Ukrainian MPs Clear Way for Poroshenko Ally to Become Top Prosecutor

Ukrainian lawmakers paved the way on Thursday for a close ally of President Petro Poroshenko to become the new general prosecutor, a position seen by the West as crucial for Ukraine to tackle entrenched corruption. Parliament passed a law removing a requirement that only a person with a legal background can take the post, enabling  Yuriy Lutsenko, a former interior minister and head of Poroshenko's parliamentary faction, to take the job. A second vote to appoint Lutsenko was...

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