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A visitor of the National Art Museum of Ukraine in Kiev wears a decoration depicting the so called "Golden loaf" found in the residence of former Ukrainian President Yanukovych residence, during the opening of an exhibition on April 25, 2014.
News Fri, May 8, 2015 James Marson 258

This article originally appeared in The Wall Street Journal


After President Viktor Yanukovych fled his mansion here last year, activist Oleksandr Aronets crawled through the ventilation shaft and photographed the opulent objects he left behind: a Steinway piano, a Reuge music box, a carved mammoth tusk.

the hryvnia has lost more than half its value over the past year
Tue, Jan 13, 2015 Andrey Ostroukh (The Wall Street Journal) 1,164 Comments