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For Russian speakers in Ukraine, a candidate talking their language
By Evgeniya Maximova
Kryvyi Rig, Ukraine, April 16, 2019 (AFP) - In his startling run to become Ukraine's next president, comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has enjoyed a key advantage over his rivals: strong support from the country's Russian-speaking regions.
Despite vowing to keep Ukraine on a pro-Western course, Zelensky has polled particularly well in areas of the country where Russian speakers make u ...