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17 September 2014 Last updated at 14:59 ET

Ukraine to vet one million officials

Ukraine will screen one million civil servants to root out corrupt practices, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk says.


Vladimir Yevtushenkov  (file photo May 2014)Shares plunge after Russian arrest

Russian billionaire Vladimir Yevtushenkov is put under house arrest on suspicion of money-laundering, and shares in his company Sistema tumble.

Masked police outside court in Pristina (17 Sept)Kosovo 'imams held' in raids on IS

Prominent imams are among 15 people arrested in Kosovo as police tackle recruitment for Islamic State (IS) in Syria and Iraq, reports say.

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