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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    20,000 people evacuated after series of blasts at Ukraine arms depot
    Mar23

    20,000 people evacuated after series of blasts at Ukraine arms depot

    Rescue teams are overseeing a huge evacuation effort for people living in the city and nearby villages. …read more Source:...

    Putin critic shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Putin critic shot dead in Ukraine

    A former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kyiv Thursday in what the Ukrainian president described as an “act of state terrorism” by Russia. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Former Russian politician killed in Ukraine: Police
    Mar23

    Former Russian politician killed in Ukraine: Police

    Former Russian MP Denis Voronenkov, who is wanted by the country for fraud, was shot dead in the capital Kiev. …read more Source: AL...

    Ukraine Decries “Act of State Terror” As Ex-Russian MP Shot Dead
    Mar23

    Ukraine Decries “Act of State Terror” As Ex-Russian MP Shot Dead

    Denis Voronenkov moved from Russia to Ukraine in 2016. …read more Source:...

    After Trump tweet, Pentagon chief explains Nato funding
    Mar23

    After Trump tweet, Pentagon chief explains Nato funding

    WASHINGTON: US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis told lawmakers Wednesday that Nato does not track “past money owed,” days after President Donald Trump claimed Germany has shortchanged the alliance by massive amounts. “I cannot give you an accounting for past money owed, because that’s not the way we do that in Nato,”...

    Kremlin says Ukrainian claims of Russian hand in ex-MP's murder are 'absurd'
    Mar23

    Kremlin says Ukrainian claims of Russian hand in ex-MP's murder are 'absurd'

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Kremlin said on Thursday that allegations from Ukrainian authorities that Moscow was behind the murder of a fugitive Russian MP in Kiev were absurd, Russian news agencies reported. …read more Source: The...

    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev: police
    Mar23

    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev: police

    KIEV (Reuters) – A former Russian lawmaker and key witness in a treason case against Ukraine’s ousted leader Viktor Yanukovich was shot dead in broad daylight outside a hotel in central Kiev on Thursday, police said. …read more Source:...

    ‘I Won’t Hide,’ — Voronenkov Said, One Month Before Assassination
    Mar23

    ‘I Won’t Hide,’ — Voronenkov Said, One Month Before Assassination

    Former Russian legislator Denis Voronenkov said he was not concerned for his safety and would not hide, in an interview on February 21 — a month before he was shot dead on a street in Kyiv in broad daylight. Voronenkov, who defected to Ukraine in 2016, was speaking to Current Time TV presenter Timur Olyevsky. …read more Source: Radio...

    Turkish man caught smuggling baby lion cub from Ukraine
    Mar23

    Turkish man caught smuggling baby lion cub from Ukraine

    A Turkish man has been caught while attempting to smuggle a one month-old lion cub from Ukraine to Turkey, Doğan News Agency reported on March 23. …read more Source: Hurriyet Daily...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev

    Denis Voronenkov, a former Russian MP, was killed in the centre of Kiev on Thursday, police said. The 45-year-old was shot dead by un unidentified man outside a hotel in the Ukrainian capital, the AP reported. His bodyguard was injured in the attack. Voronenkov, a former member of Russia’s Communist Party, moved to Ukraine from...