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    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Oct. 27
    Oct27

    News of the Day From Across the Globe, Oct. 27

    Two exit polls indicated that Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s party would secure a narrow victory in Sunday’s parliamentary election, falling substantially short of an outright majority. The Lebanese army moved tanks and commando forces into the northern city of Tripoli on Sunday, where fighting with Muslim militants has...

    Pro-Western parties seen leading Ukraine vote
    Oct27

    Pro-Western parties seen leading Ukraine vote

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, center, speaks with local staff at a poling station during voting in parliamentary elections in Kramatorsk, Donetsk region, Ukraine, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014… …read more Source: The Bismarck...

    Darth Vader turned away from Ukrainian polls
    Oct27

    Darth Vader turned away from Ukrainian polls

    Darth Vader is running for Ukraine’s parliament. …read more Source: USA...

    President Poroshenko’s party wins parliamentary elections in Ukraine
    Oct27

    President Poroshenko’s party wins parliamentary elections in Ukraine

    UPI StaffKIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 26 (UPI) — Pro-Western parties and politicians dominated Ukraine’s parliamentary elections Sunday. …read more Source: United Press...

    Pro-Western blocs lead in Ukraine election
    Oct27

    Pro-Western blocs lead in Ukraine election

    President Poroshenko’s party appeared to fall well short of a majority in parliament. …read more Source: USA...

    Pro-Western parties leading in Ukraine parliamentary vote
    Oct26

    Pro-Western parties leading in Ukraine parliamentary vote

    Ukrainians overwhelmingly voted in several pro-Western parties in a landmark parliamentary election Sunday, another nudge in the former Soviet nation’s drift away from Russia. …read more Source: CTV...

    Ukrainians Vote to Face West
    Oct26

    Ukrainians Vote to Face West

    Pro-Western parties have emerged as the big winners in Ukraine’s parliamentary elections. According to exit polling, the Poroshenko Bloc—controlled by President Petro Poroshenko—earned 23 percent of the vote, while a party aligned with Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk secured 21.3 percent. Both parties favor policies designed to bring...

    Few Cast Ballots in Ukraine’s East
    Oct26

    Few Cast Ballots in Ukraine’s East

    The lack of enthusiasm for parliamentary elections in Ukraine’s industrial east reflects the difficulties the new government will likely have in cementing the loyalty of those towns it still controls there. …read more Source: The Wall Street...

    Poroshenko’s win in Ukraine keeps pro-Russian parties out of government
    Oct26

    Poroshenko’s win in Ukraine keeps pro-Russian parties out of government

    Ukraine’s president said coalition talks will start Monday and will last no longer than 10 days after his narrow win over Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Sunday. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Ukraine President Hails Support for Pro-West Plan
    Oct26

    Ukraine President Hails Support for Pro-West Plan

    Poroshenko thanked voters for backing a “democratic, reformist, pro-Ukrainian and pro-European majority.” …read more Source:...