Ukraine leader extends truce with rebels until Monday: Report

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday extended a truce with pro-Russian rebels in the separatist east by another 72 hours, the Ukrainska Pravda news site reported.

Kiev: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Saturday extended a truce with pro-Russian rebels in the separatist east by another 72 hours, the Ukrainska Pravda news site reported.
The decision was reached following urgent consultation Poroshenko held with top Ukrainian defence officials on his arrival in Kiev from an EU summit in Brussels at which he signed an historic trade and political association pact. The one-week truce had been due to expire today at 0030 IST.

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. You can find out more by clicking this link

Close