News World News

Tuesday 2 September 2014

Putin 'cancels Ukraine force move'

Published 24/06/2014 | 11:32

  • Share
Russian President Vladimir Putin has asked Moscow's parliament to cancel a resolution which sanctions the use of military force in Ukraine (ITAR-TASS)

President Vladimir Putin has asked Moscow's parliament to cancel a resolution which sanctions the use of military force in Ukraine, according to Russian news reports.

  • Share
  • Go To

The president's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, told news agencies that Mr Putin had written to the head of parliament's upper house asking that a March 1 request authorising the use of force in neighbouring Ukraine be withdrawn.

Press Association

Read More

Editors Choice

Also in World News