Nazarii Chornyi

lawyer and investigative reporter

24 May 2022, 18:35
SBU and Medvedchuk against Poroshenko – the legal significance of charges

Yesterday, the Security Service of Ukraine announced that Viktor Medvedchuk had provided evidence regarding the ‘Samara-West direction’ oil pipeline and the purchase of coal from t ...

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22 Feb 2022, 15:02
‘Independent’ separatist states in Ukrainian Donbas. Did Putin decree change the situation for good?

What can be real implications of the move and what does Ukraine need to do in the situation?

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17 Nov 2021, 16:59
Three missteps of Oksana Markarova

Oksana Markarova has been thrown back into the spotlight amid reports of the disrupted trip of Ukrainian lawmakers to Washington and their complaints about the snub they got there from the Ukrainian ambassador to the US.  'Bukvy' looks back at three missteps that marred the reputation of the former finance minister. 

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16 Sep 2021, 18:54
Political advertising, social media and FBI

Ratings are a capricious thing that needs constant attention and support. It is especially difficult to to create the semblance of ‘people’s love and approval’ in social networks, where one person can sometimes appear in dozens of avatars, names and accounts. Moreover, the attempts to use bot farms attract the attention not of a potential voter, but of law enforcement officers.

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30 Aug 2021, 08:31
Advertising ocean: how TV advert market was monopolized

And why it will create problems for both customers and TV channels ...

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31 Jul 2021, 09:03
Clashes over Mykola Chaus. So what is going on?

Friday's flurry of events that saw an ungly stand-off between Ukraine's law-enforcement agencies over lost-and-found Mykola Chaus makes people ask a simple question 'What is going on here?'.

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20 Jul 2021, 18:06
President’s foreman Kyrylo Tymoshenko: from Firtash to Zelensky

Volodymyr Zelensky’s ‘great builder’ is a person far from construction in particular and from infrastructure in general. Kyrylo Tymoshenko has not been involved in public or private infrastructure projects, concerning either his education or career at the President’s Office.

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