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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… …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...

    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...

    Ukraine Says ‘Fully Ready’ For Court Battle With Russia
    Feb19

    Ukraine Says ‘Fully Ready’ For Court Battle With Russia

    Kyiv says it is “fully ready to decisively defend its interests” against a lawsuit brought by Russia. The Finance Ministry issued the statement on February 18, after Russia announced it had filed a la …read more Source: Big News...

    Radical Party rejoins Ukraine coalition
    Feb18

    Radical Party rejoins Ukraine coalition

    KIEV: Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk moved to shore up the ruling coalition and ease the threat of early elections after this week’s failed bid to oust him. Efforts to attract new members to the alliance appeared to pay off on Thursday as the Radical Party said it’s ready to rejoin, having left last year. Yatsenyuk courted...

    Dutch strategy on Ukraine referendum leaked
    Feb18

    Dutch strategy on Ukraine referendum leaked

    Dutch cabinet ministers should tell voters that an EU-Ukraine deal is good for trade but they should not talk about conflict with Russia, according to the Dutch government’s referendum strategy, which was leaked to the broadcaster RTL. A 12-page document, made public Thursday, lists a number of questions people might have about an...

    OPEC Oil Production Freezes Could Impact Global Markets
    Feb18

    OPEC Oil Production Freezes Could Impact Global Markets

    MoreHow a Little-Known Federal Agency Has Slowed New Oil and Gas DrillingTraditional Energy Industry Declares War on Solar Energy Defying skepticism that their countries could agree on any measures to stabilize global crude markets and prices, Saudi Petroleum and Natural Resource Minister Ali al-Naimi and Russian Energy Minister Novak, along with...

    News24.com | Over 250 swine flu deaths in Ukraine since September
    Feb18

    News24.com | Over 250 swine flu deaths in Ukraine since September

    More than 250 people have died of swine flu in Ukraine since late September, with the toll rising by almost 70 people in the past two weeks. …read more Source:...