Ukraine Turmoil Raises Talk of Split

Supporters of Ukraine opposition candidate Viktor Yushchenko at a rally in Kiev.

Supporters of Ukraine opposition candidate Viktor Yushchenko at a rally in Kiev. Reuters hide caption

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As Ukraine's Supreme Court prepares to address election fraud charges, opposition candidate Viktor Yushchenko tells his supporters to stay in Kiev's streets. Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovych, the declared winner, rallies supporters in eastern Ukraine, where local politicians are calling for a split from the central government. NPR's Emily Harris reports.

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