Ukraine Urges West to Back Its Reform Work

April 21, 2017 12:18 AM
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Ukraine has urged the West to back its efforts at reform despite accusations that the government has failed to tackle corruption three years after the revolution that toppled the regime of President Viktor Yanukovich. Campaigners say billions of dollars were embezzled from Ukrainian state coffers, much of it held in secret offshore accounts. As Henry Ridgwell reports from London, one case highlights the barriers prosecutors face in trying to recover Ukraine's stolen assets.