Anti-government protesters stand behind burning barricades in Kiev's Independence Square on 19 February 2014.
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Ukraine president 'agrees truce' with opposition

Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych says he has agreed a truce with opposition leaders to end the "bloodshed" of the last two days.

Fires have continued to burn around Independence Square, where demonstrators and riot police have been locked in a tense stand-off.

Daniel Sandford reports from Kiev.

  • 19 Feb 2014
  • From the section Europe
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