Ukraine's Yanukovich to meet opposition leaders on Wednesday - parliament speaker

by Reuters
Tuesday, 18 February 2014 15:38 GMT

KIEV, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich plans to meet opposition leaders on Wednesday, parliament speaker Volodymyr Rybak said after a day of violent clashes in the capital Kiev between protesters and riot police.

"I have spoken to the President today ... Tomorrow there will be a meeting between the President and the opposition," he told journalists.