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Anti-shale gas campaign gets new momentum with Svoboda

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Jan. 18, 2013, 12:21 a.m. | Politics — by Katya Gorchinskaya

Shale gas burns at the Consol Energy Horizontal Gas Drilling Rig, exploring the Marcellus Shale outside the town of Waynesburg, April 13, 2012 (AFP)
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Katya Gorchinskaya

Katya Gorchinskaya has been the Kyiv Post's deputy chief editor since 2009 and is a contributor to The Wall Street Journal and other publications. Follow her on Twitter @kgorchinskaya.

Ukraine’s feeble attempts to wean itself from natural gas dependency through diversification are now finding enemies in unexpected places, including the oppositional Svoboda Party, which is now a political player on the national stage.

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