8 months Facing uphill fight, Ukraine’s Poroshenko announces reelection bid Rappler
KIEV, Ukraine – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday, January 29, launched an uphill battle for reelection, after 5 years in power marked by confrontation with Russia. Opinion polls put him behind ex-prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko , who rose to international prominence in 2004 during the anti-corruption Orange Revolution demonstrations ... more