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  1. This day in historyRead the original story

    Saturday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... wake of a huge tsunami triggered by a monster earthquake underneath the Indian Ocean. Opposition leader Viktor Yushchenko (yoo-SHEN'-koh) declared victory in Ukraine's fiercely contested presidential election. In an audiotape, a man purported to be ...

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  2. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | HeraldNet

    ... wake of a huge tsunami triggered by a monster earthquake underneath the Indian Ocean. Opposition leader Viktor Yushchenko declared victory in Ukraine's fiercely contested presidential election. In an audiotape, a man purported to be Osama bin Laden ...

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  3. Ukraine's ex-president Yushchenko says Crimea and Donbass 'less Ukrainian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Pravda

    Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko said that the Crimea and the Donbass had always been "less Ukrainian" territories. In those regions, local residents do not wear traditional Ukrainian embroidered shirts, known as vyshivankas.

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  4. Ukraine votes to renounce non-aligned statusRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Newkerala.com

    ... resident Leonid Kuchma officially announced Ukraine's plans to join the alliance. During the presidency of Viktor Yushchenko, Ukraine launched a dialogue on the possible membership. When Yanukovych came to power, Ukraine was given a non-bloc status.

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  5. How Many Enemies Does America Want? Congress Sacrifices U.S. Security ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Cato Institute

    ... openly intervened in Kiev's political struggles, including through taxpayer-funded NGOs. The U.S. backed Viktor Yushchenko in the so-called Orange Revolution in 2005. He proved to be querulous and ineffective and was trounced in the 2010 race by the ...

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  6. How Many Enemies Does America Want? Congress Sacrifices U.S. Security ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Forbes.com

    ... openly intervened in Kiev's political struggles, including through taxpayer-funded NGOs. The U.S. backed Viktor Yushchenko in the so-called Orange Revolution in 2005. He proved to be querulous and ineffective and was trounced in the 2010 race by the ... 1 comment

  7. A Look Back At How The Ukraine Crisis Erupted And What To Expect In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Forbes.com

    ... Revolution . The issue at hand back then was a falsified Presidential election, featuring a technocrat, Viktor Yushchenko and a thuggish, twice convicted felon backed by the outgoing regime named Viktor Yanukovych . When it became obvious that the ...

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  8. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Daily-Jeff.com

    On Dec. 11, 1936, Britain's King Edward VIII abdicated the throne so he could marry American divorcee Wallis Warfield Simpson; his brother, Prince Albert, became King George VI. Ten years ago: Doctors in Austria said that Ukrainian presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko had been poisoned with dioxin, which caused the severe disfigurement and partial paralysis of his face.

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  9. Today in history: Dec. 11Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... symbols, such as Jewish skullcaps and large Christian crosses. 2004 - Ukrainian presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko was poisoned with dioxin, doctors say, adding that the highly toxic chemical could have been put in the opposition leader's ...

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  10. UPI Almanac for Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Big News Network.com

    ... carry out the assault. In 2004, Vienna doctors treating the mystery illness of Ukrainian opposition leader Viktor Yushchenko determined he was poisoned with dioxin while campaigning for president. In 2006, Jewish groups worldwide expressed anger as ...

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  11. Viktor Yushchenko to chair Ukraine's National BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Pravda

    ... y sources, the post of the head of the National Bank of Ukraine may go either to Dominique Strauss-Kahn or Viktor Yushchenko . They say this is serious," he wrote. 14 comments

  12. Thursday, December 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... symbols, such as Jewish skullcaps and large Christian crosses. 2004 - Ukrainian presidential candidate Viktor Yushchenko was poisoned with dioxin, doctors say, adding that the highly toxic chemical could have been put in the opposition leader's ...

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  13. Who Are Ukraine's New Foreign-Born Ministers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Jaresko made no secret of her sympathies for the pro-Western uprising. She went on serve on then-President Viktor Yushchenko's Foreign Investors Advisory Council. Jaresko faces a tough job warding off economic collapse, battling corruption, and ...

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  14. Natallia Radzina: Ukrainian authorities should not lobby Lukashenka's interests in IMFRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Charter97

    ... told me how Belarusian opposition members were disappointed after the 2004 revolution, when new president Viktor Yushchenko met with Aliaksandr Lukashenka, tried to establish warm relations with the Belarusian leader and didn't mention violations of ...

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  15. 'Foreigners at the helm of Ukraine means much more chaos'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Russia Taday

    Instead of resolving problems with his citizens Ukraine's president is engaging with foreigners and serving their interests, which might lead to a systematic crisis and unrest, Anna Van Densky, political commentator for the EU Reporter magazine, told RT. Anna Van Densky: First of all it is not a completely new experience for Ukrainians because previously they had an American First lady. 16 comments

  16. Ukraine's new speaker Volodymyr HroysmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Newsday

    ... construction, often working with his father. He first entered politics in 2005 when he joined President Viktor Yushchenko's Our Ukraine party as a 27-year-old city councillor. A year later, he was mayor of the central Ukrainian city of Vinnytsya, ...

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  17. New Ukrainian parliament: Fresh start or off on the wrong foot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... out again," said Ukraine expert Schneider-Deters. It reminds him of the conflict between former President Viktor Yushchenko and Tymoshenko when the two were in power between 2005 and 2010. But Schneider-Deters said there is reason to be hopeful this ... 9 comments

  18. First session of new Rada opened in KyivRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | Interfax

    KYIV. Nov 27 - Oleksandr Turchynov, the chairman of the 7th Ukrainian Verkhovna Rada, opened a ceremonial session of the 8th Rada in Kyiv on Thursday morning, at which the parliamentarians are to take an oath. Attending the ceremony are Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Cabinet members led by Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk, former Presidents Leonid Kravchuk, Leonid Kuchma, and Viktor Yushchenko, members of the diplomatic corps and other dignitaries.

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  19. Russian-Ukrainian spat over anti-Semitism reaches the UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... history, with Ukraine being "the worst of them," Zuroff told the Post. Victor Yanukovich's predecessor, Viktor Yushchenko, engaged in an effort to rehabilitate figures such as Stepan Bandera, a leader of the Ukrainian national movement during the ...

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  20. Ukraine to remove Great Patriotic War mentions from textbooksRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... did not make any comments on the National Ukrainian Memory Institute's initiative. Under former president Viktor Yushchenko, the term Great Patriotic War had already been removed from Ukrainian history textbooks, but this mention was brought back ...

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