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    Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk faces threat of no-confidence vote
    Feb16

    Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk faces threat of no-confidence vote

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk is due to address parliament, where he faces the threat of a vote of no confidence. A no-confidence vote could cause the government to collapse, leading to snap elections. Mr Yatsenyuk’s government has been criticised over the slow pace of reform and faces allegations of corruption. Western...

    Manvel Sargsyan: U.S. offers Russia a fundamental role that will put it on its feet again
    Feb16

    Manvel Sargsyan: U.S. offers Russia a fundamental role that will put it on its feet again

    Mainstream media are still discussing Vladimir Putin’s unwillingness to talk to Recep Erdogan. What did Turkey anticipate from its new strategy towards Russia following the downing of the Russian warplane over Syria? Russia’s military build up in Syria disrupted all the Syrian plans of Turkey given that since 2011 Turks have been...

    Shevchenko joins Ukraine coaching staff
    Feb16

    Shevchenko joins Ukraine coaching staff

    Former Chelsea player Andriy Shevchenko before a match. Reuters KIEV: Former Ukraine striker Andriy Shevchenko has joined the national team’s coaching staff ahead of the 2016 European Championship, replacing assistant coach Olexandr Zavarov. Shevchenko is Ukraine’s record scorer with 48 goals in 111 games and won the Ballon d’Or...

    Ukraine PM faces no-confidence threat
    Feb16

    Ukraine PM faces no-confidence threat

    Ukrainian PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk reports to MPs on his government’s record and faces the threat of a no-confidence vote. …read more Source:...

    Missiles in Syria kill 50 as schools, hospitals hit; Turkey accuses Russia
    Feb16

    Missiles in Syria kill 50 as schools, hospitals hit; Turkey accuses Russia

    People gather near what is said to be a hospital damaged by missile attacks in Azaz, Aleppo, Syria, February 15, 2016 in this still image taken from a video on a social media website. REUTERS/Social Media Website via Reuters TV Turkey on Monday accused Russia of an “obvious war crime” after missile attacks in northern Syria killed scores of...

    Fighting Between Ukrainian Forces and Separatists Is Surging Once Again
    Feb16

    Fighting Between Ukrainian Forces and Separatists Is Surging Once Again

    Conflict in eastern Ukraine between state forces and Russian-backed separatists has escalated in recent weeks, despite a series of ceasefire attempts over the last year, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE) reported on Tuesday. “It’s still, unfortunately, an active conflict,” Lamberto Zannier, secretary-general of the Organization for...

    Tatars Step Up Resistance to Russian Rule Over Crimea
    Feb16

    Tatars Step Up Resistance to Russian Rule Over Crimea

    MoreExclusive: Russia’s Prime Minister on Syria, Sanctions and a New Cold WarRussia’s Former Anti-Doping Chief Dies After Resigning From Scandal-Hit AgencyExclusive: Russian Premier Remains Defiant on Bombing of Syrian Rebels (UROZHAYNE, Crimea) — Elnara Asanova lives alone with her four small children because her husband, an ethnic...

    Why Leftists Want to Draft Women
    Feb16

    Why Leftists Want to Draft Women

    Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam. Hillary Clinton had endorsed forcing women to register for a draft. Now the issue is taking on new urgency. Despite the left’s anti-draft posturing, it has fond memories of its protests during the Vietnam War and it is the...

    Ukraine lawmakers have signatures for no confidence vote – two lawmakers
    Feb16

    Ukraine lawmakers have signatures for no confidence vote – two lawmakers

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian lawmakers have gathered the 150 signatures needed to hold a no confidence vote on Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk’s government, two lawmakers told Reuters on Tuesday, as parliament prepared to debate a report on the government’s performance. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine president’s party to condemn government’s performance – leader
    Feb16

    Ukraine president’s party to condemn government’s performance – leader

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party will vote to criticise the performance of Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk’s government as “unsatisfactory” in a parliament vote, its leader Yuriy Lutsenko told parliament on Tuesday. …read more Source: Channel...