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    Ukraine’s government survives no confidence vote
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s government survives no confidence vote

    The government of Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has survived a no confidence vote. The motion got 194 votes in the Verkhovna Rada Tuesday, falling short of the 226 votes required to oust the Cabinet. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote
    Feb16

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote. …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s Government Survives No Confidence Vote
    Feb16

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s Government Survives No Confidence Vote

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s government survives no confidence vote …read more Source: ABC...

    Ukraine President Asks PM to Resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine President Asks PM to Resign

    Ukraine’s president has asked the country’s prime minister to resign in the face of what is perceived as the government’s failure to fight corruption and overcome an economic crisis. President Petro Poroshenko’s surprise request Tuesday followed opinion polls that showed growing public disenchantment with the government of...

    Ukraine’s president calls for prime minister to resign
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s president calls for prime minister to resign

    The crisis has been building for two years and threatens the embattled coalition government. …read more Source: The Washington...

    Russia and Ukraine block trucks in transit dispute
    Feb16

    Russia and Ukraine block trucks in transit dispute

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian transportation authorities have blocked the movement of Ukraine-registered trucks and detained over 300 cargo vehicles after Ukraine closed its borders to Russia-registered long-haulers. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine’s post-revolution government is falling apart
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s post-revolution government is falling apart

    President Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday called for a “complete reboot” of Ukraine’s government and demanded that the country’s embattled prime minister and general prosecutor quit their posts. The president said it would be the only path out of Ukraine’s deepening political crisis. Poroshenko’s request came as...

    Ukraine’s political crisis deepens with call to oust ministers
    Feb16

    Ukraine’s political crisis deepens with call to oust ministers

    Ed AdamczykKIEV, Ukraine, Feb. 16 (UPI) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called on his embattled prime minister and prosecutor general to resign Tuesday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Reports: Ukrainian Prosecutor-General Resigns After Poroshenko Request
    Feb16

    Reports: Ukrainian Prosecutor-General Resigns After Poroshenko Request

    Ukrainian media and a pro-Western lawmaker say Ukrainian Prosecutor-General Viktor Shokin resigned on February 16 after President Petro Poroshenko earlier in the day asked him and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk to step down. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Squatting In Pervomaisk — Finding Refuge In Eastern Ukraine
    Feb16

    Squatting In Pervomaisk — Finding Refuge In Eastern Ukraine

    Some residents of Pisky and other neighboring villages in the Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine have moved to the nearby village of Pervomaisk for the winter. Some stay in once-abandoned but still liveable abodes there. Their new houses are relatively comfortable compared to the devastation they left behind. But they are still not home. (Olga...