November marked 10 years since the start of the Maidan revolution which ousted pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovych.
President of Ukraine from 2010 to 2014
Viktor Fedorovych Yanukovych is a former Ukrainian politician, who was the fourth President of Ukraine from 2010 to 2014. He also served as Prime Minister of Ukraine several times between 2002 and 2007 and was a member of the Verkhovna Rada from 2006 to 2010. A member of the pro-Russian Party of Regions, his removal from the presidency via revolution in 2014 led to the Russo-Ukrainian War. Since then, he has lived in exile in Russia.