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The EU shelved agreements with Ukraine on political association and free trade after the conviction last October of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, Yanukovich’s fiercest opponent.

A number of European leaders snubbed a regional summit in Ukraine in May, prompting Kyiv to put off the event. They also called for a political boycott of the European soccer championship which Ukraine co-hosts in June and July.

Russia, meanwhile, has refused to review a gas supply deal with Ukraine which, according to Yanukovich’s government, sets an exorbitant price for the fuel.

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