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2014-03-12 12:24:20

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk will discuss the situation in his home country in a speech at the National Press Club at 8 p.m. today, after his meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080917/NPCLOGO Yatsenyuk became prime minister last month after the Ukrainian Parliament removed President Vicktor Yanukovych from power after a peoples' revolt. Yatsenyuk's first...

2014-01-24 12:22:43

KIEV, Ukraine, January 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Presidential Administration of Ukraine has lost control of the situation by committing a series of system errors, including the signing of a number of laws aimed at restricting the rights and freedoms of citizens, which were adopted by the Parliament of Ukraine in gross violation of the acting regulations, as well as the involvement of police forces to disperse the protesters. Opposition party leaders Arseniy...

2008-09-16 09:00:19

Ukraine's ruling pro-Western government coalition has collapsed, making way for possible early elections, the parliamentary speaker said Tuesday. The coalition was made up of blocs lead by Ukrainian President Victor Yushchenko and Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, reported RIA Novosti, the Russian news agency. "I am officially announcing the collapse of the coalition of democratic forces," Speaker Arseniy Yatsenyuk told the country's parliament. The legislature has 30 days to form a new...

2006-08-04 11:48:44

By Yuri Kulikov KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine's parliament approved Viktor Yanukovich as prime minister on Friday, sealing the comeback of the Moscow-leaning politician after his humiliation in the "Orange Revolution" two years ago. He will share power with President Viktor Yushchenko, the man who defeated him in 2004. The president said he had cast-iron guarantees from Yanukovich that he would not try to reverse the revolution's pro-Western principles. Yanukovich, who held the prime...

2006-03-01 14:14:22

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and Ukraine have successfully concluded talks on market access issues related to Ukraine's bid to join the World Trade Organization, the office of the U.S. Trade Representative said on Wednesday. "This agreement marks a milestone for both countries in our bilateral trade relations. It confirms Ukraine's commitment to broad-based reform and economic liberalization," U.S. Trade Representative Rob Portman said in a statement. "As a result...we...

2005-09-27 05:32:42

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko has appointed a young central bank specialist as new economy minister in a revamped government, a source in the presidential administration said on Tuesday. Arseniy Yatsenyuk, 31, a former first deputy chairman of the bank, is to replace Serhiy Teryokhin, who often quarreled with the central bank. Yatsenyuk will symbolize the new face of the government, overhauled after a damaging split within Yushchenko's eight-month-old...

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