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    Explosions heard in Donetsk after Ukraine election – mayor
    Oct27

    Explosions heard in Donetsk after Ukraine election – mayor

    DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – Heavy shelling rocked the outskirts of the pro-Russian rebel stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine on Monday, one day after Ukraine held a parliamentary election, the city mayor’s office and officials in Kiev said. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine president to start talks on parliamentary coalition on Monday
    Oct26

    Ukraine president to start talks on parliamentary coalition on Monday

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said he would start talks on forging a coalition in parliament on Monday following an election that exit polls showed was dominated by his own political bloc and other pro-Western forces. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine president hails support for peace plan, pro-West course
    Oct26

    Ukraine president hails support for peace plan, pro-West course

    KIEV (Reuters) – President Petro Poroshenko said Ukrainians had shown they back his plan to end a separatist conflict, democratic reforms and his pro-Western course in a parliamentary election on Sunday. …read more Source: The...

    Pro-Europe parties secure big election win in Ukraine – exit poll
    Oct26

    Pro-Europe parties secure big election win in Ukraine – exit poll

    KIEV (Reuters) – Pro-Europe parties led by a group backing President Petro Poroshenko swept a parliamentary election in Ukraine on Sunday, an exit poll showed, giving him a mandate to end a separatist conflict and pursue democratic reforms. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Poroshenko, pro-Europe forces dominate election
    Oct26

    Ukraine's Poroshenko, pro-Europe forces dominate election

    KIEV (Reuters) – President Petro Poroshenko’s political bloc was on course to win a parliamentary election in Ukraine on Sunday and two other pro-Europe parties also performed strongly, an exit poll showed. …read more Source: The...

    In eastern Ukraine, most voters dream only of peace
    Oct26

    In eastern Ukraine, most voters dream only of peace

    VOLNOVAKHA Ukraine (Reuters) – Voters in eastern Ukraine had one thing on their mind as they voted in Sunday’s parliamentary election: an end to months of conflict between pro-Russian separatists and government forces. …read more Source: The...

    War-weary Ukraine set to pick pro-Western parliament in election
    Oct26

    War-weary Ukraine set to pick pro-Western parliament in election

    KIEV (Reuters) – War-weary Ukrainians are set to pick a pro-Western and nationalist-leaning parliament on Sunday that should give President Petro Poroshenko a mandate to end separatist conflict in the east, but may inject new tension into ties with Russia. …read more Source: The...

    On eve of poll, Ukraine leader seeks support for pro-Europe course
    Oct25

    On eve of poll, Ukraine leader seeks support for pro-Europe course

    KIEV (Reuters) – President Petro Poroshenko called on Ukrainians on Saturday to elect a majority on Sunday that would see through a pro-Europe, reform agenda and break with the Soviet past. …read more Source: The...

    French court approves Kazakh tycoon Ablyazov's extradition to Russia
    Oct24

    French court approves Kazakh tycoon Ablyazov's extradition to Russia

    LYON France (Reuters) – A French appeals court approved on Friday the extradition from France to Russia or Ukraine of jailed Kazakh tycoon Mukhtar Ablyazov, accused of embezzling up to $6 billion (3.73 billion pound) from his former bank BTA. …read more Source: The...

    U.S. diplomat criticises PM Orban's Russia policies
    Oct24

    U.S. diplomat criticises PM Orban's Russia policies

    BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Hungary should back European Union sanctions against Russia and not talk about granting autonomy for ethnic Hungarians living in Ukraine at this time of instability, an American diplomat said in Budapest on Friday. …read more Source: The...

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