Viktor Yanukovich - despite being at the very least somewhat overly inclined
to pay heed to Russian instructions, and behaving thuggishly heavy-handed in doing so - has nonetheless learned well
from the west in post-election tactics: call out the lawyers. If you won a rigged election, well, that was the true Will of the People; if you lose a fair election, there must have been massive fraud.
I'm impressed; that's some chutzpah, all things considered. I'm sure his claim will be (rightly) rejected by Ukraine's Supreme Court, but that he's making it means something.
I'm just not sure what.