Vladimir Putin has called for the postponement of the planned referendum in eastern Ukraine just four days before the vastly pro-Russian provinces were due to vote on secession. The Russian president also said he was pulling Russian troops back from the Ukrainian border and called for the Ukrainian authorities to cease all military actions against pro-Russian separatists.
|Specialist publication||The Conversation|
|Publisher||The Conversation UK|
|Publication status||Published - 8 May 2014|
- Vladimir Putin
- Ukraine, Russia, European Union