Yanukovych reportedly declares he is Ukraine's president and plans press conference in Russia on Feb. 28
Overthrown Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych says that he is still the president of Ukraine, according to an address that Yanukovych made to the people of Ukraine, according to Interfax-Ukraine news service. In photo, he is shown on Feb. 21, a day before he fled Kyiv and was impeached by parlaiment.
Viktor Yanukovych is planning a press conference for Feb. 28 at 5 p.m. in the Russian port city of Rostov-on-Don, according to Russian news agencies.
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