Ex-Ukraine PM Yulia Tymoshenko on trial

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KIV20. Kharkiv (Ukraine), .- (FILE) A file picture made available 22 November 2014 shows Ukrainian opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko greeting supporters from a car as she leaves the Central Clinical Hospital in Kharkiv, Ukraine, 22 February 2014, after she was released from a prison hospital in Kharkiv. Euromaidan, or Maidan movement, was a wave of protests that escalated into deadly civil unrest in Kiev, Ukraine. It started at the end of November 2013 and carried on for several months, leaving at least 100 people dead. Following the movement, Kiev is moving closer to future EU integration for the country, while parts of eastern Ukraine are in a state of turmoil. (Protestas, Ucrania) EFE/EPA/SERGEY KOZLOV *** Local Caption *** 51252375

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Ukraine's former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko is on trial for abuse of power. She faces up to 7 years in prison if convicted. (Sept. 29)

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