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    Ukraine votes to usher in Western-leaning parliament, open new chapter
    Oct26

    Ukraine votes to usher in Western-leaning parliament, open new chapter

    By Peter Leonard And Yuras Karmanau KIEV, Ukraine – Voters in Ukraine headed to the polls Sunday to elect a new parliament, overhauling a legislature tainted by its association with ousted President Viktor Yanukovych. The election is set to usher in a contingent of largely pro-Western lawmakers. President Petro Poroshenko’s party has...

    Heat is on, literally, for Ukraine elections
    Oct26

    Heat is on, literally, for Ukraine elections

    Kiev holds parliamentary elections Sunday amid an ongoing conflict with separatists. …read more Source: USA...

    Ukrainian Soldiers Go To The Polls; Wounded Vote At Hospitals
    Oct26

    Ukrainian Soldiers Go To The Polls; Wounded Vote At Hospitals

    Members of the Ukrainian military cast ballots at a polling station in Kramatorsk in the country’s parliamentary elections on October 26. In the city of Lviv, soldiers wounded in the conflict in the country’s east voted from their hospital rooms, where election workers brought ballot boxes. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service)...

    Ukraine Votes To Overhaul Parliament
    Oct26

    Ukraine Votes To Overhaul Parliament

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Voters in Ukraine headed to the polls Sunday to elect a new parliament, overhauling a legislature tainted by its association with ousted President Viktor Yanukovych. The election is set to usher in a contingent of largely pro-Western lawmakers. President Petro Poroshenko’s party has campaigned on an ambitious reform...

    Ukraine votes to overhaul parliament
    Oct26

    Ukraine votes to overhaul parliament

    Ukraine pauses before decisive parliamentary vote soured by spectre of separatist conflict …read more Source:...

    Ukraine votes to overhaul parliament
    Oct26

    Ukraine votes to overhaul parliament

    A man casts his ballot during parliament elections at a polling station in Volnovakha, a village on the front line of fighting between Ukrainian government forces and rebels, eastern Ukraine, … …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Ukraine votes in poll likely to elect pro-West assembly
    Oct26

    Ukraine votes in poll likely to elect pro-West assembly

    First parliamentary election since overthrow of Yanukovych …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Ukraine votes to overhaul parliament
    Oct26

    Ukraine votes to overhaul parliament

    Voters in Ukraine headed to the polls Sunday to elect a new parliament, overhauling a legislature tainted by its association with ousted President Viktor Yanukovych. …read more Source: CTV...

    War-Weary Ukraine Votes for New Parliament
    Oct26

    War-Weary Ukraine Votes for New Parliament

    President Petro Poroshenko’s party has campaigned on an ambitious reform agenda and is expected to get the largest share of the vote. …read more Source:...

    Russia Ramps Military Probing in the Baltics
    Oct26

    Russia Ramps Military Probing in the Baltics

    NATO says Russia has increased provocative military actions in and around the Baltics in recent months. They include the reported incursion of a Russian spy plane into Estonian airspace earlier this week. “I would suggest that the level of this provocative flying is higher than at the height of the Cold War,” said a NATO spokesman who added that...