Post-Election Blues in Ukraine

Issue Date October 2002
Volume 13
Issue 4
Page Numbers 157-166
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In March 2002, three-fifths of Ukraine’s voters chose a party or coalition opposed to the overbearing presidential apparatus of Leonid Kuchma, but the antipresidential forces found themselves frozen out in the new parliament.

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Nadia Diuk

Nadia Diuk is director for Central Europe and Eurasia at the National Endowment for Democracy in Washington, D.C.

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Myroslava Gongadze

Myroslava Gongadze was a 2001-2002 Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow at the International Forum for Democratic Studies in Washington, D.C., and is currently a visiting scholar at George Washington University’s Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies.

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