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    Ukraine parliament approves resignation of chief prosecutor
    Mar29

    Ukraine parliament approves resignation of chief prosecutor

    KIEV (Reuters) – The Ukrainian parliament approved on Tuesday the resignation of General Prosecutor Viktor Shokin, an official seen by the Ukraine’s Western backers as an obstacle to tackling corruption. …read more Source: The...

    Tymoshenko's Fatherland Party won't join Ukraine coalition unless conditions met
    Mar29

    Tymoshenko's Fatherland Party won't join Ukraine coalition unless conditions met

    KIEV (Reuters) – The head of Ukraine’ Fatherland Party, Yulia Tymoshenko, said on Tuesday that her party had up to 15 conditions that needed to be met before a coalition could be formed. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine General Prosecutor fires senior reformist prosecutor
    Mar29

    Ukraine General Prosecutor fires senior reformist prosecutor

    KIEV (Reuters) – Senior Ukrainian prosecutor and anti-corruption campaigner Davit Sakvarelidze has been fired by General Prosecutor Viktor Shokin, Shokin’s deputy Vladyslav Kutsenko said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The...

    Head of Ukraine PM's party says new coalition agreed
    Mar29

    Head of Ukraine PM's party says new coalition agreed

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk’s party has agreed with President Petro Poroshenko’s faction and the Fatherland party – all former coalition partners – to form a new alliance, the head of Yatseniuk’s People’s Front party, said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine PM frontrunner wants Slovakia's Miklos as finance minister – report
    Mar28

    Ukraine PM frontrunner wants Slovakia's Miklos as finance minister – report

    PRAGUE (Reuters) – The frontrunner to head a new Ukrainian government has asked Slovak politician Ivan Miklos to serve as his finance minister if he becomes prime minister, a Slovak daily said on Monday. …read more Source: The...

    Kremlin: No Russian troops in Ukraine's Donbass, but there are Russian 'citizens'  – RIA
    Mar26

    Kremlin: No Russian troops in Ukraine's Donbass, but there are Russian 'citizens' – RIA

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – There are no Russian troops in the Moscow-leaning Donbass region of eastern Ukraine, and there have never been, but there are Russian citizens who stand by local residents, RIA news agency quoted the Kremlin as saying on Saturday. …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian lawyer of captured Russian soldiers found dead
    Mar25

    Ukrainian lawyer of captured Russian soldiers found dead

    KIEV (Reuters) – The body of a lawyer of two Russian servicemen on trial in Ukraine has been discovered on the grounds of a former farming collective, prosecutor Anatoly Matios said on Friday, saying two men were in custody in connection with the lawyer’s death. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine PM's party says will discuss Groysman PM nomination
    Mar24

    Ukraine PM's party says will discuss Groysman PM nomination

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s parliamentary speaker emerged on Thursday as the frontrunner to replace the unpopular Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk, signalling a breakthrough in a political crisis that has lasted months. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Groysman says would implement IMF-backed reforms as PM
    Mar24

    Ukraine's Groysman says would implement IMF-backed reforms as PM

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian parliamentary Speaker Volodymyr Groysman promised on Thursday to adhere to reform promises made to the International Monetary Fund and the European Union if appointed prime minister by lawmakers. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine's Groysman may lack parliament support to become PM – senior lawmaker
    Mar24

    Ukraine's Groysman may lack parliament support to become PM – senior lawmaker

    KIEV (Reuters) – The head of Ukraine’s populist Radical party said on Thursday it was not certain parliamentary Speaker Volodymyr Groysman had sufficient support amongst fellow lawmakers to be appointed prime minister. …read more Source: The...

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