Victor Yanukovych agrees to negotiate with opposition
First President of the independent Ukraine Leonid Kravchuk came up with such initiative.
According to ria.ru, Victor Yanukovych supported the idea to hold a whole-nation round table discussion with participation of the government’s representatives and the opposition to find the compromise in the country.
Mass protest actions started in Kyiv on November 21. On November 30, Berkut brutally dispersed the Euromaidan action in the center of Kyiv. On December 1, there happened a many-thousand demonstration in the Ukrainian capital that ended with occupation of the Kyiv city council building and mass clashed between the police and the protesters.