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    Dutch In the loop April 14: Oekraïne-referendum
    Apr14

    Dutch In the loop April 14: Oekraïne-referendum

    Een week na het Nederlands ‘Nee’ tegen het EU associatieakkoord met Oekraïne blikt POLITICO’s Cynthia Kroet terug met Michiel van Hulten, campagneleider van het Ja-kamp, en Pieter Cleppe, hoofd van denktank Open Europe in Brussel. Waarom heeft Nederland dit verdrag afgewezen? Maar we kijken ook vooruit: Wat betekent het resultaat voor...

    Ukrainian parliament accepts PM s resignation
    Apr14

    Ukrainian parliament accepts PM s resignation

    The Ukrainian constitution stipulates that the replacement of the prime minister results in the change of the entire cabinet. …read more Source: The...

    Solve the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Before It Explodes: Thomas De Waal
    Apr14

    Solve the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Before It Explodes: Thomas De Waal

    For almost three decades, the most dangerous unresolved conflict in wider Europe has lain in the mountains of the South Caucasus, in a small territory known as Nagorno-Karabakh. In the late 1980s, the region confounded the last Soviet leader, Mikhail S. Gorbachev, The New York Times reports. In the early 1990s, the conflict there created more...

    Ukraine parliament approves first ever Jewish Prime Minister
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament approves first ever Jewish Prime Minister

    Volodymr Groysman is also the youngest person to have the job. …read more Source: Arutz...

    Russia’s Putin says Western sanctions to remain in near future
    Apr14

    Russia’s Putin says Western sanctions to remain in near future

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday he does not see Western sanctions on Russia being lifted in the near future …read more Source: The Daily...

    Ukraine parliament approves new government
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament approves new government

    Following months of political turmoil, Ukraine’s parliament on Thursday approved Volodymyr Groysman as the country’s new prime minister and confirmed a new cabinet. Groysman, 38, is a loyalist of President Petro Poroshenko, and replaces the deeply unpopular Arensiy Yatsenyuk as government leader. His appointment was backed by 257 MPs,...

    A New Prime Minister In Ukraine
    Apr14

    A New Prime Minister In Ukraine

    Efrem Lukatsky / APLawmakers voted 257-50 to approve Vladimir Groysman’s appointment. His predecessor, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, resigned Sunday after his government was accused of corruption and losing the public’s trust. Groysman, a relative newcomer to Ukrainian politics, is parliamentary speaker and is seen as a coalition builder. Agence...

    12-year-old girl asks Putin: Erdogan and Poroshenko?
    Apr14

    12-year-old girl asks Putin: Erdogan and Poroshenko?

    “Who would you save first?” …read more Source: News.Az

    Ukraine parliament appoints pro-EU Groysman as PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine parliament appoints pro-EU Groysman as PM

    KIEV, Ukraine: Ukraine’s parliament on Thursday appointed pro-Western speaker Volodymyr Groysman as prime minister in a bid to end months of political gridlock and unlock vital aid to the war torn-state. Lawmakers voted by 257 to 50 to approve the resignation of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk—condemned by President Petro Poroshenko for...

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new prime minister
    Apr14

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new prime minister

    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. …read more Source: The Daily...