Special Parliamentary Session in Ukraine Hopes to Quell Civil Unrest


Government and opposition leaders are expected to discuss concessions to laws that restrict demonstrations during a special session of parliament Tuesday in the hopes of ending the months long bloody civil unrest gripping the Ukraine capital. During a meeting between President Viktor Yanukovich and protest leaders on Monday, Yanukovich agreed to roll back some of the anti-protest laws that set off the most recent rounds clashes earlier this month.