Putin to relinquish Ukraine intervention powers

(AGI) Moscow, June 24 - Vladimir Putin is calling for theRussian Federal Assembly's upper house to revoke its priorgo-ahead to military intervention in the Ukraine, a spokesmanfor the Russian President announced on Tuesday. In March, theFederation Council had authorised president Putin to ordermilitary action in support of pro-Russia Ukrainian separatists.. .

(AGI) Moscow, June 24 - Vladimir Putin is calling for theRussian Federal Assembly's upper house to revoke its priorgo-ahead to military intervention in the Ukraine, a spokesmanfor the Russian President announced on Tuesday. In March, theFederation Council had authorised president Putin to ordermilitary action in support of pro-Russia Ukrainian separatists.. .