President of Ukraine


Viktor YanukovychViktor Yanukovych

Date of Birth: 9 July 1950
Birth Place: Yenakiieve, Ukraine
Political Party: Independent
Arrival in Power: 25 February 2010
Religion: Ukrainian Orthodox
Profession: Mechanical Engineer

Biography:


Viktor Yanukovych was born in Yenakiieve, Ukraine, in 1950. He is the current President of Ukraine. He studied at the Donetsk Polytechnic Institute. He joined the Communist Party in the 1980's, he worked as a manager in some Ukrainian transportation companies.

His political career began in the late 1990's when he was appointed as the Governor of Donatsk Oblast in 1997 he served in this post until 2002. In 2002 he became Prime Minister he held this post until 2004. He served as Prime Minister for a second time from 2006 to 2007. In 2010 he ran in the presidential elections and defeated Yulia Tymoshenko.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Viktor_Yanukovych

Updated on: January 26th, 2014

Prime Minister of Ukraine


Mykola AzarovMykola Azarov

Date of Birth: 17 December 1947
Birth Place: Kaluga, Russia
Political Party: Party of Regions
Arrival in Power: 11 March 2010
Religion: NA
Profession: NA

Biography:


Mykola Azarov was born in Kaluga, Russia, in 1947. He is the current Prime Minister of Ukraine. He studied at the Moscow State University. He served as Minister of Finance from 2002 to 2005 and from 2006 to 2007. He also served as acting Prime Minister on two occasions. He became Prime Minister in 2010.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mykola_Azarov

Updated on: January 26th, 2014

Former President of Ukraine


Viktor YushchenkoViktor Yushchenko

Date of Birth: 23 February 1954
Birth Place: Khoruzhivka, Ukraine
Political Party: Our Ukraine
Arrival in Power: 23 January 2005
Religion: Ukrainian Orthodox
Profession: NA

 

 

 

Former Prime Minister of Ukraine


Yulia TymoshenkoYulia Tymoshenko

Date of Birth: 27 November 1960
Birth Place: Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
Political Party: All-Ukrainian Union
Arrival in Power: 18 December 2007
Religion: Ukrainian Orthodox
Profession: NA