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Ukraine: Parliament Chief Takes Presidential Power »

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s newly emboldened legislature has voted to hand the president’s powers to the parliament speaker.

The legitimacy of Sunday’s vote is unclear. President Viktor Yanukovych has said that a flurry of parliament decisions in recent days are illegal.

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