: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Poroshenko Denies Interfering With Ukraine’s Anticorruption Efforts
    Dec09

    Poroshenko Denies Interfering With Ukraine’s Anticorruption Efforts

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he has not interfered in the work of state anticorruption agencies, comments that come amid mounting domestic and foreign pressure over Kyiv’s commitment to combating graft. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Detained Mikheil Sakaashvili on ‘hunger strike’
    Dec09

    Detained Mikheil Sakaashvili on ‘hunger strike’

    Former president of Georgia says he has gone on hunger strike following his re-arrest in Ukraine’s capital. …read more Source: AL...

    Ukrainian Boxer Lomachenko Set To Defend WBO Title
    Dec09

    Ukrainian Boxer Lomachenko Set To Defend WBO Title

    Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko will face Cuba’s Guillermo Rigondeaux to defend his World Boxing Organization junior-lightweight title. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Poroshenko Denies Interfering With Ukraine’s Anticorruption Efforts
    Dec09

    Poroshenko Denies Interfering With Ukraine’s Anticorruption Efforts

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he has not interfered in the work of state anticorruption agencies, comments that come amid mounting domestic and foreign pressure over Kyiv’s commitment to combating graft. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Jailed Mikheil Saakashvili calls for Ukraine president’s impeachment
    Dec09

    Jailed Mikheil Saakashvili calls for Ukraine president’s impeachment

    Ukraine’s jailed opposition leader is calling for his supporters to rally for the impeachment of the country’s president and has declared a hunger strike. …read more Source:...

    Ex-Georgian leader, anti-corruption activist Saakashvili detained in Ukraine
    Dec09

    Ex-Georgian leader, anti-corruption activist Saakashvili detained in Ukraine

    Ukraine’s prosecutor-general says opposition figure Mikheil Saakashvili has been arrested. Yuriy Lutzenko made the announcement late Friday on his Facebook page. Saakashvili, the former president of…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Russian colonel general identified as key figure in downing of flight MH17: report
    Dec09

    Russian colonel general identified as key figure in downing of flight MH17: report

    Investigators say they have identified a Russian armed forces colonel general as a key figure sought by a Dutch-led criminal probe into the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine in 2014. …read more Source: Polskie...

    U.S. Special Counsel Mueller filing shows Manafort drafted Ukraine op-ed despite gag order | Reuters
    Dec09

    U.S. Special Counsel Mueller filing shows Manafort drafted Ukraine op-ed despite gag order | Reuters

    WASHINGTON (Reuters on Friday ) – U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller late on Friday unveiled a trove of evidence against President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort to convince a judge that he violated a gag order by ghost-writing an article to bolster his public image The post U.S. Special Counsel Mueller filing...

    Mikheil Saakashvili arrested for second time in Kiev
    Dec09

    Mikheil Saakashvili arrested for second time in Kiev

    Detention of Ukraine opposition leader threatens to spark more anti-Poroshenko protests …read more Source: Financial...

    New court filings show Manafort made substantial edits to Ukraine op-ed he denied ghost-writing
    Dec09

    New court filings show Manafort made substantial edits to Ukraine op-ed he denied ghost-writing

    Newly unsealed documents show that Paul Manafort had an integral role in editing an op-ed written by a pro-Russia Ukrainian operative. The discovery prompted special counsel Robert Mueller to pull out of a bail agreement his office reached with Manafort’s lawyers. The court filings show that Manafort did more than just read the draft op-ed...