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

    Yesterday | 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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  2. Former world's tallest man dies of brain haemorrhageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | 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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  3. Belarus hosts Ukraine talks, strikes neutral position between Moscow and KyivRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | 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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  4. Ukraine's former world's tallest man diesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | 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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  5. "After close communication with Kuchma I removed his portrait from my office at the consulate"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | 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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  6. "Germany wakes up, better late than never"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | 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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  7. Why does the Verkhovna Rada lease the gas pipe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Day

    ... a consortium on the GTS management, tells The Day Bohdan Sokolovsky, former representative of ex-president Viktor Yushchenko on international energy security issues. However, he is convinced that Ukraine can change it. Sokolovsky thinks that for ...

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  8. The Russian embargo and the Ukrainian 'coup from below'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Pravda

    ... TE and their representatives in the local oligarchy managed to win the new elections and bring to power Viktor Yushchenko and Yulia Tymosenko, "their people in Kiev". This, of course, implied a much greater western influence in Ukraine that was ...

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  9. Washington Still Can't Pick Foreign ClientsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | PressReleasePoint

    ... was ecstatic about Ukraine's supposedly pro-Western Orange Revolution in 2004 and the emergence of Viktor Yushchenko as the country's new president. In this case, at least the chosen U.S. client started out with considerable domestic backing. Once ...

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  10. Responding to Putin's Plan Post-CrimeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | CSIS

    ... very well-being of Yanukovich himself. Russian involvement in the poisoning of then-presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko has long been speculated, and the administrative means used in numerous elections to benefit Yanukovich and the Party of ...

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  11. Three elections, three reactions: Ukraine, Egypt and SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Payvand News of Iran

    ... The Orange Revolution, accompanied by mass protests, helped bring to power pro-Western President Viktor Yushchenko who defeated his rival Viktor Yanukovych in a repeat run-off election. It is generally accepted that the supporters of the Orange ...

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  12. MPs in Western Ukrainian Lvov demand Poroshenko reinstate Nazi collaborators as national heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ... and Shukhevich were awarded the title of heroes of Ukraine in 2007 and 2010 respectively, under President Viktor Yushchenko, who came to power in 2005 after the Orange Revolution. But the Nazi collaborators were deprived of the honors as soon as ...

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  13. A Bogeyman In Russia, U.S. Envoy Appears Poised For Moscow JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Tefft was appointed by Obama to be the U.S. envoy to Ukraine, where floundering pro-Western president Viktor Yushchenko subsequently lost re-election to Kremlin-friendly candidate Viktor Yanukovych. Yanukovych fled to Russia in February of this year ...

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  14. Profile: Ukraine's new defence ministerRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | Newsday

    ... the same position as head of the State Guard Directorate (Udo) in the late 2000s under the then President, Viktor Yushchenko. Colonel-General Heletey took an active part in Kiev's offensive against pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine. On 14 ...

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  15. How The Kremlin Wields Its Soft Power In FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... dismissed protesters as "druggy skinheads from Lviv" and accused Western-leaning presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko and his allies of being cozy with neo-Nazis. Asked about his institute's financing, Laughland says the funds are provided by ...

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  16. Gas transmission line project proposed in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... Boyarka, near Kiev, on February 12, 2008. Russian President Vladimir Putin met his Ukrainian counterpart Viktor Yushchenko on February 12, 2008 in Moscow amid crunch talks on averting a cut in Russian gas supplies to the neighboring state. The ...

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  17. Wikileaks Exposes Dark Sides Of Ukraine's Poroshenko, TymoshenkoRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Groong

    ... himself as an insider from the party Nasha Ukrayina (Our Ukraine), a bloc associated with former President Viktor Yushchenko, passionately welcomed by the western leaders. The diplomat, however, questioned the authenticity of Poroshenko's message ...

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  18. Maidan VoyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Weekly Standard

    ... The "Orange Revolution" of 2004 happened when a court ruled Yanukovych's election victory over reformer Viktor Yushchenko had been fraudulent. Into the bargain, someone had poisoned the handsome Yushchenko in the course of the campaign, horribly ...

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  19. Wikileaks Says Ukraine's Poroshenko 'Was US Informant'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Sofia News Agency

    ... as an insider from the party Nasha Ukrayina ( Our Ukraine ), a bloc associated with former President Viktor Yushchenko. Cables sent from the Embassy to the US State Department however suggest that the diplomat doubted the authenticity of ...

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  20. Poroshenko takes Ukrainian helm with tough words for RussiaRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Russia. For many years, Mr. Poroshenko served in the Parliament. He was foreign minister under President Viktor Yushchenko and trade and economics minister under Mr. Yanukovych. The new president earned his fortune making chocolate, and Russia is a ...

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