Ukraine snubs Russia, signs EU pact

Posted: June 28, 2014 at 3:09 a.m.

After signing an economic and political pact with the European Union, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko declared Friday in Brussels, “What a great day!”

Ukraine's new president signed a sweeping economic and political pact with the European Union on Friday, ignoring the protests of Russia, which warned of possible trade sanctions.

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