Ukraine presidency: crisis deal agreed

Associated Press

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's presidency says negotiations with opposition leaders, the European Union and Russia have produced an "agreement to settle the crisis," but released no details.

A statement on the presidency's website said a ducoment was to be signed at noon local time (1000 GMT) Friday.

However, Germany's Foreign Ministry said on Twitter that negotiators had taken a break "to continue talks later on."