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Russian Officials Call for Talks with Ukraine’s New President

For weeks, Russian officials cast doubt on Ukraine’s presidential election.  But on Sunday voting took place peacefully in 90 percent of the country, and with most of the votes counted Petro Poroshenko has clearly won more than 50 percent and a first-round victory.     On Monday Russian officials recognized the legitimacy of Ukraine’s presidential election, saying the Kremlin would negotiate with the winner.   Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told reporters his...

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