Ukraine parliament strips Yanukovich of his luxury estate

by Reuters
Sunday, 23 February 2014 10:38 GMT

KIEV, Feb 23 (Reuters) - Ukraine's parliament on Sunday stripped President Viktor Yanukovich of his luxury country estate 25 km (16 miles) outside Kiev.

It voted overhelmingly for the 14O-hectare estate, known as Mezhyhirye, on which Yanukovich kept luxury homes, a private zoo and a helipad, to be returned to the state within 10 days.

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