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Ukraine’s Progress Toward Democracy

DauTieng59 Wrote: Oct 06, 2012 9:25 PM
They need to remember 1933 and exactly how wonderful the Soviets treated he Ukrainians. They took their que from the English in 1848.

On October 28, 2012 Ukraine will hold their first democratic parliamentary elections since agreeing to new rules in November 2011, a significant achievement in reforming the electoral process. The current government has made headlines during the past year, including in the U.S., because it is going through a complicated reform process. Ukraine is a place where economic freedom and embrace of democracy are still the exceptions and not the rule, and the current government needs the support of the West. However, recent events could make it easy for the U.S. to take the wrong angle and accidentally push the country away...