Ukraine's Richest Man Akhmetov 'Is No Longer An Oligarch', Expert Says
30 March, 2015

With Ihor Kolomoiskiy’s dismissal as governor of Dnipropetrovsk oblast following a public feud over two state-owned energy companies, is a war against the oligarchs underway? Rinat Akhmetov, Ukraine’s richest man, has also largely been out of public eye following former President Yanukovych’s disposal from power. While most Ukrainian oligarchs have come out in public support of establishing a more entrenched system of rule of law and accountability in Ukraine, is this support for the reform agenda actually sincere?

Hromadske International's Nataliya Gumenyuk and guest co-host Gulliver Cragg spoke with Mykhailo Minakov, an associate professor of philosophy and religion at Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, and Vitaliy Radchenko, a partner of Energy and Projects at CMS Cameron McKennan law firm in Kyiv.