Protesters on the streets have carried portraits of jailed Yulia Tymoshenko
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The Yulia Tymoshenko contradiction

10 December 2013 Last updated at 12:18 GMT

Amid the political crisis in Ukraine, jailed former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko divides opinion between those who point to her embezzlement conviction and supporters who say she's a persecuted political opponent, as BBC Newsnight's Mark Urban explains.