Higher Administrative Court deprives two MPs of deputy seats

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Feb. 9, 2013, 9:45 a.m. | Ukraine | Politics — by Interfax-Ukraine

Opposition lawmakers wearing red shirts block the work of the Ukrainian parliament in protest of what they allege is an undemocratic process by the ruling party, during the parliament session hall in Kiev, Ukraine, Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013. The inscription on red shirts read 'Personal voting.'
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The Higher Administrative Court of Ukraine has deprived Yedyny Tsentr Party member Pavlo Baloha of his deputy seat. Baloha is a member of the Regions Party parliamentary faction, according to the information on the Web site of the Verkhovna Rada.

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