All posts tagged Ukraine

October 31, 2014, by VOANews

Russia – locked in a bitter standoff with Ukraine over a pro-Russian rebellion in Ukraine’s east – has agreed to resume natural gas deliveries to its neighbor, in a deal […]

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NATO chief: Russia’s actions in Ukraine ‘challenge’ security

October 30, 2014, by VOANews

NATO’s new chief says the Euro-Atlantic alliance is facing “many challenges” from “many directions.” Speaking to reporte ...


Ukraine, Russia extend gas deal talks after impasse

October 30, 2014, by VOANews

Trilateral talks in Brussels to restart the delivery of Russian gas to Ukraine will continue on Thursday after the parties failed to reach an agreemen ...


Ukraine: Poroshenko and Yatsenyuk’s parties manoeuvre for lead role in coalition

October 29, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Two days after Ukraine’s October 26 parliamentary election Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s party People’s Front is nearly tied with the Petro Poroshenko ...

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    Obama congratulates Ukraine on ‘successful’ election
    October 28, 2014, by VOANews

    President Barack Obama has congratulated the people of Ukraine on ‘holding successful parliamentary elections’ Sunday, as a partial vote count shows pro-Europe forces decisively ahead in the poll. Noting a […]

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    Exit Poll: Pro-Europe forces ahead in Ukraine election
    October 26, 2014, by VOANews

    President Petro Poroshenko’s political bloc, along with other pro-Europe forces, are decively leading in Sunday’s parliamentary election in Ukraine, an exit poll showed. National Exit Poll numbers put the pro-Western […]

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    Ukraine elections: Exit polls – seven parties get into parliament
    October 26, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

    The Bloc of Petro Poroshenko, Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s People’s Front, party of Lviv mayor Andriy Sadovy Samopomich, Opposition Bloc, Oleh Lyashko’s Radical Party, nationalists Svoboda and Yulia Tymoshenko’s Batkivshchyna got into Ukra ...