Ukraine leader on sick leave amid crisis: office | Bangkok Post: news

News > World

Ukraine leader on sick leave amid crisis: office

- +

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, who is battling a protest movement against his rule, has contracted a severe form of flu and taken sick leave, his office said on Thursday. 

Viktor Yanukovych (left) shakes hands with EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton prior to their meeting in Kiev on January 29, 2014 "The president is on sick leave," Yanukovych's office said in a statement. Citing deputy head of the State Directorate for Medical Affairs, Olexander Orda,...

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

0 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments