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Ukraine's Yatseniuk appointed prime minister

Ukraine's former economy minister Arseny Yatseniuk (R) acknowledges applause from his colleagues after being appointed as prime minister during a session of the Parliament in Kiev February 27, 2014. Yatseniuk was on Thursday appointed by the Ukrainian parliament to be prime minister at the head of a government of national unity. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

Ukraine's former economy minister Arseny Yatseniuk (R) acknowledges applause from his colleagues after being appointed as prime minister during a session of the Parliament in Kiev February 27, 2014. Yatseniuk was on Thursday appointed by the...more

Ukraine's former economy minister Arseny Yatseniuk (R) acknowledges applause from his colleagues after being appointed as prime minister during a session of the Parliament in Kiev February 27, 2014. Yatseniuk was on Thursday appointed by the Ukrainian parliament to be prime minister at the head of a government of national unity. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin
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Ukraine's former economy minister Arseny Yatseniuk (front, 3rd L) acknowledges applause from his colleagues after being appointed as prime minister during a session of the Parliament in Kiev February 27, 2014. Yatseniuk was on Thursday appointed by the Ukrainian parliament to be prime minister at the head of a government of national unity. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

Ukraine's former economy minister Arseny Yatseniuk (front, 3rd L) acknowledges applause from his colleagues after being appointed as prime minister during a session of the Parliament in Kiev February 27, 2014. Yatseniuk was on Thursday appointed by...more

Ukraine's former economy minister Arseny Yatseniuk (front, 3rd L) acknowledges applause from his colleagues after being appointed as prime minister during a session of the Parliament in Kiev February 27, 2014. Yatseniuk was on Thursday appointed by the Ukrainian parliament to be prime minister at the head of a government of national unity. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin
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Ukraine's former economy minister Arseny Yatseniuk (front, 3rd L) acknowledges applause from his colleagues after being appointed as prime minister during a session of the Parliament in Kiev February 27, 2014. Yatseniuk was on Thursday appointed by the Ukrainian parliament to be prime minister at the head of a government of national unity. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin

Ukraine's former economy minister Arseny Yatseniuk (front, 3rd L) acknowledges applause from his colleagues after being appointed as prime minister during a session of the Parliament in Kiev February 27, 2014. Yatseniuk was on Thursday appointed by...more

Ukraine's former economy minister Arseny Yatseniuk (front, 3rd L) acknowledges applause from his colleagues after being appointed as prime minister during a session of the Parliament in Kiev February 27, 2014. Yatseniuk was on Thursday appointed by the Ukrainian parliament to be prime minister at the head of a government of national unity. REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin
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