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Ukraine President, Opposition Reach Deal To End Crisis

Ukraine's president and opposition have agreed to initial a deal to resolve their bloody standoff, but details remain murky.
Ukraine President, Opposition Reach Deal To End Crisis
Image from: Bulent Kilic/AFP

Via AFP:

Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych visited Kharkiv, considered his eastern political base, for a meeting Friday, according to a US official in Washington.

"Our information, and I talked to the foreign minister about half an hour ago, is that President Yanukovych has gone out to Kharkiv... to some kind of a meeting that is taking place out there, and that he has now arrived," the official said.

Asked about rumors that Yanukovych had "fled" Kiev, after signing a deal with the Ukrainian opposition, the official appeared to play down the suggestion.

"As you know, it is not unusual af...

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