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    The Latest: Putin backs armed monitors for eastern Ukraine
    Apr14

    The Latest: Putin backs armed monitors for eastern Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s marathon call-in TV show (all times local): …read more Source: U.S....

    Two World Leaders Are Drowning. Who’d Putin Save?
    Apr14

    Two World Leaders Are Drowning. Who’d Putin Save?

    Vladimir Putin made a barbed comment about Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko, both of whom he’s clashed with. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine’s New Prime Minister Groysman Promises Corruption Crackdown
    Apr14

    Ukraine’s New Prime Minister Groysman Promises Corruption Crackdown

    Ukraine’s parliament has endorsed parliamentary speaker Volodymyr Groysman to replace Arseniy Yatsenyuk as the country’s Prime Minister. Yatsenyuk, who rose to prominence during the pro-Western Euromaidan protest movement, faced a difficult time in government as he was dogged by allegations of ineffectiveness in the way of much needed...

    The Latest: Putin backs armed monitors for eastern Ukraine
    Apr14

    The Latest: Putin backs armed monitors for eastern Ukraine

    The Latest on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s marathon call-in TV show (all times local): … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    In Talk Show, Putin Airs Opinions on Syria, Economy, Potholes
    Apr14

    In Talk Show, Putin Airs Opinions on Syria, Economy, Potholes

    Russian President Vladimir Putin says the Syrian people must engage in talks to agree on a new constitution for their country. Speaking during his annual television call-in show, Putin said the solution to Syria’s problems is not to be found in military action. The Russian leader also said the so-called Panama Papers report about offshore...

    Ukraine’s Parliament Approves New Prime Minister in Vote
    Apr14

    Ukraine’s Parliament Approves New Prime Minister in Vote

    Volodymyr B. Groysman replaced Arseniy P. Yatsenyuk in the most significant shuffle of the country’s senior leadership since a revolution two years ago. …read more Source: The New York...

    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...

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new prime minister
    Apr14

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new prime minister

    MOSCOW (AP) — The speaker of the Ukrainian parliament has been elected prime minister after a months-long political crisis. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine approves Poroshenko ally Volodymyr Groysman as PM
    Apr14

    Ukraine approves Poroshenko ally Volodymyr Groysman as PM

    Ukrainian lawmakers have approved Volodymyr Groysman for the post of prime minister, paving the way for a new government in the biggest shake-up since a 2014 uprising brought in a pro-Western leadership. …read more Source:...

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new PM
    Apr14

    Ally of Ukraine’s president elected new PM

    The speaker of the Ukrainian parliament has been elected prime minister after a months-long political crisis. …read more Source: CTV...