KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine's Mykola Azarov was set to keep his job as prime minister after the country's president nominated him on Sunday for a fresh term in the post.
President Viktor Yanukovich's nomination of Azarov, 64, has to be approved by the new parliament on December 12 when it holds its first session following a parliamentary election on October 28.
But this seems certain since the ruling Party of the Regions emerged from the election as the biggest single movement in the 450-seat chamber.
(Writing By Richard Balmforth; Editing by Andrew Heavens)
Wyo., ND Governors To EPA: Hey, We Need More Time On Clean Power Plan Because You Totally ‘Blindsided’ Us | Matt Vespa
Watch Mika Brzezinski explain how AR 15s can “blow up animals”
'Daily Show' host Trevor Noah wishes 'pro-lifers' would devote their zeal to gun control - twitchy.com
Oregon Town Blasts Obama's "Inappropriate," "Disrespectful" Visit After College Shooting - Bearing Arms - Barack Obama, Mass shootings, Umpqua Community College
The Russian infringement of Turkish airspace is bigger than it seems | RedState
Thomas Sowell - Charlatans and Sheep
Crony Capitalism Driving Nevada Energy Controversy | Human Events
The New Norm?