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    Ukraine Pressured by Corruption, Renewed Fightingi
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    February 27, 2016 1:26 AM
    Two years ago, Ukraine's Maidan Revolution sought to do away with a corrupt oligarchy and put the country on the path toward a Western-style democratic society. But the reform-minded government is now under pressure as corruption persists and Russia shows no signs of letting up its attempts to destabilize the country. VOA Europe Correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.

    Ukraine Pressured by Corruption, Renewed Fighting

    Published February 26, 2016

    Two years ago, Ukraine's Maidan Revolution sought to do away with a corrupt oligarchy and put the country on the path toward a Western-style democratic society. But the reform-minded government is now under pressure as corruption persists and Russia shows no signs of letting up its attempts to destabilize the country. VOA Europe Correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.


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