Comments on:

Germany offers to treat Ukraine's jailed ex-PM

Back to the article » |
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Germany offered to fly jailed former Premier Yulia Tymoshenko out of Ukraine to provide medical treatment for a back problem, putting further pressure on the government Friday to release her from prison. Tymoshenko's seven-year sentence on charges of abuse of office has seriously strained Ukraine's relations with the European Union, which it seeks to join. Brussels has...