FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 file photo, an activist of the Ukrainian Opposition Party holds a poster with a photo of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko outside the Kiev City ... more 
FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 file photo, an activist of the Ukrainian Opposition Party holds a poster with a photo of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko outside the Kiev City council building, during a protest rally demanding a re-election of the city council, in Kiev, Ukraine. More than 20 years after gaining independence from the Soviet Union and painfully searching for its place on the geopolitical map, Ukraine finally has a real chance to firmly align itself with the EU, with its democratic standards and free-market zone. The alternative is to slide back into Russia's shadow, both politically and economically. (AP Photo/ Sergei Chuzavkov, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Sergei Chuzavkov, File
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 5:48 AM EST