine’s state-owned gas company Naftogaz represents a fresh twist in the power struggle between

Observers say an armed raid on the headquarters of Ukraine’s state-owned gas company Naftogaz represents a fresh twist in the power struggle between

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Ukraine's finance minister quits amid loan row

Ukraine’s Finance Minister Viktor Pynzenyk has quit, claiming he had become a “hostage to politics”. The announcement was made amid a row over a

Ukraine’s Finance Minister Viktor Pynzenyk has quit, claiming he had become a “hostage to politics”. The announcement was made amid a row over a

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Better EU-Ukraine gas ties

The EU and Ukraine have agreed to seek closer energy ties. President Viktor Yushchenko has been in Brussels for talks aimed at avoiding more

The EU and Ukraine have agreed to seek closer energy ties. President Viktor Yushchenko has been in Brussels for talks aimed at avoiding more

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Gas crisis causes political turmoil in Ukraine

Opposition parties in Ukraine are pressing for the resignation of the Government over the row with Russia that has left the country without gas

Opposition parties in Ukraine are pressing for the resignation of the Government over the row with Russia that has left the country without gas

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Mourning in Ukraine after apartment blast

Ukrainians are holding a national day of mourning to remember the victims of an explosion that tore apart a block of flats two days ago. Up to 24

Ukrainians are holding a national day of mourning to remember the victims of an explosion that tore apart a block of flats two days ago. Up to 24