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Ukraine allows Tymoshenko's treatment outside jail

KIEV Ukraine (AP) - Jailed former premier Yulia Tymoshenko will be allowed to leave prison to be treated for a back condition at a Ukrainian hospital, prosecutors said Monday as the government appeared to bow to Western pressure. The 51-year-old opposition leader is serving a seven-year sentence...

Tymoshenko's health failing in Ukraine prison

KIEV Ukraine (AP) - Yulia Tymoshenko, the braided darling of Ukraine's Orange Revolution who went on to be prime minister, is wasting away in prison weakened from a hunger strike, bruised from prison beatings and afraid she will be Full version (available to lexis.com subscribers)