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Ukraine parliamentary election 2014

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Ukraine: the policies of the new Parliament

Ukraine’s newly formed parliamentary body met for its first session on Thursday (November 27), following an election in October. Pro-Western

Ukraine’s newly formed parliamentary body met for its first session on Thursday (November 27), following an election in October. Pro-Western

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Ukraine's new pro-Western parliament holds first session

Ukraine’s recently elected pro-Western parliament has held its first session. Kyiv’s new coalition is led by the parties of President Petro

Ukraine’s recently elected pro-Western parliament has held its first session. Kyiv’s new coalition is led by the parties of President Petro

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What now for Ukraine in election aftermath?

As the dust settles after Ukraine’s recent parliamentary elections all sides, within the country and outside, are taking stock of what they will mean

As the dust settles after Ukraine’s recent parliamentary elections all sides, within the country and outside, are taking stock of what they will mean

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Ukraine: PM set to hold coalition talks with five parties

Ukranian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has said he intends to lead coalition talks with up to five parties as soon as all the votes from Sunday’s

Ukranian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has said he intends to lead coalition talks with up to five parties as soon as all the votes from Sunday’s

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Washington on Ukraine: 'one big opportunity for serious reforms'

Ukraine’s elections have won US President Barack Obama’s approval. He called them a milestone in the former Soviet state’s democratic development

Ukraine’s elections have won US President Barack Obama’s approval. He called them a milestone in the former Soviet state’s democratic development

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Ukraine election: Yuriy Lutsenko tells euronews about coalition talks

Early results of Ukraine’s parliamentary election show what appears to be a victory for pro-Western parties. President Petro Poroshenko and Prime

Early results of Ukraine’s parliamentary election show what appears to be a victory for pro-Western parties. President Petro Poroshenko and Prime

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Russian view on Ukrainian elections: 'beware nationalism'

Moscow has said — with some reservations — Sunday’s parliamentary elections in Ukraine were valid. Moscow hopes the new government in Kyiv will

Moscow has said — with some reservations — Sunday’s parliamentary elections in Ukraine were valid. Moscow hopes the new government in Kyiv will

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Ukraine: Pro-Western parties in coalition talks after election success

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk have held preliminary power-sharing talks – with their pro-Western parties

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk have held preliminary power-sharing talks – with their pro-Western parties

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Ukraine election: Pro-Europe parties 'win', Moscow recognises result

Pro-European parties look set to dominate Ukraine’s parliament after elections across most of the country on Sunday. Exit polls put President Petro

Pro-European parties look set to dominate Ukraine’s parliament after elections across most of the country on Sunday. Exit polls put President Petro

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Opposition support strong in Ukraine frontline city

All was quiet on the streets of Mariupol after the Ukrainian vote. The turn out there was significantly higher than for the presidential poll last

All was quiet on the streets of Mariupol after the Ukrainian vote. The turn out there was significantly higher than for the presidential poll last

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Surprises as Ukraine's political map changes

The big surprise of these elections in Ukraine has been the sudden rise into third place nationally of a local party run by a local

The big surprise of these elections in Ukraine has been the sudden rise into third place nationally of a local party run by a local

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Ukraine elections: Darth Vader prevented from voting

Darth Vader was prevented from voting in Ukraine’s legislatory elections… The Internet Party’s main candidate, dressed as the legendary Star Wars

Darth Vader was prevented from voting in Ukraine’s legislatory elections… The Internet Party’s main candidate, dressed as the legendary Star Wars

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Eastern Ukraine votes in doubt and trepidation

Voting in Eastern Ukraine reveals a few more of the divisions in society. The young vote differently to the old, some miss the certainties of the

Voting in Eastern Ukraine reveals a few more of the divisions in society. The young vote differently to the old, some miss the certainties of the

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Fine weather for western Ukraine's voters

Western Ukraine’s biggest city Lviv basked in sunshine as voters went to the polls. This is the heartland of nationalism, and turnout should be high

Western Ukraine’s biggest city Lviv basked in sunshine as voters went to the polls. This is the heartland of nationalism, and turnout should be high

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Ukraine general election: polls open

Polls have opened and voting is underway in Ukraine’s first election since former president Victor Yanukovich was ousted by street protests in

Polls have opened and voting is underway in Ukraine’s first election since former president Victor Yanukovich was ousted by street protests in

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Campaigning ends in historic Ukraine elections

On Sunday Ukrainians vote in parliamentary elections after a momentous year in which people power ousted a pro-Russian political establishment, and

On Sunday Ukrainians vote in parliamentary elections after a momentous year in which people power ousted a pro-Russian political establishment, and

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[AS IT HAPPENED] Ukraine legislative elections

* Ukraine went to the polls on October 26 in a crunch parliamentary election. * By 23:30 CET on October 26, the exit polls put the Petro Poroshenko

* Ukraine went to the polls on October 26 in a crunch parliamentary election. * By 23:30 CET on October 26, the exit polls put the Petro Poroshenko

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Ukraine elections likely to fuel tension between Kyiv and Moscow

How will Ukraine’s elections affect its uneasy relationship with Russia? Many of the MPs who get elected are likely to have strong negative

How will Ukraine’s elections affect its uneasy relationship with Russia? Many of the MPs who get elected are likely to have strong negative

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Another battle for Ukraine as winter approaches amid gas row

Visiting troops ahead of Sunday’s parliamentary election, Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk knows the fight against separatist rebels is not

Visiting troops ahead of Sunday’s parliamentary election, Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk knows the fight against separatist rebels is not

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Ukraine-Russia: No deal on gas in Brussels

Russia and Ukraine have failed to conclude a deal on gas prices during talks in Brussels on Tuesday. They will meet again next Wednesday in the

Russia and Ukraine have failed to conclude a deal on gas prices during talks in Brussels on Tuesday. They will meet again next Wednesday in the

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Ukraine prepares for a winter without Russian gas

With pressure mounting to resolve the gas dispute with Russia, Ukraine is preparing itself for a long, cold winter. The uncertainty about a

With pressure mounting to resolve the gas dispute with Russia, Ukraine is preparing itself for a long, cold winter. The uncertainty about a

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Powerful explosion shakes eastern Ukraine

A powerful explosion shook the largest rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine on Monday October 20, as daily battles continue in the region despite

A powerful explosion shook the largest rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine on Monday October 20, as daily battles continue in the region despite

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Blast rocks Donetsk chemical plant

The shockwave from a powerful explosion at a Donetsk chemical plant could be felt kilometres away at a press conference held by pro-Russian rebels in

The shockwave from a powerful explosion at a Donetsk chemical plant could be felt kilometres away at a press conference held by pro-Russian rebels in

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Ukraine voting for parliament with fresh CVs

Following the instalment of the provisional government and then the election of a new president, Ukrainians will choose new lawmakers in their

Following the instalment of the provisional government and then the election of a new president, Ukrainians will choose new lawmakers in their

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Russia and Ukraine leaders progress during private talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko have made limited progress about resolving a row over Russian gas supplies

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko have made limited progress about resolving a row over Russian gas supplies

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Kremlin: Ukraine talks 'full of misunderstandings and disagreements'

The Kremlin said talks between Russia, Ukraine and European leaders were “full of misunderstandings and disagreements.” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry

The Kremlin said talks between Russia, Ukraine and European leaders were “full of misunderstandings and disagreements.” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry