Ukraine said on Monday it had reached a "mutual understanding" with Moscow on parts of a plan proposed by President Petro Poroshenko for ending violence in the east of the country.
It gave no other details after a second day of talks on Poroshenko's proposals for ending a crisis in which scores of people, including
pro-Russian separatist fighters and government forces, have been killed in east Ukraine since April.
"As a result of the work, the sides reached a mutual understanding on key stages of the implementation of the plan and on a list of priorities which will contribute to a de-escalation of the situation in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine," the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said. (Reuters)