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Ukraine names Iran plane crash theories, including missile strike

09 Jan 2020

KIEV A top Ukrainian security official on Thursday set out what he said were the four main theories for why a Ukrainian airliner crashed in Iran the previous day killing 176 people, including a possible missile strike and terrorism.

Ukraine wants to search Iran plane crash site for possible missile debris

09 Jan 2020

By Alexander Cornwell, Babak Dehghanpisheh and Natalia Zinets | Video

Ukraine names Iran plane crash theories, including missile strike

09 Jan 2020

KIEV A top Ukrainian security official on Thursday set out what he said were the four main theories for why a Ukrainian airliner crashed in Iran the previous day killing 176 people, including a possible missile strike and terrorism.

UPDATE 1-Ukraine names Iran plane crash theories, including missile strike

09 Jan 2020

* Crash of Ukrainian airliner killed 176 people (Recasts with new details)

Russia, Ukraine clinch final gas deal on gas transit to Europe

30 Dec 2019

MOSCOW/KIEV Russian and Ukrainian companies signed a final five-year agreement safeguarding Russian gas transit to Europe via Ukraine, Kremlin-controlled gas giant Gazprom and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Monday night.

Russia, Ukraine outline terms for five-year gas transit deal to end row

21 Dec 2019

MOSCOW/KIEV Russia and Ukraine announced terms of a new gas transit deal on Saturday, under which Moscow will supply Europe for at least another five years via its former Soviet neighbour and pay a $2.9 billion settlement to Kiev to end a legal dispute.

Ukraine's PrivatBank makes more claims against former owners

19 Dec 2019

KIEV Ukraine's largest lender PrivatBank, which was nationalized in 2016, has launched more legal claims abroad for compensation against its former owners, escalating a battle viewed as a test of President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's commitment to reform.

Ukraine braces for PrivatBank showdown with tycoon Kolomoisky

18 Dec 2019

* Appeal hearing to decide if 2016 bank nationalisation was legal

Ukraine detains five, including paediatric surgeon, for killing journalist in 2016

12 Dec 2019

KIEV Ukrainian police have detained five people, including a paediatric surgeon and a rock musician, over the killing of an investigative journalist in a car bomb in July 2016, law enforcement officials said on Thursday.

Ukraine central bank cuts key rate to lowest in two years

12 Dec 2019

KIEV Ukraine's central bank sharply cut its key interest rate to 13.5% from 15.5% on Thursday, its lowest level in two years, thanks to slowing inflation, a strengthening hryvnia and the prospect of new loans from the International Monetary Fund.

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