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Tens of thousands of people crowded to hear the choices, who face confirmation votes in parliament on Feb. 27. The proposed candidates represent a collection of veteran politicians and new civic activists to  lead Ukraine’s government into the post-Yanukovych and post-Mykola Azarov era. 

The crowd wasn’t happy with the two men who may become the nation’s top two leaders.

Interim President Oleksander Turchynov, named speaker of parliament and given the powers of head of state after Yanukovych fled and was impeached on Feb. 22, got booed when he took the stage.

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