Eugenia Tymoshenko interviewed on BBC HARDtalk (VIDEO)

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Feb. 21, 2012, 3:18 p.m. | Politics — by Kyiv Post

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Eugenia Tymoshenko, the daughter of Ukraine’s jailed opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko, was interviewed by BBC HARDtalk. The interview will be aired Feb. 21 at 6:30, 11:30, 17:30 and 23:30; and on Feb. 22 at 2:30 (Kyiv time).

The interview can also be watched below, courtesy of a YouTube posting.

In the interview, Eugenia Tymoshenko repeated concerns that her mother is not recieving proper medical treatment in prison. She denied wrongdoing by her mother repeating claims that the charges and 7-year jail sentence handed down are a politically-motivated attempt by President Viktor Yanukovych to sideline his main rival.

Click here to read a Russian language report about this on

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