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    New Ukraine government must continue reforms: U.S. Treasury official
    Apr12

    New Ukraine government must continue reforms: U.S. Treasury official

    Any new government formed in Ukraine must continue efforts to root out corruption and work with the International Monetary Fund to pursue economic reforms, a senior U.S. Treasury official said on Tuesday. …read more Source: The Daily...

    EU Commission To Push Ahead With Ukraine Visa Liberalization
    Apr12

    EU Commission To Push Ahead With Ukraine Visa Liberalization

    EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn says the European Commission plans to go ahead with its proposal for visa liberalization for Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Analysts: Ukraine Government Shake-up Raises Hopes, Concerns
    Apr12

    Analysts: Ukraine Government Shake-up Raises Hopes, Concerns

    The resignation of Ukraine’s embattled Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, made official Tuesday, raises hopes for ending a political crisis that has delayed Western financial support and led many to question Ukraine’s path to reform. The current speaker of Ukraine’s parliament, Volodymyr Groysman, is widely expected to be elected...

    NATO, Russia Schedule First Formal Talks Since 2014
    Apr12

    NATO, Russia Schedule First Formal Talks Since 2014

    Officials from NATO and Russia are scheduled to hold their first formal meeting in almost two years, covering Ukraine, the security situation in Afghanistan, and military activities, the Western alliance said Tuesday. The meeting scheduled for April 20 at NATO headquarters in Brussels will take place at the ambassadorial level. NATO suspended all...

    Lithuania blacklists 46 for their role in Savchenko trial
    Apr12

    Lithuania blacklists 46 for their role in Savchenko trial

    VILNIUS (Reuters) – Lithuania blacklisted several dozen Russians and Ukrainians for their role in the detention and sentencing of the Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko and two other Ukrainians, Lithuania’s foreign minister said on Tuesday. …read more Source:...

    Groysman struggles to form Ukraine team
    Apr12

    Groysman struggles to form Ukraine team

    Days of horse-trading hamper agreement but Oleksandr Danyliuk emerges as possible finance minister …read more Source: Financial...

    The rapid rise of Ukraine’s Volodymyr Hroisman
    Apr12

    The rapid rise of Ukraine’s Volodymyr Hroisman

    Volodymyr Hroisman will likely become the new prime minister of Ukraine following Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s resignation. The young politician’s rapid rise is a result of his close relationship to President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source:...

    The rapid rise of Ukraine’s Volodymyr Hroisman
    Apr12

    The rapid rise of Ukraine’s Volodymyr Hroisman

    Volodymyr Hroisman will likely become the new prime minister of Ukraine following Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s resignation. The young politician’s rapid rise is a result of his close relationship to President Petro Poroshenko. …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Ukraine fails to agree new pro-EU cabinet after PM quits
    Apr12

    Ukraine fails to agree new pro-EU cabinet after PM quits

    KIEV, Ukraine – Ukraine’s parliament on Tuesday, April 12, postponed a vote to approve embattled Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s resignation as furious backroom battles raged over the makeup of a new pro-EU government. The latest twist in the ex-Soviet state’s volatile political drama came when the man tipped to succeed...

    Pole becomes head of Ukrainian railway
    Apr12

    Pole becomes head of Ukrainian railway

    Wojciech Balczun has won an open competition for the position of the head of the Ukrainian state railway operator, Ukrzaliznycia, the minister of development and trade Aivaras Abromaviczius informed. “Wojciech is still young, but he was successful as the president of Poland’s biggest companies,” said Abromaviczius. The 46-year-old was the...