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  1. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Record

    ... the dismissal. Ten years ago: Former "Tonight Show" host Johnny Carson died in Los Angeles at age 79. Viktor Yushchenko was sworn in as president of Ukraine. The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Atlanta Falcons 27-10 to win the NFC championship ...

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  2. Wiesenthal Center pans Svoboda march but many Ukrainian Jews aren't worriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Jerusalem Post

    ... system and by direct election of candidates by region. Ousted President Victor Yanukovich's predecessor, Viktor Yushchenko, engaged in an effort to rehabilitate figures such as Bandera, posthumously awarding him the title of "Hero of Ukraine" in ... 8 comments

  3. Thousands of Ukraine Nationalists March in KievRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Outlook

    ... was posthumously decorated with a Hero of Ukraine medal in January 2010 by the then pro-Western president Viktor Yushchenko. The decision outraged Russia and was revoked by the Moscow-backed leadership prior to its own ouster in February. Ukranian ... 1 comment

  4. Russian journalists attacked, robbed at nationalist torchlight march in KievRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | Russia Taday

    ... camp. He is regarded as a highly controversial figure in the Ukrainian society. In 2010, President Viktor Yushchenko gave him the title of Ukraine's Hero, but in the same year, the Donetsk administrative court canceled the decision, calling it ... 13 comments

  5. Ukraine Wants to Join NATO and Fight Russia: U.S. Must Say No and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Cato Institute

    ... and cultural relations with Russia. The majority wanted to join the European Union but not NATO. President Viktor Yushchenko, the disastrous 2005 election winner backed by the U.S., unsuccessfully pushed his country to join the Western military ...

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  6. Making Enemies America Can't Afford: Congress Votes More Sanctions on RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Switched

    ... openly intervened in Kiev's political struggles, including through taxpayer-funded NGOs. The U.S. backed Viktor Yushchenko in the so-called Orange Revolution in 2005. He proved to be querulous and ineffective and was trounced in the 2010 race by the ...

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  7. This day in historyRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 27 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... wake of a huge tsunami triggered by a monster earthquake underneath the Indian Ocean. Opposition leader Viktor Yushchenko (yoo-SHEN'-koh) declared victory in Ukraine's fiercely contested presidential election. In an audiotape, a man purported to be ...

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  8. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | HeraldNet

    ... wake of a huge tsunami triggered by a monster earthquake underneath the Indian Ocean. Opposition leader Viktor Yushchenko declared victory in Ukraine's fiercely contested presidential election. In an audiotape, a man purported to be Osama bin Laden ...

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  9. Ukraine's ex-president Yushchenko says Crimea and Donbass 'less Ukrainian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Pravda

    Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko said that the Crimea and the Donbass had always been "less Ukrainian" territories. In those regions, local residents do not wear traditional Ukrainian embroidered shirts, known as vyshivankas.

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  10. Ukraine votes to renounce non-aligned statusRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... resident Leonid Kuchma officially announced Ukraine's plans to join the alliance. During the presidency of Viktor Yushchenko, Ukraine launched a dialogue on the possible membership. When Yanukovych came to power, Ukraine was given a non-bloc status.

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  11. How Many Enemies Does America Want? Congress Sacrifices U.S. Security ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Cato Institute

    ... openly intervened in Kiev's political struggles, including through taxpayer-funded NGOs. The U.S. backed Viktor Yushchenko in the so-called Orange Revolution in 2005. He proved to be querulous and ineffective and was trounced in the 2010 race by the ...

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  12. How Many Enemies Does America Want? Congress Sacrifices U.S. Security ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... openly intervened in Kiev's political struggles, including through taxpayer-funded NGOs. The U.S. backed Viktor Yushchenko in the so-called Orange Revolution in 2005. He proved to be querulous and ineffective and was trounced in the 2010 race by the ... 1 comment

  13. A Look Back At How The Ukraine Crisis Erupted And What To Expect In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... Revolution . The issue at hand back then was a falsified Presidential election, featuring a technocrat, Viktor Yushchenko and a thuggish, twice convicted felon backed by the outgoing regime named Viktor Yanukovych . When it became obvious that the ...

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  14. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Daily-Jeff.com

    On Dec. 11, 1936, Britain's King Edward VIII abdicated the throne so he could marry American divorcee Wallis Warfield Simpson; his brother, Prince Albert, became King George VI. Ten years ago: Doctors in Austria said that Ukrainian presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko had been poisoned with dioxin, which caused the severe disfigurement and partial paralysis of his face.

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  15. Today in history: Dec. 11Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... symbols, such as Jewish skullcaps and large Christian crosses. 2004 - Ukrainian presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko was poisoned with dioxin, doctors say, adding that the highly toxic chemical could have been put in the opposition leader's ...

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  16. UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... carry out the assault. In 2004, Vienna doctors treating the mystery illness of Ukrainian opposition leader Viktor Yushchenko determined he was poisoned with dioxin while campaigning for president. In 2006, Jewish groups worldwide expressed anger as ...

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  17. Viktor Yushchenko to chair Ukraine's National BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Pravda

    ... y sources, the post of the head of the National Bank of Ukraine may go either to Dominique Strauss-Kahn or Viktor Yushchenko . They say this is serious," he wrote. 14 comments

  18. Thursday, December 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... symbols, such as Jewish skullcaps and large Christian crosses. 2004 - Ukrainian presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko was poisoned with dioxin, doctors say, adding that the highly toxic chemical could have been put in the opposition leader's ...

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  19. Who Are Ukraine's New Foreign-Born Ministers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Jaresko made no secret of her sympathies for the pro-Western uprising. She went on serve on then-President Viktor Yushchenko's Foreign Investors Advisory Council. Jaresko faces a tough job warding off economic collapse, battling corruption, and ...

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  20. Natallia Radzina: Ukrainian authorities should not lobby Lukashenka's interests in IMFRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Charter97

    ... told me how Belarusian opposition members were disappointed after the 2004 revolution, when new president Viktor Yushchenko met with Aliaksandr Lukashenka, tried to establish warm relations with the Belarusian leader and didn't mention violations of ...

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