Pro-Yanukovich Ukrainian businessman buys local media group KIEV (Reuters) - A Ukrainian multi-millionaire, widely seen as close to President Viktor Yanukovich's family, is buying a local publishing group, tightening the leader's allies' control over the media well before a presidential election in 2015. Serhiy Kurchenko is friendly with the son of the general prosecutor who is himself a Yanukovich appointee, and Yanukovich's elder son has links with ...
June 21, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
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