Mixed opinions over Yanukovych's downfall in his Ukraine home town | South China Morning Post

Mixed opinions over Yanukovych's downfall in his Ukraine home town

Wed, 26 Feb 2014

UKRAINE, Donetsk : To some he is "a traitor", to others he is "too weak". But residents of Viktor Yanukovych's home town in Ukraine's Russian-speaking east have no regrets over his downfall. A handful of communist militants and other organisations that once supported Yanukovych have for the past few days gathered on the huge Lenin Square in Donetsk, blasted by freezing winds, in support of an autonomous "Eastern Front" for Ukraine.