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Ukraine president proposes new crisis talks Saturday

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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has told EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton he was ready to convene new European-mediated crisis talks with separatist leaders and Russian officials on Saturday.

"Ukraine has proposed a place and time for the meeting and is waiting the other party's confirmation," Poroshenko's office said he told Ashton by phone.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140704/ukraine-president-proposes-new-crisis-talks-saturday