Putin: Leaders agree to deal for Ukraine cease-fire
MINSK, Belarus - Russian President Vladimir Putin says the warring parties in the Ukrainian conflict have agreed on a cease-fire beginning midnight on Saturday and a division line for withdrawing heavy weapons.
After 15 hours of talks in the Belarusian capital, Putin said agreements had been signed, one declaring the cease-fire, the other to implement it.
Meanwhile, both rebels and government troops reported fighting across eastern Ukraine.
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