Will Ukraine Corruption KO Klitschkos Political Ambitions?

KIEVA rueful smile played across Vitaly Klitschkos lips as the former world heavyweight boxing champion spoke about the challenges hes faced as the mayor of Ukraines capital city. Even after five years in office, hes dealing with corrupt and criminal officials up and down the municipal government. There are days, he says, when he goes home, looks in the mirror and tells himself: You dont want this job. But after all he is Vitaly Klitschko, a 6 7 mass of brawn known as Dr. Ironfist who knocked out a stunning 87 percent of his opponents when he was in the ring and was never knocked down himself. He and his brother Wladimir, also a world champion heavyweight, totally dominated the …