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EU-Ukraine agreement may be signed next week, says Merkel

12.03.14 @ 17:40

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A long-awaited EU-Ukraine association agreement may be signed as early as next week during a summit in Brussels, said German Chancellor Merkel during a joint press conference with the Polish PM in Warsaw. Last year, ex-President Yanukovych refused to sign the agreement, leading to mass protests and the Crimean crisis.