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Ukraine army, rebels pull back troops from eastern town

Ukraine's army and pro-Russian separatists both announced Saturday the pull back of their troops from a small eastern city as agreed in a demilitarisation accord signed last month. Ukrainian military spokesman Valentyn Shevchenko told AFP that both sides had moved their forces to several kilometres (miles) away from Zolote. "Some representatives of the OSCE observer mission confirmed the retreat," he said, referring to the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe.
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