Petro Poroshenko has officially become a candidate for Ukraine's presidential elections in May. He's ahead in the polls.
Ukrainian authorities have detained Nadiya Savchenko, an ex-combat pilot in Ukraine's air force, on suspicion of planning an armed attack against the parliament. Savchenko had gained notoriety after her trial in Russia.
Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder is unlikely to be punished for his Russian dealings, as Ukraine would like. But he's still coming under fire across the political spectrum in Germany.
Wanted in his native Georgia, Mikheil Saakashvili is engaged in a fierce political battle with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. Saakashvili says he wants to "rescue" his adopted country from Kyiv's "bandits."
A spokeswoman for Mikheil Saakashvili claims he was "kidnapped" by "Ukrainian bandits." The politician had been facing a deportation order after his appeal was rejected by a court last week.
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