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#Yulia Tymoshenko

# yulia-tymoshenko - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Tymoshenko and Ukraine's new prime minister to visit Ireland this weekend

The former Ukrainian Prime Minister was released from prison last week and will join two other political figures for the EPP conference.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Ousted Ukrainian President tried to flee but was stopped by border guards

Viktor Yanukovych’s plane was from leaving the country as Yulia Tymoshenko announces a bid for the presidency.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Orange Revolution leader freed from prison as president leaves Kiev

Yulia Tymoshenko spearheaded Ukraine’s pro-democracy 2004 Orange Revolution.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Explainer: What exactly is going on in Ukraine?

Three people were killed in Kiev clashes this morning amid renewed violence in the Ukrainian capital. But what’s behind the dispute?

# yulia-tymoshenko - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Demonstrators topple Lenin statue in giant Ukraine protest

Hundreds of thousands of people turned out in Kiev this afternoon in an increasingly tense stand-off with the government.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Monday 25 November, 2013

Ukraine: Jailed opposition leader goes on hunger strike as protests continue

Yesterday, tens of thousands protested in central Kiev in the biggest demonstration since the 2004 Orange Revolution overturned a rigged ballot and forced new elections.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Sunday 7 April, 2013

EU hails Ukraine pardon for Tymoshenko ally

“Fair and independent justice is needed in Ukraine, and the release of Mr Lutsenko is a step in the right direction,” the president of the European Parliament said today.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Monday 29 October, 2012

Disappointment for sports stars as Ukraine's ruling party claims poll win

Footballer Andriy Shevchenko and boxer Vitali Klitschko had been tipped to do well but both fell short of expectations as the party of President Viktor Tymoshenko claimed victory.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Ukraine: Jailed ex-PM Tymoshenko loses appeal

A judicial panel found that the former Prime Minister had no grounds to appeal her corruption conviction.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Tánaiste briefing Committee ahead of Foreign Affairs Council meeting

Eamon Gilmore will discuss the situation in Syria, the Middle East Peace Process, relations with the Ukraine, EU-Asia trade relations and also the crisis arising from the conflict in Sudan.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Monday 18 June, 2012

From The42 Tymoshenko to face charges in murder case Intrigue

Tymoshenko to face charges in murder case

Former prime minister of Ukraine, Yulia Tymoshenko, whose imprisonment has cast a shadow over Euro 2012, will faces charges relating to the 1996 murder of Yevhen Shcherban.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Thursday 31 May, 2012

From The42 French cabinet to boycott Euro 2012 in Ukraine Protest

French cabinet to boycott Euro 2012 in Ukraine

Sport and Youth Minister Valerie Fourneyron said the cabinet were intent on “respecting European values”.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Ex-Ukraine PM moved to hospital after two week hunger strike

The former prime minister has been on hunger strike for more than two weeks to protest alleged abuse.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Czech Republic grants asylum to husband of former Ukraine PM

Oleksandr Tymoshenko, the husband of the former Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko, has accused the Ukrainian authorities of pursuing a vendetta against him.

# yulia-tymoshenko - Friday 24 June, 2011

Concerns over motivation behind trial of former Ukrainian PM

Opposition leader and former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko is on trial for alleged abuse of power over a gas deal with Russia.