By SOF Editor on Mon, 02/22/2010 - 11:13am
Ukraine's Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, a losing candidate in the recent presidential election, has withdrawn her legal challenge from the court where she went to claim that voting results were rigged. The decision clears the way for opposition leader Viktor Yanukovych to become the president of Ukraine.
According to the original claim by Ukraine's Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, more than one million votes in the February 7th poll were falsified or miscounted. Ms. Tymoshenko lost the election to opposition leader Viktor Yanukovych by 3.5 percentage points.
Until recently, Ms.