Europe court: Tymoshenko jailing was rights abuse

Associated Press
Europe court: Tymoshenko jailing was rights abuse

FILE - Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko during a trial hearing at the Pecherskiy District Court in Kiev, Ukraine, in this file photo dated Wednesday, June 29, 2011. Europe's human rights court in Strasbourg, France, ruled Tuesday April 30, 2013, that Ukraine's jailing of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko was a politically motivated violation of her rights, but it is unclear if the European court ruling would be legally binding in Ukraine. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov, File)