EU’s Ashton calls for ‘real dialogue’ in Ukraine


Speaking to journalists after meetings with Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich, the Ukrainian opposition and civil society representatives, EU foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton called on Wednesday for a ‘real dialogue’ to find a political way out of the Ukrainian crisis.

“The dialogue which has happened from time to time needs to become a real dialogue. We hope to see real progress in these coming days. Time is really of the essence,” Ashton said.

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