The Yanukovych Family

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Viktor Yanukovych The current President of Ukraine and the leader of the Party of Regions, the biggest political party of Ukraine. Viktor Yanukovych was born 9 July 1950 in Yenakievo, Donetsk oblast. He… Continue reading

A glossary of Euromaidan

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Azirov – a modified version of the last name of the Prime Minister of Ukraine (Azarov). He can hardly speak any Ukrainian and makes a lot of mistakes in his speech. Barricade –… Continue reading

The media

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First two weeks of Euromaydan people were surprised about the objectivity of central Ukrainian channels. Only First National (the state-run television channel) and Inter in spite they knew about some important events on Euromaidan they choose to… Continue reading

Opposition leaders

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There are 3 opposition leaders in Ukraine: Oleg Tyahnybok, Vitali Klitschko and Arseniy Yatsenyuk. Vitaliy Klitschko is the leader of Ukrainian Democratic Alliance for Reforms (UDAR). The party has an anti-corruption and pro-European platform.… Continue reading

Cooperation with the EU

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The legal basis of relations between Ukraine and the EU is the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement of 14 June 1994 (entered into force on 1 March 1998). This agreement establishes cooperation on a wide… Continue reading

Mykola Azarov

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Mykola Azarov, born 17 December 1947, is a Ukrainian politician who has been the Prime Minister of Ukraine since 2010. He was the First Vice Prime Minister and Finance Minister from 2002 to… Continue reading

Viktor Yanukovych

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Viktor Yanukovych, born 16 July 1981 in Yenakiieve, is a Ukrainian politician and Member of Parliament (Party of Regions). He is the younger son of the current President of Ukraine. From 2002 to 2004… Continue reading

Oleksandr Yanukovych

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Oleksandr Yankovych, born 10 July 1973 in Donetsk, is a businessman and elder son of the President of Ukraine. A dentist by profession has become one of the wealthiest businessmen in Ukraine and the second richest… Continue reading