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      Belarus Border Officials Say Opposition Figure Detained While Trying to Enter Ukraine
      Sep09

      Belarus Border Officials Say Opposition Figure Detained While Trying to Enter Ukraine

      Belarus border officials say Maria Kolesnikova, a leading member of Belarus’ opposition, was detained early Tuesday while trying to cross into neighboring Ukraine. The officials said Kolesnikova was traveling with two other opposition movement members, Anton Rodnenkov and Ivan Kravtsov, who both suc… …read more Source:: The...

      Fires Near Chernobyl Increase Radiation Level
      Apr07

      Fires Near Chernobyl Increase Radiation Level

      Two forest fires near the now defunct Chernobyl nuclear plant in Ukraine have boosted the radiation level in the area. Ukrainian firefighters worked into Sunday night to put the fires under control. Emergency services said one of the fires that spread to an area of about five hectares was contained…. …read more Source:: The Chosun...

      Ukraine Approves Legislation in Bid for IMF Aid
      Apr01

      Ukraine Approves Legislation in Bid for IMF Aid

      Ukraine’s parliament has voted to lift the ban on the sale of farmland in a move that would allow the country to get $8 billion worth of aid from the International Monetary Fund. The bill, long pushed by economists to stimulate investment in agriculture, was approved by 259 votes out of 450 la… …read more Source:: The Chosun...

      White House Objects to Bolton Book, Says It Can’t Be Published in Current Form
      Jan30

      White House Objects to Bolton Book, Says It Can’t Be Published in Current Form

      The White House on Wednesday objected to the publication of a book written by former White House national security adviser John Bolton that depicts President Donald Trump as having played a central role in a pressure campaign on Ukraine. A letter from the White House’s National Security Council to B… …read more Source:: The...

      Ukrainian Prime Minister Offers Resignation
      Jan18

      Ukrainian Prime Minister Offers Resignation

      Ukraine’s prime minister offered his resignation on Friday after an audio recording was leaked in which he was heard making disparaging comments about president’s understanding of the economy.Oleksiy Honcharuk said in a Facebook post that he took the job of prime minister to fulfill the program of t… …read more Source::...

      Top U.S. Diplomat Open to Investigation of Ukraine for Election Meddling
      Nov27

      Top U.S. Diplomat Open to Investigation of Ukraine for Election Meddling

      The top U.S. diplomat is refusing to rule out allegations it was Ukraine, not Russia, which was responsible for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential elections.Despite repeated findings by U.S. intelligence agencies, which puts the blame on Russia, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday if … …read more Source:: The Chosun...

      1st Public Trump Impeachment Hearing Changes No Minds in Washington
      Nov15

      1st Public Trump Impeachment Hearing Changes No Minds in Washington

      A day of testimony in the impeachment inquiry targeting U.S. President Donald Trump changed no minds in Washington, with his critics convinced as ever that he abused his office by pushing Ukraine for political investigations of Democrats in the U.S. and his staunchest allies unwavering in their opin… …read more Source:: The Chosun...

      U.S. House Votes to Formally Open Impeachment Inquiry Targeting Trump
      Nov01

      U.S. House Votes to Formally Open Impeachment Inquiry Targeting Trump

      The Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives voted Thursday to authorize a public impeachment inquiry targeting President Donald Trump after weeks of testimony behind closed doors about his efforts to push Ukraine to investigate his political opponents.The vote was along party lines, 232-… …read more Source:: The Chosun...

      Ex-U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Says Trump Applied Pressure to Remove Her from Post
      Oct12

      Ex-U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Says Trump Applied Pressure to Remove Her from Post

      The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told House committees leading the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump that the president pressured his State Department to remove her from her post.The revelation was first reported by the Washington Post, which said the newly discl… …read more Source:: The Chosun...

      2nd Whistleblower Comes Forward in Trump-Ukraine Scandal
      Oct07

      2nd Whistleblower Comes Forward in Trump-Ukraine Scandal

      A second U.S. intelligence whistleblower has come forward with concerns about U.S. President Donald Trump’s July telephone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy.Attorney Mark Zaid, who represents both whistleblowers, confirmed the news to VOA.Zaid says the new whistleblower has what the … …read more Source:: The...