Latest Ukrainian presidential election Stories

2011-01-27 10:17:00

KYIV, Ukraine, January 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych met with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the World Economic Forum in Davos.

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.

2008-08-20 15:00:24

By DAVID A MITTELL Jr WE DIDN'T NOTICE IT at the time, but the post-Cold War world changed on Oct. 1, 1999, when Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin used the bombing of a Moscow apartment building on Sept.

2006-03-25 14:42:28

By Oliver Bullough DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukrainian voters will have a wide array of options when they choose a parliament on Sunday in one of the most open, colorful and unpredictable polls the former Soviet Union has seen.

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.

2004-12-01 00:00:02

KIEV, Ukraine - Ukraine's shivering but determined political opposition dug in its heels in Kiev's frigid central square Tuesday, rejecting an offer of the prime minister's job from the declared winner of disputed presidential election and withdrawing from talks aimed at reaching a compromise.

2004-11-30 15:00:03

KIEV, Ukraine - Opposition supporters on Tuesday abruptly broke off compromise talks over Ukraine's disputed presidential election after pro-government lawmakers blocked a no-confidence motion seeking to topple the prime minister, who was declared the victor in last week's vote despite allegations of massive fraud.

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