Ukraine investigating death of U.S. embassy employee

KYIV (Reuters) – Ukrainian police said on Wednesday an employee of the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine had died after an assault in Kyiv and that they were looking for a male suspect in the case. “The unconscious woman was admitted

UPDATE 1-IMF urges Ukraine to keep central bank independent as governor's exit rattles market

(Adds details, background) KYIV, July 2 (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund urged Ukraine on Thursday to maintain the independence of the central bank after Governor Yakiv Smoliy unexpectedly resigned, citing “systematic political pressure”. The negative fallout from Smoliy’s resignation

Ukraine alleges $5 million bribe over Burisma, no Biden link

KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian officials on Saturday said they were offered $5 million in bribes to end a probe into energy company Burisma’s founder, but said there was no connection to former board member Hunter Biden whose father is running