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Ukrainian anti-corruption campaigner dies from acid attack

Monday, November 5, 2018

Ukraine’s anti-corruption activist Kateryna Gandzyuk, who was attacked with acid in summer 2018, has passed away in hospital, in another example of the dangers faced by civil society activists in the country. French news agency AFP reported on Sunday, November 4, that Gandzyuk, 33, who worked as an adviser to the mayor of Ukraine’s southern city Kherson, suffered burns on 30% of her body on July 31 when a man…