Protests in Kiev’s central Independence Square started on Nov. 21, after the Ukrainian government said it would not sign a trade association agreement with the EU at the Eastern Partnership summit in Vilnius. Opposition groups wanting closer ties with Europe have demanded that the government of President Viktor Yanukovych resign, and that early elections be held.

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EU urges parties to conflict in Ukraine to reach ceasefire, agree on humanitarian aid delivery

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and European Commission Vice President Catherine Ashton, who took part in a meeting between the leaders of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine in Minsk, has called for a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, appropriate management of the Russian-Ukrainian border, and the delivery of humanitarian aid in compliance with international law

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