Ukraine president announces early poll, reduced powers (17)

Khaleej Times 2014.02.21 14:45
(Reuters) / 21 February 2014 President Yanukovich promised a national unity government and constitutional change to reduce his powers as well as presidential polls. Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovich announced concessions to his pro- European opponents on Friday, including a plan to hold early elections, but it was unclear whether the opposition would accept such an EU-mediated deal to end a violent crisis.
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