Viktor Yushchenko Newswire

Viktor Yushchenko Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Viktor Yushchenko.

Results 1 - 20 of 69 in Viktor Yushchenko

  1. Corrupt Kyiv traffic cops given the boot in clear sign of reform: ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weyburn This Week

    ... the least trusted institutions in the country. The first aborted attempt was made under former president Viktor Yushchenko in 2005. While the existing force has been dismissed, members under the age of 35 are being allowed to reapply, as long as ...

    Comment?

  2. Entire police force firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Castanet.net

    ... the least trusted institutions in the country. The first aborted attempt was made under former president Viktor Yushchenko in 2005. While the existing force has been dismissed, members under the age of 35 are being allowed to reapply, as long as ...

    Comment?

  3. Ukraine in CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | CFR.org

    ... in 2004 when the Orange Revolution, set off by a rigged presidential election won by Yanukovich, brought Viktor Yushchenko to the presidency. Yet infighting among elites hampered reforms, and severe economic troubles resurged with the global ...

    Comment?

  4. One Year After Ukraine's 'Orange Revolution'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | CFR.org

    The announcement last November that Viktor Yanukovych - the chosen successor to Leonid Kuchma and the Kremlin's favorite - had defeated Viktor Yushchenko, a former prime minister and advocate of market reforms, in the October 2004 presidential election brought thousands into the streets in Ukraine. In Kiev, young and old flocked to Independence Square to protest a vote they viewed as fraudulent.

    Comment?

  5. Postscript: Ukrainians Vote for ParliamentRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2006 | CFR.org

    Ukraine is a vastly different place politically a year and a half after the Orange Revolution swept into power the pro-Western presidency of Viktor Yushchenko. Yushchenko has delivered some needed reforms, including more freedom of speech, government accountability, and democratic pluralism.

    Comment?

  6. Inspiring Career Advice From The Coolest Women In TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Refinery 29

    ... international conferences, meetings with Chinese diplomats, and even to Ukraine to meet former president Viktor Yushchenko. I attended the first-ever Skype board meeting in Estonia when I was 16. My whole life, I have been very lucky to be on the ...

    Comment?

  7. Is Ukraine European at Last?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Real Clear Politics

    ... Kuchma, was from the eastern province of Dnipropetrovsk and tried to direct the country closer to Russia. Viktor Yushchenko came next, coming to power during the 2004 Orange Revolution and hailing from the central Ukrainian-speaking Sumy province. ...

    Comment?

  8. World leaders arrive at Celtic Manor todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | South Wales Argus

    FLYING IN: Former world leaders including Irish Bertie Ahern and Ukrainian Viktor Yushchenko will be at the Celtic Manor this week discussing ways to create a more peaceful world FORMER world leaders including Irish Bertie Ahern and Ukrainian Viktor Yushchenko will be at the Celtic Manor from today until Friday this week discussing ways to create a more peaceful world. The veteran politicians will join leaders in business and health at the InterAction Council to discuss the response to crises such as ebola and the civil war in Ukraine.

    Comment?

  9. Analysis: The Holocaust as a political issueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... wartime Ukrainian nationalist movement, led by Stepan Bandera, has been controversial. In 2010 president Viktor Yushchenko declared Bandera a hero of Ukraine in a decision that was subsequently rescinded by his successor, Viktor Yanukovych, a year ...

    Comment?

  10. Guest Post: Promoting a Ukraine-EU Agenda on Human TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | CFR.org

    ... Although registered trafficking crimes decreased from 415 in 2005 to 109 in 2014-under former presidents Viktor Yushchenko (2005-2010) and Viktor Yanukovych (2010-2014)-NGOs operating in Ukraine report "a very large number of trafficking victims." ...

    Comment?

  11. EU not sure where Ukrainian 'Frankenstein monster' will lead itRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... the EU isn't ready to roll out the red carpet for Ukraine just yet. Indeed, former Ukrainian president Viktor Yushchenko believes the West has grown weary of Kiev and "Ukraine is being swatted away like an annoying fly." Neil Clark: I think that is ... 4 comments

  12. a World swatting away Ukraine like 'an annoying fly' - ex-president YushchenkoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko has warned that Ukraine is falling out of the international spotlight, comparing his country to an "annoying fly" everyone is bored with. A new format is needed for resolving the conflict in Donbass, he said. 23 comments

  13. Putin says Ukraine being overrun by fascists - and he may be rightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... right-wing Ukrainian nationalist organizations with controversial pasts. Under former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko, a number of leading Ukrainian nationalists were honored with a memorial at Babi Yar - site of the single-worst massacre of ... 7 comments

  14. A member of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (OUN) waits to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    ... right-wing Ukrainian nationalist organizations with controversial pasts. Under former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko, a number of leading Ukrainian nationalists were honored with a memorial at Babi Yar - site of the single-worst massacre of ...

    Comment?

  15. Putin ties Ukraine's government to neo-Nazis. A new law seems to back him up.Read the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Reuters

    ... right-wing Ukrainian nationalist organizations with controversial pasts. Under former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko, a number of leading Ukrainian nationalists were honored with a memorial at Babi Yar - site of the single-worst massacre of ...

    Comment?

  16. Ukraine Fight Flares Again: U.S. Should Keep Arms and Troops at HomeRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... animus when the U.S.S.R. collapsed. Moreover, Putin accepted Ukraine even when ruled by Russian antagonist Viktor Yushchenko, since Kiev did not join the Western bloc. But Washington and Brussels consistently disregarded Russian security interests. ...

    Comment?

  17. Media Serfdom in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Transitions Online

    ... ensure the victory of Kuchma's successor, Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovych. Many journalists who supported Viktor Yushchenko, the pro-European candidate, resigned, refusing to lie on government orders, or sabotaged censorship in their workplaces. ...

    Comment?

  18. Finland's rollerblading presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Newsday

    ... to have a penchant for roller skiing - cross-country skiing minus the snow. And former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko balanced the affairs of state with climbing mountains and beekeeping .

    Comment?

  19. How Vladimir Putin's skewed view of World War Two threatens his neighbors and the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Reuters

    ... invasion of Iraq, everybody could agree that the end of World War Two was worth celebrating together. Even Viktor Yushchenko, the first Ukrainian president who openly defied the Kremlin, came. This May 9, Putin will be lucky if a couple of European ...

    Comment?

  20. Ukrainian parliament recognizes militia that collaborated with NazisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    ... nationalist movement, led by Stepan Bandera, has been the center of controversy there. In 2010 President Viktor Yushchenko declared Bandera a hero of Ukraine in a decision that was subsequently rescinded by his successor Viktor Yanukovych a year ... 24 comments