'Selective Application of Justice' Tymoshenko Sentenced to Jail Despite EU Warnings

The European Union issued an unusually clear warning to Ukraine ahead of Tuesday's verdict in the power abuse trial against former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko. To no avail. A court pronounced her guilty -- and may have significantly damaged EU-Ukrainian relations in the process.
Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was found guilty on Tuesday of abusing her position.

Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was found guilty on Tuesday of abusing her position.

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cgh -- with wire reports