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    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Faces Possible Vote Of No Confidence
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Faces Possible Vote Of No Confidence

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk is due to address parliament, where he faces the threat of a no-confidence vote. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Where Do Oligarchs Stash Their Cash?
    Feb16

    Where Do Oligarchs Stash Their Cash?

    How do the wealthiest citizens of post-Soviet countries keep their money safe? For some, it’s simple: just buy a palatial home in London. To show the public how it’s done, anticorruption campaigners took journalists on a “Kleptocracy Tour” of London residences owned by foreign oligarchs. (RFE/RL’s Marek Hajduk and...

    Ukraine’s Blockade Leaves Borders Clogged With Russian Trucks
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Blockade Leaves Borders Clogged With Russian Trucks

    Activists in the southern Ukrainian region of Bukovyna have been blocking Russian trucks from crossing the border for days. The Ukrainian government made a Russian truck ban nationwide on February 15, saying it was in response to Moscow’s ban on Ukrainian trucks a day earlier. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source:...

    Old Dog, New Trick: ‘Inspector Rex’ Hoax Shows Ukrainian Journos’ Gullibility
    Feb15

    Old Dog, New Trick: ‘Inspector Rex’ Hoax Shows Ukrainian Journos’ Gullibility

    Around a dozen Ukrainian media outlets recently reported the revival of a beloved Austrian TV series that follows a detective and his faithful German shepherd. The problem? It was all a hoax. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Flu Death Toll Tops 280
    Feb15

    Ukraine Flu Death Toll Tops 280

    The death toll of the influenza epidemic in Ukraine has reached 286, the Health Ministry has said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kremlin-Backed Prosecutor In Crimea Seeks Closure Of Tatar Mejlis
    Feb15

    Kremlin-Backed Prosecutor In Crimea Seeks Closure Of Tatar Mejlis

    The Kremlin-backed prosecutor of Crimea, Natalya Poklonskaya, has filed a request with the territory’s Supreme Court to ban the Crimean Tatars’ self-governing body, the Mejlis. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    New Shelling Near Donetsk In Eastern Ukraine
    Feb15

    New Shelling Near Donetsk In Eastern Ukraine

    In the latest uptick in violence in eastern Ukraine, heavy weapons fire was heard early on February 13 near the Maryinka checkpoint, west of the city of Donetsk. Amid the rising tensions, Ukrainian government troops near the Black Sea coast conducted heavy military drills. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free...

    Reformist Ukrainian Deputy Prosecutor-General Resigns
    Feb15

    Reformist Ukrainian Deputy Prosecutor-General Resigns

    Ukrainian Deputy Prosecutor-General Vitaliy Kasko, known for his pro-reform stance, has resigned. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine Bans Russian Freight Transit In Tit-For-Tat Move
    Feb15

    Ukraine Bans Russian Freight Transit In Tit-For-Tat Move

    Ukraine has banned Russian cargo trucks from entering the country one day after Moscow imposed a similar ban on Ukrainian trucks. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Observers: Fighting Flares In Eastern Ukraine, Residents In ‘Dire’ Situation
    Feb14

    Observers: Fighting Flares In Eastern Ukraine, Residents In ‘Dire’ Situation

    Fighting between Russia-backed separatists and government forces has flared in eastern Ukraine and the humanitarian situation is “dire,” the head of Europe’s main security organization says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

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