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    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s Government Survives No Confidence Vote
    Feb16

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s Government Survives No Confidence Vote

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine no-confidence vote rejected
    Feb16

    Ukraine no-confidence vote rejected

    Ukraine’s parliament has rejected a no-confidence vote in Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, moments after voting the cabinet’s work unsatisfactory. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote
    Feb16

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine President Asks PM to Resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine President Asks PM to Resign

    Ukraine’s president has asked the country’s prime minister to resign in the face of what is perceived as the government’s failure to fight corruption and overcome an economic crisis. President Petro Poroshenko’s surprise request Tuesday followed opinion polls that showed growing public disenchantment with the government of...

    Merkel ready to lift Russia sanctions if conditions met: party officials
    Feb16

    Merkel ready to lift Russia sanctions if conditions met: party officials

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel would like to lift European sanctions on Moscow over the Ukraine conflict sooner rather than later but does not yet see the basis to do so, deputies from her party said Tuesday …read more Source: The Daily...

    Merkel ready to lift Russia sanctions if conditions met: party officials
    Feb16

    Merkel ready to lift Russia sanctions if conditions met: party officials

    BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel would like to lift European sanctions on Moscow over the Ukraine conflict sooner rather than later but does not yet see the basis to do so, deputies from her party said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    [Ticker] Ukraine leader sacks PM, prosecutor
    Feb16

    [Ticker] Ukraine leader sacks PM, prosecutor

    Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has publicly asked for the resignation of prime minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and of the prosecutor general Viktor Shokin. He said they “failed to gain trust” on anti-corruption reforms. Shock move comes after Lithuanian economy minister Aivaras Abromavicius resigned and the IMF threatened to hold...

    Russia and Turkey run risk of escalation over Syria
    Feb16

    Russia and Turkey run risk of escalation over Syria

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Turkey and Russia are already waging a proxy war in Syria as Istanbul backs rebels against Syrian government troops supported by Moscow.But the recent escalation in rhetoric has sharpened fears of a direct confrontation, analysts warn.The two major players in the Syrian conflict have historic enmities dating back to the 16th...

    Ukraine’s president calls for prime minister to resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s president calls for prime minister to resign

    The crisis has been building for two years and threatens the embattled coalition government. …read more Source: The Washington...

    three soldiers killed in east Ukraine clashes
    Feb16

    three soldiers killed in east Ukraine clashes

    Ukraine presidential administration spokesman says three Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in recent clashes. …read more Source:...