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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    EC Unveils Set of Energy Security Measures
    Feb16

    EC Unveils Set of Energy Security Measures

    The European Commission proposed on Tuesday a package of measures aimed at addressing possible interruptions of energy supply to the EU. “These measures include moderating energy demand, increasing energy production in Europe (including from renewables), further developing a well-functioning and fully integrated internal energy market, as well as...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko urges PM Yatsenyuk to resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko urges PM Yatsenyuk to resign

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Tuesday he wanted Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk to step down, following a series of high-profile resignations from his increasingly unpopular government. Presidential spokesman Svyatoslav Tsegolko tweeted: “In order to restore trust in the government, the president asked the prosecutor general and...

    Ukraine’s President asks PM Yatsenyuk to resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s President asks PM Yatsenyuk to resign

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has asked the Prime Minister, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, to resign, saying he has lost the support of the ruling coalition, the BBC reports. But Poroshenko said there would not be a snap election. Mr Yatsenyuk’s government has been criticised over the slow pace of reform and faces allegations of corruption....

    In Russia: Rebels beat drug dealer to death in ISIS-style execution
    Feb16

    In Russia: Rebels beat drug dealer to death in ISIS-style execution

    A horrific viral video has emerged showing a drug dealer being whipped with electric cables by pro-Russian rebels in an ISIS-style execution. A horrific viral video has emerged showing a drug dealer being whipped with electric cables by pro-Russian rebels in an ISIS-style execution. Metro UK reported.In a video posted on Russian facebook...

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks Prime Minister Yatsenyuk to resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Poroshenko asks Prime Minister Yatsenyuk to resign

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has asked Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and the country’s controversial prosecutor general to resign because both have lost the public’s trust, his spokesman said Tuesday. …read more Source: France...

    Ukrainian president suggests PM should resign: statement
    Feb16

    Ukrainian president suggests PM should resign: statement

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko suggested in a statement on Tuesday that Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk should resign as his cabinet had lost the support of the ruling coalition, but said there should not be a snap election. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukrainian president suggests PM should resign: statement
    Feb16

    Ukrainian president suggests PM should resign: statement

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko suggested in a statement on Tuesday that Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk should resign as his cabinet had lost the support of the ruling coalition, but said there should not be a snap election. …read more Source:...

    The first round of the EU-Armenia negotiations on trade and investment issues was launched in 
Brussels
    Feb16

    The first round of the EU-Armenia negotiations on trade and investment issues was launched in Brussels

    The European delegation was led by Petros Sourmelis, head of unit, Russia, CIS, Ukraine, Western Balkan, EFTA, EEA, Turkey and Central Asia, the European Commission Directorate-General for Trade (DG TRADE). …read more Source:...

    Russia Wields the Kurdish Weapon
    Feb16

    Russia Wields the Kurdish Weapon

    An incoherent American strategy is allowing Putin’s Russia to drive wedges into American alliances and disrupt what little strategy the U.S. has left in Syria. The latest example: Russia’s clever move to back the Syrian Kurds—key allies in what passes for America’s anti-ISIS strategy—against the Turks, America’s NATO...

    Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko Asks PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk To Resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko Asks PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk To Resign

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday asked embattled Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk and the country’s controversial prosecutor general to resign because both had lost the public’s trust. …read more Source:...