Party of Regions’ congress shows gap between words, actions

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July 31, 2012, 6:51 p.m. | Politics — by Denis Rafalsky, Yuriy Onyshkiv

Publicity-shy Party of Regions lawmaker Yuriy Ivaniushchenko, a man of few words, avoided journalists.
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Denis Rafalsky

Yuriy Onyshkiv

 In a way, the Party of Regions congress on July 30 resembled lemmings dutifully walking towards the cliff. The congress votes unanimously on candidates to be put forth to voters for the Oct. 28 parliamentary election – even though the delegates didn’t know who they were voting for.

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freedom..... July 31, 2012, 7:30 p.m.    

This pretty much sums it up....."... lemmings dutifully walking towards the cliff..."

The end is near,,,,yanuk and his dictatorship are about to run over the cliff.

Good riddance.....

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AL BALA Aug. 25, 2012, 3:31 a.m.    

A Nation of Sheep, Breeds a Government of Wolves!

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IvanovPetrovSidorov July 31, 2012, 8 p.m.    

God speed PoR! We will be Viktorious!

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freedom..... July 31, 2012, 8:55 p.m.    


Why,,,,why would you support a party that is corrupt to the core, individually and collectively.
They do nothing for the good of the nation......only for the good of themselves.
Why would you praise them????


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carl July 31, 2012, 10:53 p.m.    

Tax reform,Customs reform,Pension reform,EURO2012 success!

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freedom..... Aug. 1, 2012, 2:35 a.m.    

only in your mind!!
And at what cost to the taxpayer?
$4 billion disappeared!
What reform do you classify this?

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AL BALA Aug. 1, 2012, 10:45 a.m.    

Gee ?

Typical PoR lies !

Kolesnichenko says that his father died in the war for 13 years before his birth.

Vadim Kolesnichenko told a fantastic piece of his biography. His dad gave birth to the future MP for at least 13 years after death.

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IvanovPetrovSidorov Aug. 1, 2012, 12:57 p.m.    

Show me one party that isn't corrupt to the core. I hope that, at least this lot, has already satiated themselves with the riches of the nation and will now try to put things right. We don't need another hungry lot at the trough turning things upside down only to enrich themselves as a first priority. Also, when the opposition starts being more centrist and listen to the majority of the electorate, instead of being ultra right and divisive, then I will gladly follow.

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Job Alexander Amersfoort Aug. 1, 2012, 1:49 p.m.    

You just saying you support human right violators right? Does not matter, I respect the few with a dead brain.

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IvanovPetrovSidorov Aug. 1, 2012, 2:23 p.m.    

Fuck off cunt! Woo-hooo! Ukraine has just won gold in women's quadruple sculls final! Yes, yes, yes!

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AL BALA July 31, 2012, 9:19 p.m.    

“According to various estimates, the level of shadow Ukrainian economy is over 30 percent of GDP [gross domestic product],” he acknowledged.

Prime Minister Mykola Azarov predictably put the blame on his predecessors,

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carl July 31, 2012, 10:49 p.m.    

Stand aside POR,Yushchenko is back in the saddle and OU is coming on strong. Yushchenko the Ukrainian comeback kid!

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harley Aug. 1, 2012, 11:56 a.m.    

This, of course, is no surprise. They run the country the same way they ran the congress. In the Rada, the POR and their coalition partners always vote unanimously for whatever they are told to vote for; and of course most of them don't know what they are voting for and most of them are not even present when their votes as cast for them by party operatives. This is not a democracy.

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AL BALA Aug. 5, 2012, 3 p.m.    

In Dnipropetrovsk killed renowned environmentalist

July 27 he held a press conference that announced the location information in Saksaganskogo near Krivoy Rog 180 tons of chemically contaminated and radioactive scrap metal.

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AL BALA Aug. 6, 2012, 3:13 p.m.    

In Sumy murdered man Tyahnybok

In the investigation that led Basil hoopoe on the situation of growing drugs, he also conducted an investigation of "exporting" children of Sumy to Moscow.

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AL BALA Aug. 6, 2012, 10:55 p.m.    

Svobodivtsya found covered with branches of the lake with traces of suffocation

The wife of the deceased representative of the "Freedom" told her husband the details.

Wife of Basil Ydoda Oksana said that her husband found on the lake, covered with branches and leaves with obvious signs of beating and strangling.

Suspicions aroused, and the fact that the body of the deceased refused to give to his wife.

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