Vox Populi with Anastasia Forina: Which Ukrainian politician would you most like to meet with?

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Nov. 17, 2011, 10:29 p.m. | Vox Populi — by Anastasia Forina

Anastasia Forina

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Which Ukrainian politician would you most like to meet with?

Yevgeniia Yefremova,
insurance agent

“Ukrainians are dissatisfied, the opposition is in jail, that’s all I know about the political situation in Ukraine as I’m from Russia and this is my first time in Kyiv. I wouldn't like to meet any of Ukrainian politicians, except Yulia Tymoshenko. However, I would like to ask her about personal life rather than politics.”

Andriy Rustamov,
advertising manager

“I would like to meet with the former Kyiv Major Oleksandr Omel­chenko. I like him both as a person and as a politician. It would be great to have him as a candidate on the future local elections.”

Yegor Krainii,
film director

“There is no person in the government I would like to meet with. Good people do not go into politics in Ukraine.”

Vitalyi Mytsak,

“I think I would like to meet with President Viktor Yanukovych. I have plenty of questions for him. I’m curious about his reaction on the growing feeling of disgust and resentment among Ukrainians.”

Iryna Okrushko,

“I would like to spend an hour with the former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko. She is an interesting woman. It would be great to learn more about her private life.”

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