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    Observers praise transparency in initial look at Ukraine’s elections
    Oct27

    Observers praise transparency in initial look at Ukraine’s elections

    JC FinleyKIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 27 (UPI) — The OSCE’s International Election Observatory Mission released its preliminary assessment of Ukraine’s early parliamentary elections held Sunday. …read more Source: United Press...

    In photos: Ukraine election
    Oct27

    In photos: Ukraine election

    With more than one-third of the votes counted, two allied pro-European parties in Ukraine that ran on a platform to enact radical reforms took a joint lead Monday in a parliamentary election. …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Monitors Praise Ukraine Vote, Russia Wants ‘Constructive’ Government
    Oct27

    Monitors Praise Ukraine Vote, Russia Wants ‘Constructive’ Government

    International observers have given Ukraine’s parliamentary elections a stamp of approval, while Russia said it hopes the vote will ease tension by ushering in a “constructive” government. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ten Takeaways From Ukraine’s Vote
    Oct27

    Ten Takeaways From Ukraine’s Vote

    Ukrainian voters have given the government of President Petro Poroshenko a clear mandate for a pro-European future. But there are still issues of concern following the October 26 vote. Here are 10 takeaways. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    OSCE releases preliminary assessment of Ukraine’s parliamentary elections
    Oct27

    OSCE releases preliminary assessment of Ukraine’s parliamentary elections

    JC FinleyKIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 27 (UPI) — The OSCE’s International Election Observatory Mission released its preliminary assessment of Ukraine’s early parliamentary elections held Sunday. …read more Source: United Press...

    2 pro-Europe parties lead Ukraine parliament vote
    Oct27

    2 pro-Europe parties lead Ukraine parliament vote

    2 pro-European parties take joint lead Ukraine parliamentary election …read more Source:...

    Ukraine elects most pro-Western parliament in country’s 23-year history
    Oct27

    Ukraine elects most pro-Western parliament in country’s 23-year history

    The vote comes to the consternation of the conflict-torn eastern regions of the country where insurgent leaders announced they were switching to Russian time …read more Source: Calgary...

    Ukraine Votes, With More Strife to Come
    Oct27

    Ukraine Votes, With More Strife to Come

    Ukrainian voters made more mature choices in yesterday’s elections, but the country’s immediate future is still bleak. …read more Source:...

    Poland to move thousands of troops east towards Ukraine, defense minister says
    Oct27

    Poland to move thousands of troops east towards Ukraine, defense minister says

    Poland’s defense minister tells The Associated Press that the country will move thousands of troops toward its eastern borders in a historic realignment of a military structure built in the Cold War. …read more Source: FOX...

    Rights Group: Russia Must Probe Deaths, Abductions in Crimea
    Oct27

    Rights Group: Russia Must Probe Deaths, Abductions in Crimea

    Russia must investigate the deaths and abductions of activists in Crimea who have opposed Moscow’s annexation of the peninsula and ensure the rights of minorities and media are respected, a leading European human rights watchdog said on Monday. In a 16-page report, the Council of Europe’s Commissioner for Human Rights Nils Muiznieks...