German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) gestures as she speaks with France's President Francois Hollande during a press conference after a summit aimed at ending 10 months of fighting in Ukraine in Minsk on February 12, 2015. Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he and the leaders of France, Germany and Ukraine had agreed on the withdrawal of heavy weapons from Ukraine's frontlines and a ceasefire to begin from February 15. AFP PHOTO / KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV        (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)