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Release: Someone and Kiryakos

release: She says someone was threatening to release the damaging comments, and wanted to release them before someone else did, according to CTV. Kiryakos, who was the UPC candidate for Calgary-South East, announced on Sunday night that she is stepping down. Eva Kiryakos made racist and transphobic comments on social media. I've been getting threats from someone who wants to release images of things I've said or commented on in the past, Kiryakos said in a pre-recorded video statement. Scared that my fellow candidates would be affected. At first I was scared of this person. ( As reported in the news.