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Ukraine President Signs Key Anti-Graft Legislation

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday signed anti-graft legislation that Kyiv says could see hundreds of thousands of civil servants lose their jobs if found to have links with past Soviet or pro-Russian governments. The so-called "lustration" bill aims to remove any civil servant who held a federal or regional government position for more than a year under former pro-Russian president Viktor Yanukovych. Separate legislation set for approval next week will force...

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