Three years after taking the helm of the US diplomatic mission in Ukraine, Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch has been abruptly recalled to Washington two months ahead of schedule after the mercurial diplomat following political attacks by American right-wing media figures and Ukraine’s highly controversial Prosecutor-General, Yuri Lutsenko.
Her early dismissal will leave the US Embassy in Kyiv without a top diplomat during the transition of newly elected President Volodymyr Zelensky.
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