That, kids, is the standard uniform of an old-school, KGB thug - the dark, crew-neck sweater and the unmistakable black leather coat. Putin's got dozens in his closet from the good old, USSR days. In that part of the world that costume is a symbol, it has meaning, and the meaning ain't good.
Congratulations, interim president Oleksandr Turchynov. Try to go easy on the dissidents before the March elections.