Ukrainian president compares nation to Lance Armstrong

A slightly awkward comparison?

We’ve all grown accustomed to hearing politicians grandstanding and making grandiose speeches, but a recent comment by the president of the Ukraine is likely to raise a few eyebrows.

Volodymyr Zelensky, an actor and comedian turned politician who was elected as head of state in the Ukraine earlier this year, has made an unusual comparison between his country and disgraced former pro Lance Armstrong.

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