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Ukraine widens probe against Burisma founder to embezzlement of state funds

Nov 20 2019

KIEV Ukraine has widened its investigation into the founder of energy company Burisma to include suspicion of embezzling state funds, Prosecutor General Ruslan Ryaboshapka said on Wednesday.

Ukraine adviser: excluding foreigners from buying land will hurt growth

Nov 15 2019

KIEV Ukraine's chief economic adviser has told Reuters the government's decision not to let foreigners take advantage once a ban on selling farmland is lifted next year will slow investment, help local oligarchs and hurt growth.

Exclusive: Ukraine to fire prosecutor who discussed Bidens with Giuliani - source

Nov 04 2019

KIEV Ukraine plans to fire the prosecutor who led investigations into the firm where Joe Biden's son served on the board, a central figure in the activity at the heart of impeachment proceedings against U.S. President Donald Trump, a source told Reuters.

Exclusive: Overhaul of Ukraine prosecution agency buries Manafort inquiries - investigators

Nov 01 2019

KIEV Sweeping changes to Ukraine's top law enforcement agency ordered by President Volodymyr Zelenskiy are set to derail a series of long-running criminal investigations, including two related to U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, three current and former Ukrainian prosecutors told Reuters. | Video

Gorbatschow warnt vor neuen Mauern - Hartes Urteil über Trump

Nov 01 2019

Moskau 30 Jahre nach der friedlichen Revolution in der DDR hat der frühere sowjetische Staats- und Parteichef Michail Gorbatschow vor neuen Mauern zwischen Ost und West gewarnt.

Exclusive: Don't build Berlin-style wall between Russia and West - Gorbachev

Oct 31 2019

MOSCOW Mikhail Gorbachev, the last Soviet leader, has warned against building a new physical or invisible wall between Russia and the West, 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Exclusive: Son of producer who worked with Ukraine's president gets senior government job

Oct 24 2019

KIEV The son of a film producer who helped President Volodymyr Zelenskiy become a household name as an actor has been appointed the Ukrainian government's chief economic adviser, a senior government official said on Thursday.

What Hunter Biden did on the board of Ukrainian energy company Burisma

Oct 18 2019

By Polina Ivanova, Maria Tsvetkova, Ilya Zhegulev and Luke Baker

What Hunter Biden did on the board of Ukrainian energy company Burisma

Oct 18 2019

By Polina Ivanova, Maria Tsvetkova, Ilya Zhegulev and Luke Baker

Ukraine must investigate Joe Biden's son, says ex-Ukrainian PM

Oct 05 2019

MOSCOW/KIEV Ukraine must investigate the activities of U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden's son to establish whether his role in a Ukrainian gas company complied with the country's laws, Mykola Azarov, Ukraine's former prime minister, said in an interview. | Video

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