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    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...

    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...

    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 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....

    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...

    Ukraine MPs Approve Groysman For Prime Minister
    Apr14

    Ukraine MPs Approve Groysman For Prime Minister

    Ukraine’s parliament approved presidential ally Volodymyr Groysman for the post of prime minister on Thursday in the biggest political shakeup since a 2014 uprising brought in a pro-Western leadership. A new Groysman-led government could end months of political infighting that has stalled efforts to tackle graft and delayed billions of...

    What We’re Following This Morning
    Apr14

    What We’re Following This Morning

    There’s a Democratic presidential debate tonight: Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will face off tonight in Brooklyn, ahead of the New York state primary next Tuesday. Most polls show Clinton ahead. Tonight’s debate will be broadcast on CNN. New prime minister in Ukraine: Volodymyr Groysman was approved today by lawmakers in...