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Azarov, Sex Shop And Rule Of Law

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Feb. 8, 2013, 1:19 a.m. | Op-ed — by Katya Gorchinskaya

Prime Minister Mykola Azarov’s carefully orchestrated visit to a Kyiv supermarket on Feb. 5 was upended by a citizen who complained that the shop was spiffed up and prices lowered for the VIP visit. The person also complained about the presence of a sex shop nearby.
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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.

Is there anything in common between the sex shop that Prime Minister Mykola Azarov closed down and the opposition’s sleepover in parliament this week? Yes, there is, and it’s not an amorous affair. They are both to do with the rule of law.

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