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    New prime minister of Ukraine vows to fight corruption
    Apr14

    New prime minister of Ukraine vows to fight corruption

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, April 14 (UPI) — Volodymyr Groysman was appointed Ukraine’s new prime minister, promising to reform the Ukrainian economy and combat corruption. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine approves new PM in bid to end reform deadlock 
    Apr14

    Ukraine approves new PM in bid to end reform deadlock 

    Ukraine’s parliament approved presidential ally Volodymyr Groysman as prime minister on Thursday in the biggest political shakeup since a 2014 uprising brought in a pro-Western leadership. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian world indoors medalist fails test for meldonium
    Apr14

    Ukrainian world indoors medalist fails test for meldonium

    FILE – This is a Saturday, August 22, 2015 file photo of Ukraine’s Anastasia Mokhnyuk as she checks her time after the 200m event of the women’s heptathlon at the World Athletics Championships at the Bird’s Nest stadium in Beijing. Photo: AP KIEV: Ukrainian athlete Anastasia Mokhnyuk has been provisionally suspended after...

    Putin says shares Russians’ pain over economic hardship
    Apr14

    Putin says shares Russians’ pain over economic hardship

    By Andrew Osborn and Alexander Winning President Vladimir Putin assured ordinary Russians on Thursday that he was trying to relieve the hardships inflicted on them by the slowing economy and the financial knock-on effects of Russia’s stand-off with the West. Putin used a televised phone-in, an annual event when he fields questions from...

    Groysman appointed new Ukraine prime minister
    Apr14

    Groysman appointed new Ukraine prime minister

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, April 14 (UPI) — Volodymyr Groysman was appointed Ukraine’s new prime minister, promising to reform the Ukrainian economy and combat corruption. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine approves new PM in bid to end reform deadlock
    Apr14

    Ukraine approves new PM in bid to end reform deadlock

    Ukraine’s parliament approved Volodymyr Groysman as prime minister on Thursday in the biggest political shakeup since 2014. …read more Source:...

    Ally of Ukrainian President Elected as Prime Minister
    Apr14

    Ally of Ukrainian President Elected as Prime Minister

    (MOSCOW) — The speaker of the Ukrainian parliament was elected prime minister on Thursday in what could mark an end to a months-long government crisis in a country crippled by a separatist war in the east. In recent months, political tensions have risen and some respected reformers have resigned, citing disenchantment with the government’s...

    Hroysman Confirmed As Ukraine’s New Prime Minister
    Apr14

    Hroysman Confirmed As Ukraine’s New Prime Minister

    Ukraine’s parliament approved Volodymyr Hroysman as the country’s new prime minister. It’s considered in the biggest government shake-up since a 2014 uprising resulted in a pro-Western government coming to power. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Clean-up crew
    Apr14

    Clean-up crew

    IT is easy to despair of Ukraine. The war-torn country has been engulfed by political crisis for nearly two months. The “Revolution of Dignity” that overthrew the corrupt, authoritarian government of President Viktor Yanukovych two years ago brought no revolutionary change. Corruption is still rampant. Key reforms are incomplete. The separation...

    Ukraine’s new PM revealed
    Apr14

    Ukraine’s new PM revealed

    Parliament chairman Volodymyr Groysman becomes country’s youngest premier …read more Source: Anadolu...