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    A Ukraine Factory That Can’t Close, and Workers Who Won’t Quit
    Mar25

    A Ukraine Factory That Can’t Close, and Workers Who Won’t Quit

    Thousands of workers at a vital coking plant stubbornly return to work every day despite repeated rocket and artillery strikes. …read more Source: The New York...

    Keeping Fires Burning in Eastern Ukraine
    Mar25

    Keeping Fires Burning in Eastern Ukraine

    Avdiivka Coke and Steel in eastern Ukraine has been hit 160 times by military fire, but it is a vital plant and cannot close because of the prohibitive cost of restarting. …read more Source: The New York...

    At Least Three Kazakh Citizens Killed In Germanwings Plane Crash
    Mar25

    At Least Three Kazakh Citizens Killed In Germanwings Plane Crash

    At least three Kazakh citizens and a prominent Kazakh-born opera singer are among the 150 people killed in the crash of a German passenger jet in the French Alps. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s president dismisses powerful governor, setting stage for possible political unrest
    Mar25

    Ukraine’s president dismisses powerful governor, setting stage for possible political unrest

    Petro Poroshenko’s office said in a statement that Ihor Kolomoysky had asked to be released from his duties as governor of Dnipropetrovsk …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine’s president dismisses powerful regional governor
    Mar25

    Ukraine’s president dismisses powerful regional governor

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko dismissed the billionaire governor of an eastern region Wednesday following a rancorous dispute pitting the tycoon against the government. The government last week followed through on its plans to dilute the power of Ukraine’s ultra-rich business elite by pushing a law through...

    Ukrainian Oligarch Igor Kolomoisky Resigns After Tense Standoff With Poroshenko Over UkrNafta
    Mar25

    Ukrainian Oligarch Igor Kolomoisky Resigns After Tense Standoff With Poroshenko Over UkrNafta

    An influential Ukrainian oligarch whose private army had seized control of state-run oil firms has resigned after a tense standoff with security forces in Kiev. Igor Kolomoisky, the former governor of the Dnipropetrovsk region, submitted his resignation after meeting with President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday, according to media reports....

    Ukraine’s president fires governor, sets stage for political unrest
    Mar25

    Ukraine’s president fires governor, sets stage for political unrest

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko dismissed the billionaire governor of an eastern region Wednesday following a rancorous dispute pitting the tycoon against the government. …read more Source: CTV...

    Clashes Rage In Ukrainian Town, Making Mockery Of Truce
    Mar25

    Clashes Rage In Ukrainian Town, Making Mockery Of Truce

    To reach rear-guard government positions in the seaside town of Shyrokyne, Ukrainian soldiers gingerly wind their off-roaders through private gardens hugging a precipice along the Azov Sea. …read more Source: Ukrainian Diaspora in Canada and...

    Ukraine president dismisses powerful governor
    Mar25

    Ukraine president dismisses powerful governor

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko dismissed the billionaire governor of an eastern region Wednesday following a rancorous dispute pitting the tycoon against the government. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine’s president dismisses powerful regional governor
    Mar25

    Ukraine’s president dismisses powerful regional governor

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has fired the billionaire governor of an eastern region following a rancorous dispute pitting the tycoon against the government. Poroshenko’s office said in a statement Wednesday that Ihor Kolomoysky had asked to be released from his duties as governor of Dnipropetrovsk.read more...