02/25/2014 11:18 am ET Updated Feb 25, 2014

Reviving Ukraine's Economy

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WASHINGTON -- Ukraine has suddenly arrived at a democratic breakthrough. After former President Viktor Yanukovich incited major bloodshed, many of his MPs defected to the opposition, creating a large majority. In order to consolidate its authority, whatever new government emerges will need to act fast and resolutely – and receive considerable international support –- to overhaul the country’s crisis-ridden economy.

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