Orange Revolution

By: Brian Pickard

BBC on Orange revolution

Beginning Information

  • centered around politics(Viktor Andriovich Yushchenko)
  • candidate for the president of Ukraine
  • born February 23, 1954 in Koruzhivka, northeastern Ukraine
  • just a banker at first
  • became governor of National Bank of Ukraine
Big image

Middle Information

  • chosen as prime minister
  • started campaign for president
  • ran against Yanukovych
  • Fraud vote made Yanukovych win
  • people protested on streets of largest cities
  • orange from color of Yushchenko's campaign
Big image
Big image

End Information

  • gov't annulled decision
  • on revote, Yushchenko won on December 26, 2004
  • took office in 2005
Big image