[Kiev, Ukraine, December 18. Image via AP.]

An unidentified Ukraine parliamentarian congratulates Yulia Tymoshenko, right, after she was elected prime minister in Ukraine's parliament in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday. Tymoshenko got 226 votes the bare majority needed in the 450-member parliament from deputies in her bloc and the party of President Viktor Yushchenko. Tymoshenko and the president formed a majority coalition after this fall's elections, despite frequent tensions between the two. — AP