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Section: The New Zealand Herald (New Zealand)

    Scrutiny on officials worldwide increases in offshore leaks
    Apr06

    Scrutiny on officials worldwide increases in offshore leaks

    LONDON (AP) ” Iceland’s prime minister became the first major figure brought down by the leak of millions of records on offshore accounts as the scrutiny intensified around officials from other countries, including Ukraine’s president.Icelandic… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukrainian president under fire over Panama Papers
    Apr04

    Ukrainian president under fire over Panama Papers

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko found himself in a political storm Monday after leaked documents from a Panamanian firm pointed to his offshore assets, with some adversaries calling for his removal from office.Poroshenko,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Pope Francis announces special collection for Ukraine
    Apr03

    Pope Francis announces special collection for Ukraine

    VATICAN CITY (AP) ” Pope Francis has announced a special collection to help people in Ukraine suffering amid conflict “who thirst for peace and reconciliation.”The pontiff told the faithful Sunday following a Holy Year Mass that… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Netherlands to hold referendum on EU-Ukraine deal
    Apr03

    Netherlands to hold referendum on EU-Ukraine deal

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) ” Dutch voters are going to the polls on Wednesday ” but the topic is Ukraine, not their own country.When Ukrainians rose up against their government in February 2014, the trigger for their anger was… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Russia nabs Ukrainian spy, says he will be sent home
    Mar31

    Russia nabs Ukrainian spy, says he will be sent home

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russia’s domestic security agency says it has captured a Ukrainian security officer who volunteered to spy for Moscow and will send him back because they believe he is a double agent.The Federal Security Service, or… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    NYC exhibition explores works of woodcut artist Hnizdovsky
    Mar29

    NYC exhibition explores works of woodcut artist Hnizdovsky

    NEW YORK (AP) ” A new exhibition explores the prolific career of Ukrainian-American artist Jacques Hnizdovsky, a master of intricate woodcuts and paintings depicting an array of stylized flora and fauna.”Jacques Hnizdovsky: Content… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil
    Mar29

    Ukraine’s prosecutor general dismissed amid govt turmoil

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukraine’s parliament has accepted the resignation of the prosecutor general who has been accused of failing to deal with the country’s endemic corruption.The parliament on Tuesday dismissed Viktor Shokin who tended… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Protesters call for Ukraine’s General Prosecutor to resign
    Mar28

    Protesters call for Ukraine’s General Prosecutor to resign

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Over 500 protesters have gathered outside the administrative headquarters of Ukraine’s president to call for the resignation of the country’s general prosecutor, who they say, has failed to use the full power of his… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Kremlin: ‘Hysteria’ over Ukraine pilot blocks a resolution
    Mar26

    Kremlin: ‘Hysteria’ over Ukraine pilot blocks a resolution

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman says “hysteria” in Ukraine and the West over imprisoned Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko is interfering with resolving her court case.Dmitry Peskov, in remarks reported Saturday… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead
    Mar25

    Lawyer for 2 Russian troops in Ukraine found dead

    MOSCOW (AP) ” A lawyer for two Russian servicemen on trial in Ukraine has been found dead.Yuri Grabovsky was representing Alexander Alexandrov and Yevgeny Yerofeyev who were captured last year in the rebel-held eastern Ukraine…. …read more Source: The New Zealand...

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