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Tymoshenko's Sentence and Ukraine's Future

Ellen Barry interviewed by Bernard Gwertzman

The sentencing of former Ukraine prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko reflects her rivalry with President Viktor Yanukovych and could affect Ukraine's eurozone bid, says New York Times Moscow bureau chief Ellen Barry.

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Foreign Policy: Russia's Invasion of Ukraine Has Big Implications for Asia's Energy Future

Author: Keith Johnson

"In a nutshell, Asia's biggest economies think they are becoming even more of a buyer's market for Russian energy, and hope to use Moscow's current turmoil to buy more gas for lower prices. If they're right, countries like China and South Korea would gain a longer-term, cheaper source of energy, while Moscow would be able to keep tapping its mineral wealth for decades to come."

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