Lifestyles of the rich and corrupt

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Feb. 28, 2014, 12:01 a.m. | People — by Olga Rudenko

The lavish interior that could be mistaken for a room in a Venice palazzo is one of the bathrooms in the mansion of former Prosecutor General Viktor Pshonka in Kyiv Oblast, photographed on Feb. 22 after Pshonka fled Kyiv and protesters broke into his house.
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Olga Rudenko

When thousands of people entered the mansion of overthrown President Viktor Yanukovych on Feb. 22, within hours after he fled Kyiv and relinquished power, they were stunned beyond words.

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