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  • Ukrainian businessman, politician and presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko (right) meets supporters during his election campaign, in Odessa, May 21, 2014.
  • Former Ukrainian prime minister and current presidential candidate Yulia Tymoshenko (right) meets supporters during her election campaign, Konotop, May 21, 2014.
  • Ukrainian businessman, politician and presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko (left) meets supporters during his election campaign, in Odessa, May 21, 2014.
  • Former Ukrainian prime minister and current presidential candidate Yulia Tymoshenko (left) visits a hospital during her election campaign, in Sumy, May 21, 2014.
  • Local residents walk with their young children in a park, in Donetsk, May 21, 2014.
  • Workers stand near pipes at a gas compressor station near Uzhhorod. Russia has said state-controlled exporter Gazprom will not supply Ukraine with gas in June if Kyiv fails to pay in advance, May 21, 2014.

Biden Warns Russia of Tougher Sanctions if Ukraine Polls Undermined

Published May 21, 2014

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has warned that the United States could impose tougher sanctions on Russia if it undermines Ukraine's presidential elections on May 25.


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