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13/10 22:27 CET

Head of Ukraine’s National Guard nominated as new defence minister

Head of Ukraine’s National Guard nominated as new defence minister

The Ukrainian president has nominated Stepan Poltorak, the head of Ukraine's National Guard, as his new defence minister. The previous minister resigned after criticism over a defeat where more than 100 Ukrainian soldiers were killed in a battle with separatists. Ukrainian…