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    Squatting In Pervomaisk — Finding Refuge In Eastern Ukraine
    Feb16

    Squatting In Pervomaisk — Finding Refuge In Eastern Ukraine

    Some residents of Pisky and other neighboring villages in the Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine have moved to the nearby village of Pervomaisk for the winter. Some stay in once-abandoned but still liveable abodes there. Their new houses are relatively comfortable compared to the devastation they left behind. But they are still not home. (Olga...

    Ukraine president suggests PM resign as no-confidence vote looms
    Feb16

    Ukraine president suggests PM resign as no-confidence vote looms

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko suggested on Tuesday that Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk resign because his government had lost public support, but said there should not be a snap election. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine’s President Calls For Prime Minister’s Resignation Amid Political Crisis
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s President Calls For Prime Minister’s Resignation Amid Political Crisis

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko called for Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk to resign and a total Cabinet reshuffle Tuesday amid a growing crisis following the resignation of several reform-minded politicians who accused the government of giving only lip service to fighting corruption. Protesters gathered outside the parliament in Kiev...

    Ukraine’s president calls on PM to resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s president calls on PM to resign

    Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has called on the country’s embattled prime minister to resign, a move that would break apart the fragile ruling coalition. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine president urges PM to quit
    Feb16

    Ukraine president urges PM to quit

    Political crisis worsens as government faces no-confidence vote …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine’s president calls on PM to resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s president calls on PM to resign

    A possible vote of no-confidence in Yatsenyuk could cause the fragile alliance between parliament’s two main parties— headed by Poroshenko and Yatsenyuk— to crumble and could trigger snap elections, something both parties wish to avoid. The country’s reform-minded economy minister Aivaras Abromavicius resigned on Feb. 3 citing a lack...

    Ukraine’s president calls on PM to resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s president calls on PM to resign

    MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has called on the country’s embattled prime minister to resign, a move that would break apart… …read more Source:...

    Russian Vodka Exports Suffer 10-Year Record Low
    Feb16

    Russian Vodka Exports Suffer 10-Year Record Low

    “Money, like vodka, turns a man into an eccentric,” Russia’s great playwright Anton Chekhov once wrote. Now it turns out Russia may have too much of one and not enough of the other, as exports of the nation’s favorite spirit hit a 10-year low. Russian exports of vodka and other alcoholic beverages dropped by a staggering 40 percent...

    Protests as Ukraine premier faces no confidence vote
    Feb16

    Protests as Ukraine premier faces no confidence vote

    Protesters rally outside parliament as Ukraine’s lawmakers consider no confidence vote for PM Yatsenyuk. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks embattled PM to resign (AFP)
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks embattled PM to resign (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday asked Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk to resign in the face of the government’s perceived failure to fight endemic corruption and overcome a deep economic crisis. …read more Source: The West...