Ukraine faces years of dependence on Western aid

U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker presents books to children in a Jewish school in the Ukrainian town of Bila Tserkva, where some of her distant relatives once lived in Ukraine, Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)VELYKI PRYTSKY, Ukraine (AP) — Looking on from her vegetable patch at the motorcade of U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, Ukrainian villager Olha Voloshchenko says she’d seen the lady on the TV news the night before, but “then the lights went off at our place.”

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