Russia-Ukraine crisis talks drag with no breakthrough

August 27, 2014

BELARUS, Minsk : The leaders of Ukraine, Russia and the EU held four hours of talks in Minsk on Tuesday without making any apparent breakthrough on resolving the conflict or trade issues. Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko declined to say whether he would meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin for one-on-one talks at the Independence Palace in Minsk later Tuesday. Read the full story here.