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Prime minister survives no confidence vote in chaotic parliament (UPDATED)

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Dec. 3, 2013, 1:45 p.m. | Ukraine | Politics — by Christopher J. Miller, Oksana Grytsenko

Prime Minister Mykola Azarov gestures to his pro-government supporters following a failed no confidence vote in parliament on Dec. 3.
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Christopher J. Miller

American Christopher J. Miller was a Kyiv Post editor from 2013-2014. He now works for Mashable as a senior foreign correspondent. A former U.S. Peace Corps volunteer (Artemivsk in Donetsk Oblast, 2010-2012), he can be reached at millerjchristopher@gmail.com.

Oksana Grytsenko

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Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers on Dec. 2 survived a chaotic parliament and a no-confidence vote initiated by opposition parties in parliament as thousands of pro-European supporters of the government’s resignation gathered outside.

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