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    Ukraine parliament approves Volodymyr Groysman for PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament approves Volodymyr Groysman for PM

    Ukrainian lawmakers on Thursday 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, Reuters reports. “I will show you what leading a country really means,” Groysman said ahead of the vote, which also finalised the...

    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...

    The Latest: Putin: Syrian army well shored up by Russia
    Apr14

    The Latest: Putin: Syrian army well shored up by Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s marathon call-in TV show (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia has shored up the Syrian army to the point where it can conduct offensive operations despite a Russian military drawdown. Putin, who was speaking Thursday in a marathon call-in TV...

    Ukraine parliament approves first Jewish prime minister
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament approves first Jewish prime minister

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Putin: Russian economy is on the road to recovery
    Apr14

    Putin: Russian economy is on the road to recovery

    MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says Russia’s agricultural production has risen even though its national economy has plunged into recession, and predicts that the economy will start growing next year. Putin was speaking Thursday during his highly scripted marathon call-in TV show. The Russian leader uses the annual event to burnish...

    Ukraine Parliament Approves New PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine Parliament Approves New PM

    Ukraine’s parliament has approved President Petro Poroshenko’s nominee for prime minister, Volodymyr Groysman, after accepting Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s resignation. Lawmakers voted on the new government Thursday. Groysman, a Poroshenko ally, had been the parliamentary speaker. The 41-year-old Yatsenyuk announced Sunday that he was...

    [Ticker] Volodymyr Groysman chosen as Ukraine’s PM
    Apr14

    [Ticker] Volodymyr Groysman chosen as Ukraine’s PM

    Volodymyr Groysman has been chosen as prime minister by the Ukrainian parliament. Groysman, 38, succeeds Arseniy Yatsenyuk who resigned on Sunday over disputes on political reforms and after several corruption cases. Groysman is a close ally of president Petro Poroshenko, who gave him flowers after his nomination. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine parliament approves Volodymyr Groysman for PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament approves Volodymyr Groysman for PM

    Ukrainian lawmakers on Thursday 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: Channel...

    Ukraine lawmakers vote for Groysman as new PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine lawmakers vote for Groysman as new PM

    Grosyman, 38, served as the speaker of parliament since November 2014. …read more Source: USA...

    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 has been elected prime minister after a months-long political crisis.The parliament on Thursday voted 250-57 for Volodymyr Groysman, who was nominated by President Petro Poroshenko.The outgoing prime minister, Arseniy Yatsenyuk,… …read more Source:...