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Yanukovych agrees compromise with opposition

28.01.14 @ 09:27

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Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich has made a first concession to pro-EU demonstrators and agreed to repeal the recently passed laws banning protests. He also said he would grant amnesty to the protesters, provided they leave the streets and main square (Maidan). An extraordinary parliament session is scheduled for Tuesday morning.

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