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    Six factions formed in parliament
    Nov27

    Six factions formed in parliament

    The chairman of the group on preparations for the first meeting of the Verkhovna Rada, Volodymyr Hroisman, has announced the creation of six factions in parliament, a Ukrinform correspondent has reported. The People’s Front faction includes 83 MPs and is led by Oleksandr Turchynov. The Samopomich Union faction led by Oleh Bereziuk includes...

    Situation in Ukraine’s eastern regions. Map
    Nov27

    Situation in Ukraine’s eastern regions. Map

    The situation in eastern Ukraine remains tense. Despite the declared ceasefire, terrorists continue to shell Ukrainian army positions. The map that reflects the situation in Donbas as of 12.00 on November 27 has been released by the information and analytical center of the National Security and Defense Council.

    Yatseniuk announces government resignation
    Nov27

    Yatseniuk announces government resignation

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk has announced the termination of powers of the Cabinet of Ministers. He said this from the parliament’s rostrum during the first session of the new parliament. “The mission has been accomplished. Please appoint a new government,” he said.

    Turchynov no longer parliament speaker, Hroisman takes up his post
    Nov27

    Turchynov no longer parliament speaker, Hroisman takes up his post

    Verkhovna Rada Chairman Oleksandr Turchynov has resigned as parliament speaker. He said this from the parliament’s rostrum on Thursday. “According to the Constitution of Ukraine, I am terminating the powers of the Verkhovna Rada chairman and announcing the termination of powers of MPs of the seventh convocation,” Turchynov said....

    Ukraine 26th in FIFA ranking
    Nov27

    Ukraine 26th in FIFA ranking

    Ukraine has left the list of the top 20 states in the ranking of the International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA). In the November ranking released on Thursday, the Blue-Yellows dropped seven spots, from 19th to 26th, Ukrinform reports. Ukraine is now behind England, Romania, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Tunisia, Austria and Ivory...

    Poroshenko talked to Putin, but there were no threats – Presidential Administration
    Nov27

    Poroshenko talked to Putin, but there were no threats – Presidential Administration

    Ukraine’s Presidential Administration has denied reports that Russian President Vladimir Putin made any threats during his conversation with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. Head of the Information Department at the Presidential Administration Iryna Friz wrote this on her Facebook page. “Officially. Yesterday, Russian Ambassador...

    MPs planning to form government next month
    Nov27

    MPs planning to form government next month

    Ukrainian MPs are planning to vote for the appointment of the prime minister and the parliament speaker at today’s meeting of the Verkhovna Rada and complete talks on the government composition by next Tuesday, December 2. The head of the Bloc of Petro Poroshenko faction in parliament, Yuriy Lutsenko, said this in the Verkhovna Rada on...

    New parliament opens first meeting, MPs sworn-in
    Nov27

    New parliament opens first meeting, MPs sworn-in

    The inaugural first meeting of the Verkhovna Rada of the eighth convocation has opened. The meeting is attended by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, as well as former Presidents Leonid Kravchuk, Leonid Kuchma and Viktor Yushchenko. The newly elected MPs simultaneously took the oath of office.

    OSCE monitors come under fire in Donbas, U.S. points to militants
    Nov27

    OSCE monitors come under fire in Donbas, U.S. points to militants

    Washington has condemned an attack by pro-Russian separatists on members of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine in the area of the anti-terrorist operation in Donbas. A respective statement was released by the U.S. Department of State on Wednesday evening, a Ukrinform correspondent reported. “The United States condemns the...

    Situation in Donbas conflict zone tense – 50 attacks over past 24 hours
    Nov27

    Situation in Donbas conflict zone tense – 50 attacks over past 24 hours

    Terrorists have violated the terms of the ceasefire in the Donbas conflict zone 50 times over the past 24 hours, the press center for the anti-terrorist operation has reported. “Over the past 24 hours the situation in the area of the anti-terrorist operation has remained tense. Militants and Russian mercenaries do not leave attempts to...

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