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Oleksandr Akymenko

Special Report - Crimean savers ask: Where's our money?

20 Nov 2014

SIMFEROPOL Crimea Outside a high-rise building on the outskirts of this disputed region's capital, a steady stream of frustrated residents exited a government office, clutching folders of bank records and shaking their heads in disgust.

Special Report: Crimean savers ask: Where's our money?

20 Nov 2014

SIMFEROPOL Crimea Outside a high-rise building on the outskirts of this disputed region's capital, a steady stream of frustrated residents exited a government office, clutching folders of bank records and shaking their heads in disgust.

SPECIAL REPORT-Crimean savers ask: Where's our money?

20 Nov 2014

SIMFEROPOL, Crimea, Nov 20 Outside a high-rise building on the outskirts of this disputed region's capital, a steady stream of frustrated residents exited a government office, clutching folders of bank records and shaking their heads in disgust.

Special Report: Flaws found in Ukraine's probe of Maidan massacre

10 Oct 2014

KIEV For millions of Ukrainians, it was a crime against humanity. In February, more than 100 protesters were gunned down in the Maidan uprising that toppled the president, Viktor Yanukovich. The victims are now known as “the Heavenly Hundred.”

Special report - Flaws found in Ukraine's probe of Maidan massacre

10 Oct 2014

KIEV For millions of Ukrainians, it was a crime against humanity. In February, more than 100 protesters were gunned down in the Maidan uprising that toppled the president, Viktor Yanukovich. The victims are now known as “the Heavenly Hundred.”

Special Report: How scams and shakedowns brought Ukraine to its knees

07 Aug 2014

KIEV Late last year, Ukraine’s consumer protection agency began filing lawsuits against Foxtrot, the country’s largest electronics retailer. By early March, Foxtrot faced at least 231 separate suits that demanded fines totaling more than $150 million.

Special report - How scams and shakedowns brought Ukraine to its knees

07 Aug 2014

KIEV Late last year, Ukraine’s consumer protection agency began filing lawsuits against Foxtrot, the country’s largest electronics retailer. By early March, Foxtrot faced at least 231 separate suits that demanded fines totalling more than $150 million (89.13 million British pound).

World News

Trump accuses impeachment witness of lying, defends use of Giuliani

President Donald Trump on Friday accused a witness in the Democratic-led impeachment inquiry of lying and offered an explanation for his controversial use of his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine policy, saying Giuliani's crime-fighting abilities were needed to deal with a corrupt country.