Pynzenyk, ex-finance minister, calls Tymoshenko ‘destructive force’

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Dec. 3, 2010, 2:26 a.m. | Ukraine — by Peter Byrne

Former Finance Minister Viktor Pynzenyk

Former Finance Minister Viktor Pynzenyk delivered a withering critique of Yulia Tymoshenko, his former boss, to the U.S. ambassador earlier this year, according to a U.S. Embassy cable published on Dec. 1 by WikiLeaks.
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Anonymous Dec. 3, 2010, 4:57 a.m.    


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Anonymous Dec. 3, 2010, 9:32 a.m.    

but in fact what he says can perfectly apply to Yanukovich

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Anonymous Dec. 3, 2010, 11:13 a.m.    

To be fair to Pynzenyk, he is right. It is why there has been no united opposition since February - No other opposition party wants to join behind such a destructive figurehead.

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Anonymous Dec. 3, 2010, 5:53 p.m.    

How much did yANUK pay you,,scum.

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