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The conspirators were hanged for high treason.
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Yanukovych fled to Russia and is wanted in Ukraine on charges of high treason.
To be untrue to thyself, youth!, that is the highest treason.
On May 4, the London government and royal officials charged 278 men, women and children with high treason.
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