Feb 22, 2014

Yulia Tymoshenko came to freedom

Today, the former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was released from prison in Kharkov. Information was confirmed by her representative Natalia Lysova.

Other details are not yet disclosed. The release of former prime minister - one of the conditions of protesters on Maidan in Kiev.

Note yesterday Ukrainian parliament adopted a law that decriminalized the article on which condemned Tymoshenko.

Recall policy was arrested in 2011 for alleged abuse of power when signing gas contracts with Russia. Many believe that this is revenge incumbent President Viktor Yanukovych, Tymoshenko who considered his main rival.

Yulia Tymoshenko