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TODAY   |  January 28, 2014

Ukraine prime minister resigns

Following months of mass protests, Mykola Azarov announced he’s resigning. Under the country’s constitution, the prime minister’s departure means the resignation of the entire government.

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>>> major developments in ukraine this morning where the country's prime minister has announced his resignation. it follows two months of mass protests. he said he was resigning because the country's economy is being threatened by the unrest. now, under the country's constitution, the departure of the prime minister means the resignation of the entire government. protesters were also calling on the president now to step down.