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  1. A year after Russia took Crimea, stronger Ukraine military braces for long fightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | McClatchy

    ... war," said Leonid Polyakov, who was Ukraine's minister of defense during the pro-West presidency of Viktor Yushchenko and remains one of this nation's top military experts. "Ukraine does not want this war. Ukraine has been forced into this fight, ...

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  2. Georgian Expert Offers To Involve Armenia In Regional ProjectsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Groong

    GEORGIAN EXPERT OFFERS TO INVOLVE ARMENIA IN REGIONAL PROJECTS March 2, 2015 15:06 Photo: http://dm-c.it/ Yerevan /Mediamax/. Irakli Gogava, Georgian international relations expert and former advisor to ex-President of Ukraine Viktor Yushchenko, stated that Armenia needs to be involved in regional projects.

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  3. Who was outspoken Putin critic Boris Nemtsov?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Windsor Beacon

    ... supported Ukraine's Orange Revolution in 2004 and became an economic adviser for Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko, who ousted the presidential candidate backed by Yanukovych. In 2008, Nemtsov helped create the Solidarity movement that deposed ...

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  4. Slain Russian opposition leader often criticized PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | USA Today

    ... supported Ukraine's Orange Revolution in 2004 and became an economic adviser for Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko, who ousted the presidential candidate backed by Yanukovych. In 2008, Nemtsov helped create the Solidarity movement that deposed ...

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  5. Who killed Boris Nemtsov?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Pravda

    A few hours ago, on the evening of February 27, 2015, Boris Nemtsov , former deputy prime minister of the Russian Federation and a leader of the Russian opposition, was murdered, some 200 meters away from the Kremlin. According to a CIA-sponsored publication that lost no time in updating its Nemtsov's biography, he had been "an outspoken critic of Vladimir Putin."

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  6. Anti-Kremlin leader Boris Nemtsov fatally shot in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | USA Today

    ... eastern Ukraine. Nemtsov supported Ukraine's Orange Revolution in 2004 and became an economic adviser for Viktor Yushchenko, who ousted the presidential candidate backed by Yanukovych. In 2008, Nemtsov help create the Solidarity movement that ...

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  7. Boris Nemtsov, Another Putin Critic, has been KilledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | RedState

    Just to name a few, there's Anna Politkovskaya, Viktor Yushchenko, and Sergei Yushenkhov.* Now, we can add former deputy prime minister, opposition party leader, and liberal Boris Nemtsov. Just one days before a opposition rally is scheduled to take place, he was shot four times from a passing car while he was taking a walk.

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  8. A major Russian opposition figure was just shot dead in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Nemtsov served as a deputy prime minister and a regional governor in the 1990s under previous Russian president Boris Yeltsin, and advised Ukrainian president Viktor Yushchenko after Ukraine's "Orange Revolution" in 2004. In the 1990s, as governor of Russia's Nizhny-Novgorod region, Nemtsov, a former physicist, helped implement free-market reforms.

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  9. After year of conflict, Ukrainians believe theya re fighting for survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... Oleh Rybachuk, secretary of state and head of the Presidential Secretariat for former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko, who was considered Western-friendly, said the past year of challenges had already changed the country in some ways. ...

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  10. Charlemagne: Soaring hopes, dark fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Economist

    ... standards or its visa regime. After the Orange revolution in 2004 pro-reform Ukrainians rested hopes with Viktor Yushchenko, who became president, and Yulia Tymoshenko, the prime minister; they had protested together but fell out disastrously in ...

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  11. Global Rivals Locking Horns In Ukrainian WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Investopedia

    ... were fraudulent, due to mass violations of protocol. These demonstrators supported the candidacy of Viktor Yushchenko, a politician who leaned more toward Western policies. Thus, over the 2 months from 22nd November 2004 to 23rd January 2005, the ...

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  12. Soaring hopes, dark fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Economist

    ... standards or its visa regime. After the Orange revolution in 2004 pro-reform Ukrainians rested hopes with Viktor Yushchenko, who became president, and Yulia Tymoshenko, the prime minister; they had protested together but fell out disastrously in ...

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  13. Minsk meeting may seal Ukraine's fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Deutsche Welle

    ... so-called 'color revolutions', Lukashenko already had good contacts to Ukraine's president at the time, Viktor Yushchenko, after 2004," she told Deutsche Welle. That's the reason Ukraine asked Lukashenko for support after the change of power in ...

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  14. full commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Recorder

    ... in Ukrainian politics. Nine years ago, our government treated the poisoned, losing electoral candidate Viktor Yushchenko and we supported the recent coup there. Russia's neighbors have been recruited into NATO and clearly the aim has been to draw ...

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  15. Ukraine Fast FactsRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... President Vladimir Putin also supports Yanukovych's campaign. September 2004 - Opposition candidate Viktor Yushchenko develops a mysterious illness which leaves his face pock-marked. Medical tests later show he is suffering from dioxin poisoning. ...

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  16. Arsenal: games of patriotsRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Day

    ... relation to art. Actually, Mystetsky Arsenal was founded to satisfy the ambitions of the then president Viktor Yushchenko, who in the background of total failure with promised reforms sought to leave at least some trace in history. The transfer of ...

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  17. A Right Wing Former Czech President's Views on UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | OpEdNews

    Presentation at the panel "Europe, the Ukraine and Russia", Vienna Com.Sult Congress, House of Industry, Vienna, January 20, 2015.[tag] When I was asked by David Ungar-Klein to speak here today on Ukraine , I hesitated. My knowledge of Ukraine is rather limited and I don t pretend to be an expert on this sorely tried country.

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  18. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | 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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  19. Wiesenthal Center pans Svoboda march but many Ukrainian Jews aren't worriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | 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

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

    Jan 1, 2015 | 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