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Putin Critic Denis Voronenkov Shot Dead In Ukraine

Ukrainian police said Voronenkov was shot and killed at the entrance of an upscale hotel in the center of Kyiv on Thursday around midday local time. Read more

Paul Manafort Wanted For Questioning In Ukraine Corruption Case

Ukrainian prosecutors have made seven separate appeals over the past two years for help in questioning President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort in connection with a corruption investigation, and the U.S. has not responded to those requests, CNN has reported. Read more

Austria Arrests Ukrainian Tycoon Dmytro Firtash

Austrian authorities say they have detained Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash on a European arrest warrant linked to organised crime and illegal money laundering allegations in Spain. Read more

Israeli Suspected of Vandalizing Jesus Statue In Uman

Police in the city of Uman in Ukraine arrested an Israeli man they suspect of defacing a large crucifix as payback for the desecration of a synagogue last month. Read more

Ukraine Government Defends Minister Anastasia Deeva Over Naked Photos

UKRAINIAN politicians have defended their appointment of a young female minister after X-rated images were allegedly found of her on social media. Read more

Israeli Flag Ripped From Israeli Restaurant In Kiev

A young man in the Ukraine was recorded on CCTV camera removing an Israeli flag waving atop an Israeli restaurant which recently opened in the Ukraine’s capital Kiev. Read more

Chabad Rabbi Robbed, Beaten Unconscious In Ukraine

Rabbi Mendel Deitsch, an Israeli citizen who is active in the Jewish community in Ukraine, was found unconscious and in serious condition on Friday. Read more

Security Message For Those Traveling To Uman For Rosh Hashanah

The following message was issued by the embassy of the United States of America for all American traveling to Uman, Ukraine, for Rosh Hashanah: Read more

FBI Probes Possible U.S. Ties To Corruption By Former Ukraine President

Washington – The FBI and U.S. Justice Department are investigating possible U.S. ties to alleged corruption involving the former president of Ukraine, including the work of firms headed by political operatives Paul Manafort and Tony Podesta, CNN reported on Friday, citing multiple U.S. law enforcement officials. Read more

Jewish-Owned Austrian Meinl Bank Accused of Massive Fraud In Ukraine

An Austrian bank owned by a prominent Jewish businessman has been accused of massive fraud and money laundering in Ukraine. Read more