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    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev
    Mar23

    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev

    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: France...

    Execution on sidewalk of witness against ex-Ukraine PM bears ‘obvious signature of Russian special services’
    Mar23

    Execution on sidewalk of witness against ex-Ukraine PM bears ‘obvious signature of Russian special services’

    A former Russian lawmaker who fled Moscow for Ukraine and likened life under President Vladimir Putin to Nazi Germany was shot dead in Kiev. Denis Voronenkov, 45, was killed Thursday at 11:40 a.m. near the Premier Palace hotel in the center of Ukraine’s capital, local police said. His bodyguard, who was injured in the shooting, wounded the...

    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 – 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. “We believe that all the falsehoods that can… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine president: former MP killing was Russian ‘state terrorism’
    Mar23

    Ukraine president: former MP killing was Russian ‘state terrorism’

    KIEV – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday that the fatal shooting of a former Russian lawmaker in Kiev was an act of Russian “state terrorism”. Former parliamentarian Denis Voronenkov was killed outside a hotel in the… …read more Source:...

    Russia accused of ‘state terrorism’ as ex-MP shot dead in Ukraine 
    Mar23

    Russia accused of ‘state terrorism’ as ex-MP shot dead in Ukraine 

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    US probes banking of ex-Trump campaign chief
    Mar23

    US probes banking of ex-Trump campaign chief

    U.S. Treasury Department agents have recently obtained information about offshore financial transactions involving President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort. This is part of a federal anti-corruption probe into his work in Eastern Europe, The Associated Press has learned. Information about Manafort’s...

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine
    Mar23

    Former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Ukraine

    A former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot and killed in Kyiv Thursday in what Ukrainian police described as a contract hit probably ordered by Russia. …read more Source: CTV...

    Former Russian Lawmaker Killed in Kyiv
    Mar23

    Former Russian Lawmaker Killed in Kyiv

    Former Russian lawmaker Denis Voronenkov was shot dead in Kyiv Thursday in a likely contract killing ordered by Russia, Ukrainian police said. Voronenkov fled to Ukraine last year, fearing for his safety and testified in a treason case against Ukraine’s pro-Russia former president, Viktor Yanukovych. Ukraine’s general prosecutor,...

    Ukraine says ‘state terrorism’ by Moscow behind murder of Russian ex-MP (AFP)
    Mar23

    Ukraine says ‘state terrorism’ by Moscow behind murder of Russian ex-MP (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – 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. …read more Source: The West...

    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kyiv
    Mar23

    Exiled former Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kyiv

    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:...