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Ukraine President Offers Amnesty for Pro-Russians Occupying Buildings

Ukraine's acting president Oleksandr Turchynov is promising amnesty for pro-Russian demonstrators if they give up their weapons and abandon government buildings under siege in two eastern Ukrainian cities. Mr. Turchynov said Thursday he is willing to make his promise official in a presidential proclamation.There has been no reply so far from the demonstrators, who took over official buildings in the cities of Luhansk and Donetsk. They are demanding referendums on whether to split with...

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