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  1. The Mass is now celebrated to the sound of the organRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Day

    ... with the leadership of Ukraine by Polish ambassadors and presidents, and even the Pope himself. During Viktor Yushchenko's presidency, the deadlock was broken when Dnipropetrovsk courts ruled in favor of the Roman Catholic community. The believers ...

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  2. "I have no use for destroyed houses, I need people and their stories"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Day

    ... did not do it. After all, I could publish the book even before 2008. We then tried to contact president Viktor Yushchenko's inner circle and ask for help from him. Viktor Topalov MP then expressed a desire to help. He swore to do 'everything for the ...

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  3. Ukrainian Nationalists' Long Ascent To New Heights Of PowerRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Groong

    ... recruiting new members and involving them in nationalist activities. Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko, who Ukrainians voted out after hed served his single term in 2005-2010, facilitated such efforts by altering the Ukrainian school ...

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  4. Ukraine's defense minister loses his job in 3 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Pravda

    Ukrainian Defense Minister Valery Geletey was dismissed from his post. President Poroshenko signed Geletey's report on his resignation from the post of the Minister of Defense.

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  5. That sweet word: lustrationRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Day

    ... cadres. We must mow down the thick idealess weeds of corruption sown in the times of Leonid Kuchma, Viktor Yushchenko, Viktor Yanukovych, and perhaps Petro Poroshenko. It is not only more and more difficult to separate the wheat from the chaff, but ...

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  6. West raises pressure on Russia to save Ukraine truceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Yahoo!

    ... of masked gunmen proclaimed independence after seizing the city's government. Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yushchenko -- a leader of the 2004 pro-democracy Orange Revolution who fought bitterly with Moscow while in power in the subsequent five ...

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  7. Western pressure mounts on Russia to save Ukraine truceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... of masked gunmen proclaimed independence after seizing the city's government. Former Ukrainian president Viktor Yushchenko - a leader of the 2004 pro-democracy Orange Revolution who fought bitterly with Moscow while in power in the subsequent five ...

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  8. Muted hopes for upcoming Ukraine electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... former Interior Minister Yuriy Lutsenko, the bloc includes politicians from pro-Western former President Viktor Yushchenko's era, as well as two names that have caused a fair bit of excitement: Mustafa Nayem and Sergey Leschenko - who are known ...

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  9. Special Status QuoRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Transitions Online

    ... by their party, an order undisturbed by the Orange Revolution and the presidency of Kuchma's successor, Viktor Yushchenko. Nothing in the law adopted on 16 September would surprise the Party of Regions members who still sit in parliament and who, ...

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  10. Ukraine has turned from the east, but has it returned to the west, if ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Day

    ... ruled by a Kuchma," co-organizer of the famous "Ukraine without Kuchma" campaign Volodymyr Chemerys said. "Viktor Yushchenko was a Kuchma, Viktor Yanukovych was one as well, and even co-founder of the Party of Regions [Poroshenko. - Ed.] is a Kuchma ...

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  11. Poland's stake in the Ukraine crisis: hawkish or insightful?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... other, have become much friendlier since the 'Orange Revolution' in the Ukraine, which brought President Viktor Yushchenko to power, and was openly supported by Poland. The February 2014 Ukraine revolution, which Russia calls a "coup", has marked a ...

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  12. Boehner invites Ukrainian president to address CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... denies the charges. Poroshenko becomes the second Ukrainian president to speak to Congress. President Viktor Yushchenko addressed a joint meeting April 6, 2005. The Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, ...

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  13. That time Ukraine tried to join NATO a " and NATO said noRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... with the alliance in Iraq and Afghanistan, but the nature of the partnership remained loose. President Viktor Yushchenko hoped to change that. He had been swept to power during the 2004-2005 Orange Revolution, protests that were prompted by reports ...

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  14. What Ukraine wants from NATORead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... for over 10 years. But at the summit in Bucharest in 2008, Ukraine's pro-Western president at the time, Viktor Yushchenko, suffered a setback. NATO decided that while Ukraine could become a member, it would not give a specific date when the country ...

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  15. NATO accuses Russia of 'blatant violation' of Ukraine sovereigntyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | PanArmenian Network

    ... efforts for a peaceful solution." In 2008, Ukraine applied for NATO membership under then-President Viktor Yushchenko. But the plans were shelved two years later when Viktor Yanukovych came to power and ended Ukraine's NATO ambitions in favor of ...

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  16. Former world's tallest man dies of brain haemorrhageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | ABC News

    ... was given a computer with a specially-designed mouse and keyboard and in 2008, former Ukrainian president Viktor Yushchenko presented him with an adapted car. However, he continued to live in his one-storey house that forced him to bend considerably ...

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  17. Belarus hosts Ukraine talks, strikes neutral position between Moscow and KyivRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... 'color revolutions,' even after 2004, Lukashenko maintained good contacts to Ukraine's then-president, Viktor Yushchenko," Sahm told DW. In 2004, Yushchenko came to power through the "Orange Revolution," which ousted the more Russia-friendly Viktor ...

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  18. Ukraine's former world's tallest man diesRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... was given a computer with a specially designed mouse and keyboard and in 2008 former Ukrainian president Viktor Yushchenko presented him with an adapted car. However he continued to live in his one-story house that forced him to bend considerably ...

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  19. "After close communication with Kuchma I removed his portrait from my office at the consulate"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | The Day

    ... by statistics at the time, with 60 percent [of the electorate] prepared to cast their ballots for Viktor Yushchenko, but with a mere 15 percent believing he'd win the election. Our society was apparently suffering from apathy and disillusionment. To ...

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  20. "Germany wakes up, better late than never"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | The Day

    ... Merkel's last visit to Kyiv was on July 21, 2008. She had a meeting with the then president of Ukraine Viktor Yushchenko in the Horodetsky Building. It is possible that this time negotiations will take place in the well-known House of Chimeras as ...

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