Yulia Tymoshenko: World's most beautiful politician
Political acumen and looks rarely go hand-in-hand. Yulia Tymoshenko, former Prime Minister of Ukraine and now opposition leader, is an exception to this rule. PHOTOS BELOW.
Truth be told, politics usually involves grumpy, bland old men who are frequently angry about a variety of things. Yulia Tymoshenko is then a bold, refreshing counterpoint to that stereotype.
The former Prime Minister of Ukraine and now passionate opposition leader is famed for her good looks and trademark braids, which make her look like a real-life, modern-day Princess Leia.
And no doubt she shares a few attributes with the fictional princess, possessing a rather aristocratic demeanour coupled with assertive spunk. She's probably smarter than Leia though - she has a PhD in Economics. This is no dumb blonde.
Click on the thumbnails BELOW to view images of Yulia Tymoshenko, our choice for the most beautiful leading politician in the world.
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