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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Supporters free ex-Georgian leader from Ukrainian police
    Dec06

    Supporters free ex-Georgian leader from Ukrainian police

    KIEV: Ukrainian supporters of former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili freed him from a police van on Tuesday after his detention on suspicion of assisting a criminal organisation sparked clashes with police in central Kiev. Once freed, Saakashvili raised a hand in a V-for-victory sign — a handcuff still dangling from his wrist as he stood...

    Ukraine’s rescued bears
    Dec06

    Ukraine’s rescued bears

    A number of bears rescued from captivity get a second chance at life in a sanctuary. …read more Source:...

    Azerbaijani fighters win 13 world medals in Ukraine
    Dec05

    Azerbaijani fighters win 13 world medals in Ukraine

    Azerbaijani fighters have brought home a clutch of 13 medals, including 7 golds from Martial Arts World Championships held in Kharkiv, Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Prosecutors: Manafort tried to write op-ed with Russian operative while under house arrest
    Dec05

    Prosecutors: Manafort tried to write op-ed with Russian operative while under house arrest

    Paul Manafort and a long-time Russia-based colleague with ties to Russian intelligence were caught last week ghost-writing an op-ed about his work in Ukraine, federal prosecutors working for special Russia counsel Robert Mueller said in a Monday court filing. Mueller’s office argued that by working on the article, which was never published,...

    Georgia’s ex-President Saakashvili threatens to jump off roof in Kiev
    Dec05

    Georgia’s ex-President Saakashvili threatens to jump off roof in Kiev

    Photo: Sputnik Former Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili is threatening to jump off a building in Kiev, as Ukrainian police reportedly arrived to search his apartment, RT reports. Law enforcement officials have broken the door to Saakashvili’s apartment, according to local media. Security forces are currently searching the flat in the...

    Prosecutors: Manafort tried to write op-ed with Russian operative while under house arrest
    Dec05

    Prosecutors: Manafort tried to write op-ed with Russian operative while under house arrest

    Paul Manafort and a long-time Russia-based colleague with ties to Russian intelligence were caught last week ghost-writing an op-ed about his work in Ukraine, federal prosecutors working for special Russia counsel Robert Mueller said in a Monday court filing. Mueller’s office argued that by working on the article, which was never published,...

    Azerbaijani fighters win 13 world medals in Ukraine
    Dec05

    Azerbaijani fighters win 13 world medals in Ukraine

    Azerbaijani fighters have brought home a clutch of 13 medals, including 7 golds from Martial Arts World Championships held in Kharkiv, Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    U.S. Cites ‘Concerns’ Ukraine May Be Backtracking On Fight Against Corruption
    Dec05

    U.S. Cites ‘Concerns’ Ukraine May Be Backtracking On Fight Against Corruption

    The U.S. State Department is raising “concerns” about signs that Ukraine may be backtracking on its commitment to fight corruption, jeopardizing support for Kyiv in the West. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    U.S. Cites ‘Concerns’ Ukraine May Be Backtracking On Fight Against Corruption
    Dec05

    U.S. Cites ‘Concerns’ Ukraine May Be Backtracking On Fight Against Corruption

    The U.S. State Department is raising “concerns” about signs that Ukraine may be backtracking on its commitment to fight corruption, jeopardizing support for Kyiv in the West. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Case against Paul Manafort takes a bizarre turn, and it involves the Russians
    Dec05

    Case against Paul Manafort takes a bizarre turn, and it involves the Russians

    In a bizarre turn in the continuing saga of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, it appears that he broke his bail terms by trying to ghost-write an editorial with a Russia-connected confidante. He did what? According to a filing by Special Counsel Bob Mueller Monday, Manafort was in the process of writing an opinion-editorial “to...