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Ukraine struggles in a web of fairy tales spun by its eastern neighbour.
One of Europe’s poorest countries rewards renewable power producers with some of the highest subsidies in the world.
Incoming President Zelenskiy’s pledge to make a total break with the past could be costly for Washington consultants.
Ukrainian enshrined as the sole official language and predominant tongue across all media.
Kremlin move could deflect new Ukrainian president’s calls for face to face peace talks.
Few in Russian political circles will lose any sleep over incumbent Petro Poroshenko’s humiliating defeat.
Dramatic announcement could boost Petro Poroshenko’s standing days before the presidential runoff.
The challenger is far ahead in the polls but his isolation from the public he claims to serve may prove his undoing.