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Ukraine's Yulia Tymoshenko under pressure to concede in presidential race

The Los Angeles Times, 9 February 2010
Publié le : 9 février 2010
 Megan K. Stack 
"Reporting from Kiev, Ukraine - Pressure swelled Monday for Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko to bow out gracefully from a hard-fought and narrowly lost presidential race. "But the calls for closure were met with silence from Tymoshenko. The politician known for her relentless drive and seemingly bottomless patience for political tussles stayed out of sight as the country waited for a concession -- or a battle cry. "Events appeared to be marching forward without her. Hundreds of supporters of her opponent, Viktor Yanukovich, celebrated his victory -- and called upon Tymoshenko to relinquish the campaign -- in a rowdy rally in central Kiev, the capital." Read on...
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