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On Heels of Ukraine Election, Money Laundering Probes for Poroshenko’s Allies

Ukraine’s top prosecutor has formally summoned several allies of the nation’s outgoing President Petro Poroshenko over allegations of embezzlement and… Read More

U.S. to announce end to sanctions waivers for Iran oil imports: source

The United States is expected to announce on Monday that all importers of Iranian oil will have to end their imports shortly or be subject to U.S. sanctions, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters. The source confirmed a report by a Washington Post columnist that the administration will… Read More

Comedian headed for landslide victory in Ukraine

AP — A comedian whose only political experience consists of playing a president on TV cruised toward a landslide victory in Ukraine’s presidential election Sunday in what was seen as a reaction against the country’s entrenched corruption and low standard of living. Results from 52% of polling stations’ tallies… Read More