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      Iran to send crashed plane’s flight recorders abroad for analysis
      Jan18

      Iran to send crashed plane’s flight recorders abroad for analysis

      U-turn follows initial refusal to provide black boxes to international investigators Iran will send the black box flight recorders from the passenger jet it accidentally shot down abroad for analysis, a senior investigator has said.The recorders will first be sent to Ukraine, the plane’s home base, where French, Canadian and US experts will...

      Ukraine prime minister offers resignation after leaked recording
      Jan17

      Ukraine prime minister offers resignation after leaked recording

      Audio leaked of PM reportedly criticising president’s understanding of the economyUkraine’s prime minister has offered his resignation after audio was leaked of him reportedly criticising President Volodomyr Zelenskiy’s understanding of the economy.“To remove any doubts about our respect for and trust in the president, I have...

      Who is Lev Parnas? Soviet-born operator thrust into Trump impeachment scandal
      Jan16

      Who is Lev Parnas? Soviet-born operator thrust into Trump impeachment scandal

      The Giuliani associate insisted the president ‘knew exactly what was going on’ in Ukraine – but is he just trying to save his skin?Has he delivered the most devastating blow yet to Donald Trump’s defence? Or is he merely a desperate man trying to save his skin?Lev Parnas is the latest obscure figure to find himself thrust centre stage...

      Ukraine investigates possible surveillance of ousted US ambassador
      Jan16

      Ukraine investigates possible surveillance of ousted US ambassador

      Investigation follows publication of messages between two Giuliani associates about Marie YovanovitchThe Ukrainian government has opened an investigation into the possible illegal surveillance of Marie Yovanovitch when she was US ambassador to Kyiv, following the publication of messages about her between two associates of Donald Trump’s...

      Ex-diplomats call for investigation of possible surveillance on Marie Yovanovitch
      Jan15

      Ex-diplomats call for investigation of possible surveillance on Marie Yovanovitch

      Messages released by the House committee between two associates of Trump’s lawyer imply that the US ambassador to Ukraine was being monitoredFormer diplomats and congressional Democrats have responded with fury to revelations that associates of Donald Trump’s lawyer may have carried out surveillance on the US ambassador to...

      Democrats release Ukraine document cache including handwritten note on ‘the Biden case’
      Jan15

      Democrats release Ukraine document cache including handwritten note on ‘the Biden case’

      Documents from Giuliani associate Lev Parnas add fresh context to charges Trump pressured Ukraine to investigate rivalHouse Democrats have released a trove of documents obtained from Lev Parnas, a close associate of Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, including a handwritten note that mentions asking Ukraine’s president to...

      Russian hackers targeted Burisma amid impeachment inquiry, cybersecurity firm says
      Jan14

      Russian hackers targeted Burisma amid impeachment inquiry, cybersecurity firm says

      A leak of stolen data could potentially affect the impeachment process and the US election contestRussian military hackers tried to steal emails from the Ukrainian energy firm where Hunter Biden, the son of the Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden, had a seat on the board, a US cybersecurity firm said.The energy company Burisma Holdings...

      Ukraine struggles with tragedy, global conflicts – and its reputation
      Jan13

      Ukraine struggles with tragedy, global conflicts – and its reputation

      Air disaster in Iran adds to feeling the country ‘has a dark cloud over it’, say observersIt only took a few hours of examining the crash site of flight 752 outside Tehran for a team of Ukrainian experts to ascertain that the Ukrainian Airlines jet had been brought down by a missile, security officials in Kyiv say.In Ukraine, the tragedy...

      ‘We will not rest until there is justice and accountability’: Trudeau — video
      Jan13

      ‘We will not rest until there is justice and accountability’: Trudeau — video

      Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau has promised justice for victims of the Ukraine Airlines flight shot down in Iran. Memorials were held across Canada for the 57 Canadians killed in the crash – including one interrupted by a protester in TorontoTrudeau tells Iran crash vigil he will pursue ‘justice and...

      Iran plane crash admission sparks unrest in Tehran
      Jan11

      Iran plane crash admission sparks unrest in Tehran

      Protesters speak out against supreme leader in response to deaths of Iranians in disasterA rare apology and admission of guilt from Iran has done little to quell international anger and sparked protests on the streets of Tehran, as new questions swirl over the downing of a Ukrainian passenger plane that killed 176 people.Iran’s military...