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  Iyar 17, 5772 , 09/05/12

Ukraine: Former PM to End Hunger Strike

Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko has agreed to end her hunger strike and receive medical care. Tymoshenko refused to eat for three weeks in protest of alleged brutal treatment in prison.

She is serving a seven-year sentence for abuse of authority.

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