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    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Calls It Quits, Pressure Mounts to Form New Coalition
    Apr11

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Calls It Quits, Pressure Mounts to Form New Coalition

    KYIV, Ukraine—In a televised address Sunday, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced he would step down Tuesday, marking the end of a two-month-long political crisis. “We cannot allow destabilization of the executive branch during a war,” Yatsenyuk said. Ukrainian forces are still battling combined Russian-separatist forces in a...

    Embattled Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk resigns
    Apr11

    Embattled Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk resigns

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced his resignation on Sunday in the wake of a months-long political crisis that has paralysed the government and frozen the release of vital Western aid. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Yatseniuk Resigns
    Apr11

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister Yatseniuk Resigns

    KIEV, April 10 (Reuters) – Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk tendered his resignation in a televised broadcast on Sunday and signaled support for parliamentary speaker and presidential ally Volodymyr Groysman to take over his post.Yatseniuk has resisted pressure to resign since surviving a no-confidence motion against his government...

    Ukraine’s embattled prime minister resigns
    Apr11

    Ukraine’s embattled prime minister resigns

    Ukraine’s embattled prime minister announced Sunday that he is resigning, opening the way for the formation of a new government to end a drawn-out political crisis. In his weekly televised address, Arseniy Yatsenyuk said his resignation would be formally submitted to parliament on Tuesday. The same day, parliament was expected to vote to...

    Ukraine PM Yatseniuk tenders resignation (AAP)
    Apr11

    Ukraine PM Yatseniuk tenders resignation (AAP)

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk has gone on national television to announce he is resigning. …read more Source: The West...

    Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s departure unlikely to end Ukraine turmoil
    Apr11

    Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s departure unlikely to end Ukraine turmoil

    KIEV — Ukraine’s political turmoil claimed deeply unpopular Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, who announced Sunday he is resigning, but the country’s volatility likely won’t end soon. Yatsenyuk said he would submit his resignation for parliament’s approval Tuesday. Other sources said the formation of a new coalition could...

    Ukraine’s embattled prime minister resigns
    Apr11

    Ukraine’s embattled prime minister resigns

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine’s embattled prime minister announced Sunday that he is resigning, opening the way for the formation of a new government to end a drawn-out political crisis. …read more Source: CNS...

    Ukrainians May Get Visa-Free Travel Despite Dutch Vote, Source Says
    Apr11

    Ukrainians May Get Visa-Free Travel Despite Dutch Vote, Source Says

    The European Commission will propose this month granting visa-free travel to Ukrainians despite a Dutch referendum vote against an EU-Ukraine agreement partly motivated by hostility to migration, a senior EU source said. Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker promised Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in March that the EU executive would put...

    How will Ukraine’s government respond to PM’s resignation?
    Apr10

    How will Ukraine’s government respond to PM’s resignation?

    Ukraine’s government may face increased pressure to address longstanding charges of corruption following Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s announcement that he will submit his resignation Tuesday. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    EU slams Ukraine violence after monitors attacked
    Apr10

    EU slams Ukraine violence after monitors attacked

    KIEV: The European Union (EU) on Sunday criticised the “unprecedented level of violence” in eastern Ukraine after international monitors came under fire despite a truce between government forces and pro-Russian separatists. “The significant increase of ceasefire violations in the Donetsk region represents an unprecedented level of violence” since...