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    Solve the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Before It Explodes: Thomas De Waal
    Apr14

    Solve the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Before It Explodes: Thomas De Waal

    For almost three decades, the most dangerous unresolved conflict in wider Europe has lain in the mountains of the South Caucasus, in a small territory known as Nagorno-Karabakh. In the late 1980s, the region confounded the last Soviet leader, Mikhail S. Gorbachev, The New York Times reports. In the early 1990s, the conflict there created more...

    A New Prime Minister In Ukraine
    Apr14

    A New Prime Minister In Ukraine

    Efrem Lukatsky / APLawmakers voted 257-50 to approve Vladimir Groysman’s appointment. His predecessor, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, resigned Sunday after his government was accused of corruption and losing the public’s trust. Groysman, a relative newcomer to Ukrainian politics, is parliamentary speaker and is seen as a coalition builder. Agence...

    Ukraine approves Poroshenko ally Volodymyr Groysman as PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine approves Poroshenko ally Volodymyr Groysman as PM

    Ukrainian lawmakers have approved Volodymyr Groysman for the post of prime minister, paving the way for a new government in the biggest shake-up since a 2014 uprising brought in a pro-Western leadership. …read more Source:...

    Russian jets in repeated ‘aggressive’ passes of US warship
    Apr14

    Russian jets in repeated ‘aggressive’ passes of US warship

    WASHINGTON: A Russian military jet came within nine meters of a US destroyer in international waters in the Baltic Sea, US officials say, but Russia on Thursday defended the maneuver as safe. Russian aircraft repeatedly buzzed the USS Donald Cook this week, including an incident Tuesday in which a Russian Su-24 flew nine meters above the ship in...

    12-year-old girl asks Putin: Erdogan and Poroshenko?
    Apr14

    12-year-old girl asks Putin: Erdogan and Poroshenko?

    “Who would you save first?” …read more Source: News.Az

    Ukraine parliament appoints pro-EU Groysman as PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament appoints pro-EU Groysman as PM

    KIEV, Ukraine: 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. Lawmakers voted by 257 to 50 to approve the resignation of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk—condemned by President Petro Poroshenko for...

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new prime minister
    Apr14

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new prime minister

    The speaker of the Ukrainian parliament was elected prime minister on Thursday in what could mark an end to a months-long government crisis in a country crippled by a separatist war in the east. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new prime minister
    Apr14

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new prime minister

    MOSCOW (AP) — The speaker of the Ukrainian parliament has been elected prime minister after a months-long political crisis. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukrainian parliament accepts resignation of Yatsenyuk
    Apr14

    Ukrainian parliament accepts resignation of Yatsenyuk

    The Ukrainian parliament on Thursday accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk and appointed parliament speaker Volodymyr Groysman as new head of the government. …read more Source: China...

    Russian jets in repeated ‘aggressive’ passes of US warship
    Apr14

    Russian jets in repeated ‘aggressive’ passes of US warship

    BALTIC SEA: A Russian military jet came within 30 feet of a US destroyer in international waters in the Baltic Sea, US officials say, but Russia on Thursday defended the maneuver as safe. Russian aircraft repeatedly buzzed the USS Donald Cook this week, including an incident Tuesday in which a Russian Su-24 flew 30 feet (nine meters) above the...