`Ukrainian Parliament starts proceedings to give less power to the President’

#AceWorldNews says Ukraine’s parliament has started a plenary session putting on vote a return to the 2004 Constitution which would give less power to the president.

The session is attended by 360 deputies from opposition factions, the ruling Party of Region and non-affiliated parliamentarians.

The session is chaired by parliamentary speaker Vladimir Rybak.

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#AceWorldNews says ATHENS Reuters Greek opposition leader Alexis…

#AceWorldNews says ATHENS (Reuters) – Greek opposition leader Alexis Tsipras said on Sunday he will not support any candidate for president in spring 2015, in the hope of forcing a parliamentary election.

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