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Tymoshenko's husband thanks Obama, asks for more visa bans

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Dec. 11, 2012, 12:08 p.m. | Ukraine — by Katya Gorchinskaya

Oleksander Tymoshenko, the husband of imprisoned former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, gives a press conference on April 30 in Prague.
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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. She can be reached at katya.gorchinskaya@gmail.com.

Just a day after First Deputy Prosecutor General Renat Kuzmin's Dec. 3 letter to U.S. President Barack Obama was released publicly, another high-profile Ukrainian decided to write to him.

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