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  1. The Kremlin, not language, is driving Ukraine apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Globe and Mail

    ... the region was not showing signs of separatism. Eastern and southern Ukrainians accepted the legitimacy of Viktor Yushchenko, a president with a strong base in western Ukraine. Secessionist parties were marginal. The electorate participated eagerly ...

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  2. Ukrainian LessonsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Transitions Online

    ... and ideologies to a clientilistic system built around personal leaders trading favors. The new leaders Viktor Yushchenko, Yulia Tymoshenko, and Viktor Yanukovych used the west-east divide as a way to consolidate their electoral base. The politically ...

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  3. Hero or villain? WWII partisan Bandera still animates Ukraine-Russia fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... for Bandera, whom the Soviet KGB killed in 1959, when he was living in West Germany. Former President Viktor Yushchenko, the pro-West leader of the 2004 Orange Revolution, which many consider the democratic high point in Ukrainian history, ...

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  4. An oligarch's charter to save UkraineRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Daily Caller

    ... tax demands and invasive audits, damaging their interests. When Yanukovich's western-leaning predecessor Viktor Yushchenko was in office it was they who enjoyed the spoils of a friendly government while their more Russian-leaning rivals suffered. ...

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  5. Russia has done more than any other country to support the independent Ukrainian stateRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Stabroek News

    ... it was done in direct breach of the Ukrainian constitution. This is what happened in 2004, when President Viktor Yushchenko won an unconstitutional third round of elections introduced under EU pressure. "This time round, power in Kiev was seized ...

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  6. Commentary: It's not Russia that is destabilising UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... it was done in direct breach of the Ukrainian constitution. This is what happened in 2004, when President Viktor Yushchenko won an unconstitutional third round of elections introduced under EU pressure. This time round, power in Kiev was seized ...

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  7. It's not Russia that is destabilising UkraineRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Free Republic

    ... it was done in direct breach of the Ukrainian constitution. This is what happened in 2004, when President Viktor Yushchenko won an unconstitutional third round of elections introduced under EU pressure. This time round, power in Kiev was seized ...

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  8. Putin's Crimean Assault Backfires; Striking Ukraine Would Be WorseRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | News Max

    ... reforms to restructure the economy and rid the country of the scourge of corrupt officials. Unfortunately, Viktor Yushchenko and Yulia Tymoshenko, the leaders of the Orange Revolution, spent most of their energies fighting one another rather than ...

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  9. Profile: Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine's Presidential Candidate, 'Chocolate King'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Voice of America

    ... in 2004 alongside his now rival Yulia Tymoshenko - becoming foreign minister under the then President Viktor Yushchenko. He built his fortune on the back of his giant chocolate company, Roshen, alongside media and manufacturing interests. Observers ...

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  10. Facing Russia's viewpointRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Jerusalem Post

    ... let's not forget that one of the factors leading to the Orange Revolution was the attempted poisoning of Viktor Yushchenko who in 2004 ran against the very same Viktor Yanukovych that Russia managed to re-install in 2010 and whose ousting was the ...

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  11. Hero or villain? WWII partisan Bandera still animates Ukraine-Russia fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... for Bandera, whom the Soviet KGB killed in 1959, when he was living in West Germany. Former President Viktor Yushchenko, the pro-West leader of the 2004 Orange Revolution, which many consider the democratic high point in Ukrainian history, ...

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  12. Sergei Lavrov: It's Not Russia that Is Destabilizing UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Sofia News Agency

    ... it was done in direct breach of the Ukrainian constitution. This is what happened in 2004, when President Viktor Yushchenko won an unconstitutional third round of elections introduced under EU pressure. This time round, power in Kiev was seized ...

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  13. Ukraine may spiral into crisis with unpredictable consequences: LavrovRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | PanArmenian Network

    ... it was done in direct breach of the Ukrainian constitution. This is what happened in 2004, when President Viktor Yushchenko won an unconstitutional third round of elections introduced under EU pressure. This time round, power in Kiev was seized ...

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  14. Moscow Says Bottoms Up for Crimean WineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Time

    French actor Gerard Depardieu and Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko look at a collection of ancient bottles of wine in a cellar of a wine factory Massandra near Yalta, May 6, 2005.

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  15. Strategies and Impacts of color revolutions: the case of Ukraine and EthiopiaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Tigrai Online

    ... as evidence of such results. Another such case is that of the Ukranian Orange Revolution that declared Viktor Yushchenko, west favoring opposition leader, President defeating the Russia favoring runner Viktor Yanukovych in the disputed presidential ...

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  16. 'Just Because You're Paranoid Doesn't Mean...' Putin Paranoia Borne...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Huffington Post

    ... view of Ukraine's Orange Revolution a decade ago, which resulted in the advent of pro-Western President Viktor Yushchenko, whose scandal-plagued candidacy received only 5 percent of the vote when he ran for re-election against Yanukovich in 2010. ...

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  17. Of oligarchs and plutocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... astonishment on Dmitry Firtash, a Ukrainian businessman associated with Ukrainian former President Viktor Yushchenko . Though widely described as a "billionaire," Mr. Firtash, detained in Vienna last month at the request of the FBI , turns out to ...

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  18. Will Ukraine's new boss be like the old boss?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Japan Times

    ... force that later brought now-deposed President Viktor Yanukovych to power. In 2001, he became friends with Viktor Yushchenko, who gave him his first big break in government after coming to power in 2005. Under President Yushchenko, Poroshenko served ...

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  19. Nato to keep expanding, suspends Russia tiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | EUobserver

    ... due to French and German concerns over Russia relations. For some, such as former Ukrainian president Viktor Yushchenko, who recently spoke to EUobserver in Brussels, the move was a "huge mistake" which opened the door to Russia's invasion of ...

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  20. NATO suspends civilian and military cooperation with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ... to such remarks, the Russian government reminded that pushing for NATO integration in Ukraine during Viktor Yushchenko's presidency had in the past led only to a "widening of the split in Ukrainian society, the majority of which anything but ...

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