RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty: Tymoshenko to remain in clinic for at least one month

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Sept. 18, 2012, 6:02 p.m. | Ukraine | Politics — by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

People hold placards depicting Ukrainian opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko as they shout slogans during the opposition rally in front High Administrative Court of the country in Kyiv on September 10, 2012.

Ukrainian deputy Health Minister Raisa Moiseyenko has said that jailed former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko would stay for at least one more month in a clinic for treatment.

Moiseyenko's statement on September 18 comes one day after a German doctor, Lutz Harms, examined Tymoshenko at the hospital in Kharkiv where she has been undergoing treatement since May due to her complaints over back pains.

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