February 24, 2014

Yulia Tymoshenko: She's No Angel

Christopher Dickey, The Daily Beast

The Associated Press

Yulia Tymoshenko has a record allegedly as shady as any politician’s in Ukraine, and that’s saying something. But, still, she brings her people hope.

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