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Ukraine President Defends Decision to Scrap EU Deal

Ukrainian President President Viktor Yanukovych has defended his decision to scrap a landmark trade agreement, while pro-Europe protesters in Kyiv held a second day of demonstrations against the move.Mr. Yanukovych described the decision as "difficult, but unavoidable," and pledged to create a country up to European standards.The president appealed for peace and calm in the country.Skirmishes erupted Monday in a central square in the Ukrainian capital, with police firing tear gas...

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