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Ukrainian ombudswoman says hunger-striking prisoner needs urgent hospital care.
The arms ended up being used by neo-Nazis, human right groups argue in a petition asking for the trade to stop.
The Ukrainian politician, who spent 25 years in Soviet prisons, helped craft Ukraine’s declaration of independence in August 1991, but also became known for white nationalism.
Russia deploys more naval ships and steps up stop-and-search of Ukrainian cargo vessels.
The far-right group responsible for another recent attack was awarded a government education grant.
Poland, long a major source of emigration, is increasingly becoming a magnet for workers from poorer countries to its east.
As city residents learn about corruption in an inventive way, a glitch appears in the country’s vaunted new court meant to fight it.
Team from western Ukraine called on carpet after winning tournament for the sport’s minnows.
Move may help unlock critical IMF funding for the country’s war-scarred economy.
The alleged mastermind before the assassination plot targeting the Russian journalist claims that he was a counterintelligence agent – or was he? From Hromadske International.