Ex-top cop Lutsenko spends prison time reading voraciously

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July 20, 2012, 12:27 a.m. | Politics — by Olga Rudenko

Former Interior Minister Yuriy Lutsenko has been in jail since December 2010, during which time he says he has read 200 books while serving a four-year sentence on what some see as politically motivated charges.
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Olga Rudenko

Being a prisoner has its advantages.
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Frederick Sass July 20, 2012, 2:19 a.m.    

I wonder why Yanukovych expends so many resources jailing his opposition, Yulia Tymoshenko, Yuriy Lutsenko, and other, when he could easily just have the firing squad do it. Yanukovych is just a half-hearted dictator. He could takes lessons Assad on how to be more ruthless.

(Now that you mention it, isn't it peculiar that Putin supports both Yanukovych''s regime & Assad's regime. They are more similar than I originally thought.)

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