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Ukraine's Yanukovich Goes On Sick Leave In Midst Of Political Crisis

by Wochit 0:55 mins

Ukraine's Yanukovich Goes On Sick Leave In Midst Of Political Crisis

by Wochit 0:55 mins

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich went on sick leave after a bruising session of parliament, leaving a political vacuum in a country threatened with bankruptcy and destabilized by anti-government protests. The 63-year-old president appears increasingly isolated in a crisis born of a tug-of-war between the West and Ukraine's former Soviet overlord Russia. A former president said this week the violence between demonstrators and police had brought the country to the brink of civil war. Shortly after his office announced he had developed a high temperature and acute respiratory ailment, Yanukovich defended his record in handling the crisis and accused the opposition, which is demanding his resignation, of provoking the unrest.

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