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Poroshenko Breaks Promise and Triples Wealth in Office as Ukrainians Suffer

While Ukrainians protest rising fuel costs, Poroshenko keeps getting richer and richer


May 28, 2015, (IN THE NOW) — The Ukrainian economy is in tatters with rising unemployment, inflation and utility prices. But the crisis has not reached the top - Ukraine’s president. According to Petro Poroshenko's income declaration he earned almost 3 times more money during his year in power than previously. His chocolate business is growing despite an election promise to sell it.


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