The World from Berlin 'Merkel Is Doing Well to Put Yanukovich Under Pressure'

Ukraine is furious at reports that Chancellor Angela Merkel may stay away from the European Championship in the country this June and has blasted Germany for using "Cold War tactics." German editorialists, though, believe that Merkel is on the right track.
Supporters of Ukrainian jailed opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko, rally outside a court building in Kharkiv on April 28, 2012.

Supporters of Ukrainian jailed opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko, rally outside a court building in Kharkiv on April 28, 2012.

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-- Kate Katharina Ferguson