Former chocolate baron tasked with ending turmoil, bloodshed in Ukraine

By Agence France-Presse
Sunday, May 25, 2014 14:29 EDT
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Poroshenko: from chocolate baron to Ukraine president (via AFP)

Petro Poroshenko, who is almost certain to be tasked with steering Ukraine out of months of turmoil and bloodshed, is a billionaire chocolate baron, cabinet minister and occasional revolutionary. The pro-Western tycoon won an outright victory in a presidential…

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