The FINANCIAL: Yanukovych lashed over Tymoshenko case

Sep. 17, 2012 16:47
215 159
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych
Photo by

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych faced harsh criticism at an international conference on Friday over the jailing of ex-prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko. Ukraine's hopes of EU membership have stalled amid international outrage at the jailing of Yanukovych's political foe Tymoshenko for seven years for abuse of power over an energy deal she signed with Russia as premier.

Read more here.



215 159

The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively public debate through the Disqus system. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. The Kyiv Post will ban flagrant violators. If you think that a comment or commentator should be banned, please flag the offending material.

comments powered by Disqus

Read more in {{sectionName}} section

All in {{sectionName}} section