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Swedish minister, Yatseniuk not allowed to meet with imprisoned Tymoshenko

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Sept. 15, 2012, 11:24 p.m. | Ukraine — by Katya Gorchinskaya

Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt
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Katya Gorchinskaya

Katya Gorchinskaya has been the Kyiv Post's deputy chief editor since 2009 and is a contributor to The Wall Street Journal and other publications. Follow her on Twitter @kgorchinskaya.

 YALTA, Ukraine -- Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt and leader of the United Opposition Arseniy Yatseniuk were denied a meeting with ex-Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko in prison, which she has requested.

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