January 21, 2014

Yanukovych Is Courting Disaster in Ukraine

Hannah Thoburn, The American Interest

The Associated Press

Ukraine’s Victor Yanukovich is stuck between a rock and a hard place. How he responds to the latest violence could fatally deepen rifts in an already divided country.

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TAGGED: Europe, Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych

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