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    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb19

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine sank deeper into political turmoil Thursday as the governing coalition lost its majority in parliament after a second faction bailed out. The move by Samopomich (Self Help), which has 26 seats in the 450-seat parliament, leaves the coalition partners with 217 votes. Former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko’s...

    Biden welcomes passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko: White House
    Feb19

    Biden welcomes passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko: White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, in a telephone call on Thursday, commended Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on the passage of anti-corruption legislation sought by the International Monetary Fund and the European Union, the White House said. …read more Source:...

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb19

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine sank deeper into political turmoil Thursday as the governing coalition lost its majority in parliament after a second faction bailed out. …read more Source: U.S....

    Biden welcomes passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko: White House
    Feb19

    Biden welcomes passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko: White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, in a telephone call on Thursday, commended Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on the… …read more Source:...

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition
    Feb19

    Another faction quits Ukraine’s governing coalition

    MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Ukraine sank deeper into political turmoil Thursday as the governing coalition lost its majority in parliament after a… …read more Source:...

    Biden welcomes passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko – White House
    Feb19

    Biden welcomes passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko – White House

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, in a telephone call on Thursday, commended Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on the passage of anti-corruption legislation sought by the International Monetary Fund and the European Union, the White House said. …read more Source: Channel...

    Biden welcomes passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko – White House
    Feb19

    Biden welcomes passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko – White House

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, in a telephone call on Thursday, commended Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on the passage of anti-corruption legislation sought by the International Monetary Fund and the European Union, the White House said. …read more Source: The...

    IAN BREMMER: Ukraine’s government will fall apart ‘by the end of this year’
    Feb19

    IAN BREMMER: Ukraine’s government will fall apart ‘by the end of this year’

    Ian Bremmer is the president of Eurasia Group. See more video by Ian Bremmer about oil, the global economy, politics and the news on his Facebook page: www.facebook.com/ianbremmer …read more Source: Business...

    Liberals didn’t sign off on Saudi arms sale but will let it stand, says Dion
    Feb19

    Liberals didn’t sign off on Saudi arms sale but will let it stand, says Dion

    OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion says the Liberal government does not necessarily approve of Canada’s sale of $15 billion worth of light armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia, a country with a dismal human rights record. But Dion says the government is simply allowing a previously negotiated contract to stand. In a rare...

    OSCE Extends Ukraine Monitoring Mission
    Feb19

    OSCE Extends Ukraine Monitoring Mission

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has extended its monitoring mission in Ukraine for another year, until the end of March 2017. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinm …read more Source: Big News...