Ukraine agrees truce with Putin

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko says he has agreed with Russian President Vladimir Putin by phone on a “permanent ceasefire” with rebels.

“Their conversation resulted in agreement on a permanent ceasefire in the Donbass region [the regions of Donetsk and Luhansk],” his office said.

“They reached a mutual understanding on steps leading to peace.”

The announcement comes as US President Barack Obama meets Baltic leaders in Estonia ahead of a Nato summit.

Ukraine ‘agrees truce’ with Putin

An interesting, if unexpected, development. This is, however, the latest in a series of truces, so we’ll wait and see if it holds.

It also highlights the fact Russia is involved in the War, despite claims to the contrary, otherwise how could they agree a

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