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Ukraine's Poroshenko orders ceasefire to begin

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has formally given the order for a ceasefire at a news conference where he ''strongly demanded'' that the truce was fulfilled.

Mr Poroshenko said he had discussed the situation in a telephone call with the US President Barack Obama.

  • 14 Feb 2015
  • From the section Europe
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