Ukrainian opposition fails to dismiss government
The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has not voted for the resignation of the Cabinet of Ministers.
Only 186 MPs supported this decision on Tuesday, with at least 226 votes required. In particular, the factions of the Party of Regions and the Communist Party of Ukraine did not participate in the vote.
Adapted from Ukrinform
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