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    Political assassination shakes Kiev
    Mar24

    Political assassination shakes Kiev

    Ukraine accused Russia of state terrorism after a former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against former leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev Thursday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis
    Mar24

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A federal control board overseeing Puerto Rico’s finances amid a dire economic crisis announced Thursday that it appointed Ukraine’s former finance minister as its executive director. The board’s chairman said Natalie Jaresko served during a critical time in Ukraine’s history from 2014 to 2016...

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis
    Mar24

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis

    A federal control board that oversees Puerto Rico’s finances has named Ukraine’s former finance minister as its executive director …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis
    Mar24

    Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis

    A federal control board overseeing Puerto Rico’s finances amid a dire economic crisis announced Thursday that it appointed Ukraine’s former finance minister as its executive director. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ex-Russian MP shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Ex-Russian MP shot dead in Ukraine

    Kiev: A former Russian MP wanted by Moscow for fraud was shot dead in broad daylight in the heart of the Ukrainian capital on Thursday in what Kiev branded “state terrorism.” Kiev police chief Andriy Kryshchenko confirmed in televised comments that “the identity of the dead man has been established” as former Communist lawmaker Denis Voronenkov....

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kyiv; Ukraine blames Russia
    Mar23

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kyiv; Ukraine blames Russia

    A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed Thursday in Kyiv, prompting harsh words between the two neighbouring countries. …read more Source: CTV...

    Russia, Ukraine at Odds Over Singer’s Eurovision Performance
    Mar23

    Russia, Ukraine at Odds Over Singer’s Eurovision Performance

    GENEVA – Eurovision song contest organizers say they have taken the unprecedented step of offering to let Russia’s contestant perform via satellite after authorities in host Ukraine banned her from entering the country — a proposal that was immediately rejected by a Russian state broadcaster. The European Broadcasting Union says...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kiev on Thursday in what Ukrainian police described as a contract hit probably ordered by Russia. Ukrainian Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko blamed the Kremlin for Voronenkov’s killing, saying Russia wanted to punish him for his testimony… …read more Source: Los...

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev; Ukraine blames Russia
    Mar23

    Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev; Ukraine blames Russia

    KIEV, Ukraine — A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow following his recent move to Ukraine was shot and killed Thursday in Kiev, prompting harsh words between the two neighboring countries. Denis Voronenkov, who had testified to Ukrainian investigators and criticized Russian policies after his move to Kiev last fall,...

    Kremlin says Kiev tarnishing Eurovision with ban on Russian entry
    Mar23

    Kremlin says Kiev tarnishing Eurovision with ban on Russian entry

    The Kremlin accused Ukraine on Thursday of damaging the prestige of the Eurovision song contest, which Kiev is hosting this year, with its decision to bar the Russian participant from entering the country. …read more Source: Channel...