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    Poroshenko Calls For PM, Prosecutor To Resign
    Feb16

    Poroshenko Calls For PM, Prosecutor To Resign

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has asked Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and Prosecutor-General Viktor Shokin to resign “in order to restore trust in the government.” …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks PM Yatsenyuk to resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks PM Yatsenyuk to resign

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Tuesday asked Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and the country’s controversial prosecutor general to resign because both had lost the public’s trust …read more Source: The Daily...

    D. Medvedev meets with T. Sargsyan
    Feb16

    D. Medvedev meets with T. Sargsyan

    Former Prime Minister of the RA, the RA former Ambassador to the USA Tigran Sargsyan, who is currently Chairman of the EEC Board, today has met with the RF Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, informs the website of the RF Government. During the meeting Medvedev touched upon the issues connected with Ukraine. At present, both Russia and Ukraine have...

    Ukraine’s PM faces possible no-confidence vote
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s PM faces possible no-confidence vote

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    3 Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Rebel East
    Feb16

    3 Ukrainian Soldiers Killed In Rebel East

    Three Ukrainian soldiers were killed and seven injured during a new flareup in clashes between government forces and pro-Russian eastern separatist rebels, the Kiev military said today. …read more Source:...

    3 Ukranian soldiers dead in renewed fighting
    Feb16

    3 Ukranian soldiers dead in renewed fighting

    Three Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and seven more wounded on Tuesday in clashes between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian rebels.This has been announced by the authorities in Kiev. …read more Source:...

    Russia’s Internet censorship grew nine-fold in 2015: rights group
    Feb16

    Russia’s Internet censorship grew nine-fold in 2015: rights group

    Taboo topics include the conflict in Ukraine, corruption among government officials, and LGBT r… …read more Source:...

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks
    Feb16

    Russia halts movement of Ukraine-registered cargo trucks

    MOSCOW: Russian transportation authorities blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks on Monday and detained over 300 cargo vehicles in retaliation to Ukraine closing its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers. The transport ministry’s announcement came after Ukraine’s prime minister announced on Monday that cargo trucks...

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting
    Feb16

    Ukraine: 3 soldiers killed, 7 wounded in uptick in fighting

    MOSCOW: The Ukrainian government says three of its servicemen have been killed and seven others wounded in the past 24 hours in clashes with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. The Interfax news agency said presidential administration spokesman Oleksandr Motuzyanyk reported the sharp uptick in fighting at a briefing in Kiev on Tuesday....

    Ukrainian military reports highest daily death toll since November
    Feb16

    Ukrainian military reports highest daily death toll since November

    Three Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and seven wounded in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian military said Tuesday, reporting the highest daily casualty toll since mid-November. A year-old cease-fire deal has failed to stop violence in Ukraine’s separatist eastern territories, and international...