: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: The Star (Malaysia)

    Protesters gather in Kiev after police recapture former Georgia leader Saakashvili
    Dec09

    Protesters gather in Kiev after police recapture former Georgia leader Saakashvili

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian police recaptured the former president of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili on Friday, prompting further protests in central Kiev by his supporters who freed him from police custody earlier this week. …read more Source: The...

    Paul Manafort, Special Counsel Mueller tussle over Ukrainian op-ed
    Dec08

    Paul Manafort, Special Counsel Mueller tussle over Ukrainian op-ed

    (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort did not violate a court gag order when he helped edit an opinion piece about his political work in Ukraine, his defence lawyer Kevin Downing argued in a court filing on Thursday. …read more Source: The...

    Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work – special counsel
    Dec05

    Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work – special counsel

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election on Monday accused President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, of working with a Russian colleague to draft an opinion piece about his political work for Ukraine. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine summons Polish envoy as diplomatic row between neighbours deepens
    Nov18

    Ukraine summons Polish envoy as diplomatic row between neighbours deepens

    WARSAW (Reuters) – Ukraine has summoned the Polish ambassador in Kiev after Poland denied entry to a Ukrainian official in an escalation of a diplomatic spat over the two neighbours’ troubled past. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine investigators fear corruption cases could get buried
    Nov16

    Ukraine investigators fear corruption cases could get buried

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian investigators fear corruption probes could get buried because the national anti-corruption bureau will soon be flooded by thousands of old cases and recently passed legislation could further hobble their work. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine prosecutor says puzzled by lack of U.S. help on Manafort case
    Nov14

    Ukraine prosecutor says puzzled by lack of U.S. help on Manafort case

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine is puzzled by the lack of a U.S. response to requests it has made to question former Donald Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort as a witness over two cases involving misuse of Ukrainian state funds, the chief investigator said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's anti-corruption bureau launches case against sister agency
    Nov14

    Ukraine's anti-corruption bureau launches case against sister agency

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian investigators on Tuesday said they had opened a criminal case into suspected extortion by officials at a sister anti-corruption agency, based partly on information from a whistleblower who also implicated the president’s office. …read more Source: The...

    Russia's Sibur says had no direct dealings with Wilbur Ross
    Nov06

    Russia's Sibur says had no direct dealings with Wilbur Ross

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian petrochemical holding Sibur said on Monday it had no direct dealings with U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and that its ties to its partners were not in breach of sanctions imposed on Russia over the Ukraine crisis. …read more Source: The...

    Wife of Russian accused of Putin assassination plot shot dead in Kiev
    Oct30

    Wife of Russian accused of Putin assassination plot shot dead in Kiev

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian wife of a Chechen man accused by Russia of plotting to kill President Vladimir Putin was shot and killed outside Kiev on Monday in an attack that also wounded her husband, Ukrainian interior ministry officials said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian MP declares three national lottery wins
    Oct25

    Ukrainian MP declares three national lottery wins

    KIEV (Reuters) – A Ukrainian opposition leader has declared winning the national lottery three times in his income statement, earning a combined 571,045 hryvnias (16,115 pounds). …read more Source: The...

    Pin It on Pinterest