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Voice of America: Ukraine’s language fight may backfire on Yanukovych

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Aug. 10, 2012, 8:06 a.m. | Ukraine abroad — by James Brooke

The rally to protect Ukrainian language is scheduled for Aug 24.
© Ganna Bernyk

Lviv — Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has signed a law that restores many privileges to Russian, a language that was favored in the Soviet era. 

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