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    Groysman takes over as Ukraine PM
    Apr14

    Groysman takes over as Ukraine PM

    Parliamentary vote follows wide criticism of austerity measures introduced as part of IMF package …read more Source: Financial...

    Gruevski blasts Zaev for his “Ukraine scenario” comment
    Apr14

    Gruevski blasts Zaev for his “Ukraine scenario” comment

    Nikola Gruevski, President of the VMRO-DPMNE party, strongly condemned the riots on Wednesday evening by supporters of the SDSM party, and condemned a statement by SDSM leader Zoran Zaev that Macedonia could be in for a “Ukraine scenario”. The statement comes as both major parties are preparing for rallies on Thursday evening in...

    Senate to force Netherlands out of Ukraine deal
    Apr14

    Senate to force Netherlands out of Ukraine deal

    The Dutch government may be forced by the Senate to remove its signature from the association agreement between the EU and Ukraine. The governing coalition of VVD and PvdA do not have a majority in the Senate, and all other parties seem set to vote for withdrawal from the deal. Prime Minister Mark Rutte stated that the cabinet will make a...

    Russian warplanes ‘buzz’ US destroyer
    Apr14

    Russian warplanes ‘buzz’ US destroyer

    Flyby over international waters described as one of the most aggressive interactions in recent memory One-Minute Read Thursday, April 14, 2016 – 1:14pm Two Russian Su-24 warplanes have “buzzed” a US Navy destroyer in international waters in the Baltic Sea, repeatedly flying within 30 feet of the vessel. “In one of the most...

    Ukraine parliament appoints pro-EU Groysman as PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament appoints pro-EU Groysman as PM

    Ukraine’s parliament on Thursday appointed pro-Western speaker Volodymyr Groysman as prime minister in a bid to end months of political gridlock and unlock vital aid to the war-torn state. …read more Source: France...

    Ukraine parliament approves new government
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament approves new government

    Following months of political turmoil, Ukraine’s parliament on Thursday approved Volodymyr Groysman as the country’s new prime minister and confirmed a new cabinet. Groysman, 38, is a loyalist of President Petro Poroshenko, and replaces the deeply unpopular Arensiy Yatsenyuk as government leader. His appointment was backed by 257 MPs,...

    Dutch In the loop April 14: Oekraïne-referendum
    Apr14

    Dutch In the loop April 14: Oekraïne-referendum

    Een week na het Nederlands ‘Nee’ tegen het EU associatieakkoord met Oekraïne blikt POLITICO’s Cynthia Kroet terug met Michiel van Hulten, campagneleider van het Ja-kamp, en Pieter Cleppe, hoofd van denktank Open Europe in Brussel. Waarom heeft Nederland dit verdrag afgewezen? Maar we kijken ook vooruit: Wat betekent het resultaat voor...

    Groysman appointed Ukraine’s Prime Minister
    Apr14

    Groysman appointed Ukraine’s Prime Minister

    Ukrainian Verkhovna Rada on April 14 backed parliamentary speaker Volodymyr Groysman as the head of the new government. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    [Ticker] MEPs write to Putin over jailed Ukrainian pilot
    Apr14

    [Ticker] MEPs write to Putin over jailed Ukrainian pilot

    Fourty-six MEPs from five political groups have signed a letter to Vladimir Putin asking for the release of Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who was captured in Ukraine and jailed in Russia. They wrote that the 22-year sentence by a Russian court last month was a “politically orchestrated shameful decision”. …read more Source:...

    The secret US army study that targets Moscow
    Apr14

    The secret US army study that targets Moscow

    Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster has a shaven head and gung-ho manner that only add to his reputation as the U.S. Army’s leading warrior-intellectual, one who often quotes famed Prussian general and military theorist Carl Von Clausewitz. A decade ago, McMaster fought a pitched battle inside the Pentagon for a new concept of warfare to...

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