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Photo Gallery: Julia Tymoshenko Heads Back to Trial

Foto: DPA/ Block Julia Timoschenko

Ukrainian Power Struggle Tymoshenko Threatened with Life in Prison

Yulia Tymoshenko is already serving a seven-year prison sentence for abuse of office during her term as Ukraine's prime minister. Now public prosecutors in Kiev are gearing up for a second trial that could extend Tymoshenko's sentence to life. This time, the charge is murder.
Translated from the German by Ella Ornstein