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Arseniy Yatseniuk nominated to lead new government as Ukraine prime minister (VIDEO)

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Feb. 27, 2014, 8:12 a.m. | Politics — by Oksana Grytsenko

Tens of thousands gather in Kyiv's Independence Square to hear the line-up of the new pro-Western cabinet on Feb. 26. The line-up of the new pro-Western cabinet is due to be read out to the masses on Kiev's barricades-riven Independence Square -- the crucible of the latest wave of protests and also the site of the pro-democracy 2004 Orange Revolution that first nudged Ukraine on its Westward course.
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Oksana Grytsenko

Leaders of the EuroMaidan revolution that toppled Viktor Yanukovych as president took the stage of Kyiv's Independence Square on Feb. 26 and proposed candidates for prime minister and Cabinet of Ministers. 

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