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    Ukraine Looks Toward New Government Following PM’s Resignation
    Apr11

    Ukraine Looks Toward New Government Following PM’s Resignation

    Ukraine is looking to create a new coalition government, following Sunday’s resignation of embattled Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk. Yatsenyuk announced his resignation saying he hoped it would give Ukraine a chance to adopt new electoral, constitutional and judicial reforms, as well as join the European Union and NATO. Ukraine President...

    France seeks G20 tax haven blacklist, EU sanctions on evaders
    Apr11

    France seeks G20 tax haven blacklist, EU sanctions on evaders

    PARIS (Reuters) – France will seek tougher EU sanctions on people who help to facilitate tax evasion and a G20 blacklist of uncooperative tax… …read more Source:...

    France seeks G20 tax haven blacklist, EU sanctions on evaders (Reuters)
    Apr11

    France seeks G20 tax haven blacklist, EU sanctions on evaders (Reuters)

    PARIS (Reuters) – France will seek tougher EU sanctions on people who help to facilitate tax evasion and a G20 blacklist of uncooperative tax havens, the Finance Ministry said on Monday following the … …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine looks to new pro-EU government after PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk quits
    Apr11

    Ukraine looks to new pro-EU government after PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk quits

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk. (AP Photo) Ukraine prepared Monday to usher in a stable new pro-Western government following the resignation of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk over public anger with his seeming inability to fight government graft. Yatsenyuk’s Sunday announcement came barely two months after he survived a...

    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...

    Leonid Bershidsky: Ukraine gets a new government, same corrupt politics
    Apr11

    Leonid Bershidsky: Ukraine gets a new government, same corrupt politics

    When he resigned on Sunday, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said he was proud of his government’s achievements. They will, he predicted, be appreciated in due time. That may be so, but just now he is one of Ukraine’s most despised men, someone who failed to make the country more European but instead made deals with...

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko ‘risks developing fatal blood clot’ (AFP)
    Apr11

    Ukraine pilot Savchenko ‘risks developing fatal blood clot’ (AFP)

    Moscow (AFP) – Medical tests on a jailed Ukrainian pilot on hunger strike show her blood is thickening, putting her at risk of developing a blood clot which could kill her, her lawyers said Monday. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine looks to new pro-EU government after PM quits (AFP)
    Apr11

    Ukraine looks to new pro-EU government after PM quits (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukraine prepared Monday to usher in a stable new pro-Western government following the resignation of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk over public anger with his seeming inability to fight government graft. …read more Source: The West...

    Why we still don’t understand the Somme
    Apr11

    Why we still don’t understand the Somme

    British troops during the Battle of Morval, an attack that took place during the Battle of the Somme, 25th September, 1916. Photo credit: the Imperial War Museum : A drama never surpassed Last week the Culture Secretary, John Whittingdale, joined with the Royal British Legion to encourage the nation to mark the centenary of the first day of the...

    Hunger-striking Ukraine pilot risks developing fatal bloodclot: lawyer
    Apr11

    Hunger-striking Ukraine pilot risks developing fatal bloodclot: lawyer

    Medical tests on a jailed Ukrainian pilot on hunger strike show her blood is thickening, putting her at risk of developing a blood clot which could kill her, her lawyers said Monday …read more Source: The Daily...