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Footballer Shevchenko transfers Hr 10 million to Ukraine-Forward account

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Aug. 31, 2012, 6:24 p.m. | Politics — by Interfax-Ukraine

Ukraine's footballer Andriy Shevchenko, who is second on the electoral list of Natalia Korolevska's Ukraine - Forward! Party, transferred Hr 10 million to a bank in Kyiv on Friday to support the party.
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Ukraine's footballer Andriy Shevchenko, who is second on the electoral list of Natalia Korolevska's Ukraine - Forward! Party, transferred Hr 10 million to a bank in Kyiv on Friday to support the party, the party's press service reported.

According to Shevchenko, this is his contribution into the renewal of Ukraine's politics.

"I have made my contribution in support of the party - this is my investment in the renewal of Ukrainian politics. I urge all those who share our values to help our party. Together as a team we are invincible. Ukraine will move forward!" the footballer said.

The party's press service noted that Ukraine - Forward! is collecting funds to support their campaign.

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Hector Lopez Aug. 31, 2012, 6:20 p.m.    

I'm sure this money has come from the POR.....

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AL BALA Sept. 8, 2012, 12:48 a.m.    

He earnrd his $$$$ honestly - hard work !

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Olexander Kravets Aug. 31, 2012, 9:15 p.m.    

I am sure that this MOney will only go to help Yanukovich to kill our country further, since theis party "Forward" is a payed party of Yanukovich

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AL BALA Sept. 8, 2012, 12:47 a.m.    

Why ?

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Bill Pannell Sept. 4, 2012, 11:58 a.m.    

I is such a shame that different factions of the opposition cannot unite...This failure plays into Yanukovich and his oligarchs' hands. Wise up opposition!
The opposition needs to compromise and unite..

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AL BALA Sept. 8, 2012, 12:46 a.m.    

In Kharkiv member election commission said it from the "United Russia"

http://www.pravda.com.ua/news/2012/09/7/6972243/

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