Kiev wants Russians to be banned from monitoring Ukrainian elections.

KIEV, February 4. /TASS/. Ukraine’s Verkhovna Rada (parliament) has registered a bill to prohibit Russian representatives from engaging in international monitoring missions for the Ukrainian presidential and parliamentary elections, Verkhovna Rada Deputy Speaker Irina Gerashchenko said on Monday. Continue Reading

Ukraine Election Commission Receives 83 Filings For Presidential Candidates.

Ukraine’s Central Election Commission (CEC) has completed acceptance of registration documents for the March 31 presidential election, saying 83 candidates have put forth their names. Continue Reading

Romanian president Iohannis will have ex-president Basescu’s support in the presidential elections.

The opposition People’s Movement Party (PMP), which was founded by former president Traian Basescu, will support current Romanian president Klaus Iohannis in this year’s presidential elections. Continue Reading

Why Greece’s Road to Elections Runs Through Macedonia.

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has a lot riding on resolving a seven-decade naming dispute with his country’s northern neighbor, the Republic of Macedonia. Though the two sides are moving toward finalizing an agreement, the peril for Tsipras isn’t over. Continue Reading