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    Ukraine’s government survives no-confidence vote
    Feb17

    Ukraine’s government survives no-confidence vote

    Ukraine’s Western-backed government has survived a no-confidence vote at the country’s parliament. …read more Source:...

    Re-electing Mme. Lagarde: Bad for the US and the World
    Feb17

    Re-electing Mme. Lagarde: Bad for the US and the World

    An election with only one candidate? Sounds like a stitch-up. But with nominations just closed, the one candidate in the forthcoming poll, Madame Lagarde, will be re-elected as Managing Director of the IMF regardless. To many, this may seem unremarkable. Mme Lagarde is stylish, engaging, and a welcome breath of fresh feminine air among...

    Ukrainian government survives non-confidence vote
    Feb17

    Ukrainian government survives non-confidence vote

    Ukraine’s parliament on Tuesday failed to pass a non-confidence bill against the government led by Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk, the parliament’s press service said. …read more Source: Global...

    Ukraine’s Government Survives No-confidence Vote
    Feb17

    Ukraine’s Government Survives No-confidence Vote

    MOSCOW—The government of Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk survived a no-confidence vote on Tuesday though a majority of lawmakers harshly criticized its work. The vote reflected simmering political tensions amid Ukraine’s economic troubles that have eroded public support for Yatsenyuk’s Cabinet. The failure to pass the...

    How Trump Bought the Conservative Movement
    Feb17

    How Trump Bought the Conservative Movement

    It has become increasingly clear that the “self-funded” candidate in the Republican presidential primary, Donald J. Trump, will destroy the GOP’s chances to win in November if he is not the nominee. Leftist groups are ecstatic over Trump’s “Bush lied, people died,” mantra over the Iraq war. Internet trolls for Vladimir Putin are...

    3 killed, 8 wounded in intensified violence in E.Ukraine
    Feb17

    3 killed, 8 wounded in intensified violence in E.Ukraine

    At least three people were killed and eight others wounded in eastern Ukraine in the past day amid escalation of violence, reports from the conflicting parties showed Tuesday. …read more Source: Global...

    Fierce fighting rages in Kiev
    Feb17

    Fierce fighting rages in Kiev

    KIEV: Seven Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and six wounded in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian military said on Tuesday, reporting the highest daily casualty toll since mid-November. A year-old… …read more Source: The News...

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Survives No-Confidence Vote
    Feb17

    Ukraine’s Prime Minister, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Survives No-Confidence Vote

    Mr. Yatsenyuk faced wavering allies in the party of President Petro O. Poroshenko, who had called on him to resign. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukrainian government survives no-confidence vote amid infighting
    Feb17

    Ukrainian government survives no-confidence vote amid infighting

    Motion falls short of the 226 votes required to oust the cabinet, as President Petro Poroshenko calls on PM to resignThe Ukrainian government survived a no-confidence vote, despite severe criticism from a majority of MPs.The vote reflected political tensions amid economic problems that have eroded public support for the cabinet of prime minister...

    One of Putin’s most prominent critics is refusing to leave Russia despite numerous death threats
    Feb17

    One of Putin’s most prominent critics is refusing to leave Russia despite numerous death threats

    Thomson ReutersMOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian opposition politician Mikhail Kasyanov has said he fears for his life after fellow activist Boris Nemtsov was gunned down in Moscow last year, leaving him as the most high-profile Kremlin opponent inside the country. Kasyanov, who served as prime minister under President Vladimir Putin from...