Tymoshenko Release Ukraine's Geopolitical Future Hangs on Deal

EU negotiators have arrived in Ukraine to try to secure the release of imprisoned former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko. A successful agreement will pave the way for a free trade deal and unprecedented cooperation between the EU and Ukraine -- as well as a new rift with Russia.
Von Christopher Alessi
An EU mediation team has called on Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych to grant a full pardon to the former prime minister.

An EU mediation team has called on Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych to grant a full pardon to the former prime minister.

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