Opposition leaders sign deal with Yanukovych to end Ukraine crisis

Will Englund & William BoothWashington PostFebruary 21, 2014 Ukraine pulled back from the brink of chaos Friday when President Viktor Yanukovych signed a deal with opposition leaders to dilute his powers, form a caretaker government and hold early elections. But the accord appeared likely to be a hard sell among the thousands of demonstrators who vowed that nothing short of his ouster would get them off the streets. The agreement represents a remarkable, humiliating fall for Yanukovych,

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