27/11/1960 Ukrainian politician Yulia Tymoshenko is born
BBC News Amal Alamuddin on Yulia Tymoshenko and Ukraine
Yulia Tymoshenko and the Orange Revolution
Yulia Tymoshenko on Euronews (English Version)
April 2012: the mysterious history of Yulia Tymoshenko
Speech of the repressed leader of Ukrainian opposition Yulia Tymoshenko
Yulia Tymoshenko was a co-leader of the Orange Revolution and the first woman to be elected as Prime Minister of Ukraine. In 2011, she was tried for abuse of power, and sentenced to 7 years in prison. However, the conviction was perceived as politically biased by many foreign governments, which called for Tymoshenko's release.