Two million votes at risk in east Ukraine: Commission

Almost two million people in eastern Ukraine could be prevented from voting in the presidential election if the government fails to ensure security in rebel areas, the country`s election body warned on Saturday.

EU, Russia move to ease tensions over Ukraine

World powers sought to ease tensions over Ukraine as the country`s makeshift government grappled with the threat of economic collapse and separatism after the dramatic ouster of pro-Moscow leader Viktor Yanukovych.

NATO, Ukraine officials to meet: Source

NATO defence ministers will meet a delegation from Ukraine on Thursday to discuss the situation in the country after the ouster of president Viktor Yanukovych, a NATO official said.

Ukraine ex-presidential aide wounded, not clear if with Yanukovich

Andriy Klyuev, a former presidential aide who is said by the new Ukrainian authorities to be on the run with ousted leader Viktor Yanukovich, has been shot in the leg, his spokesman said.

Ukraine`s Parliament wants Viktor Yanukovych to be tried in ICC for `crime against humanity`

The Ukrainian Parliament on Tuesday reportedly voted for trial of ousted President Viktor Yanukovych by International Crime Court (ICC) for `crime against humanity.`

Joe Biden calls Ukraine President to withdraw govt forces in Kiev

US Vice President Joe Biden has expressed "grave concern" over escalation in violence in Kiev and called on Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych to pull back security forces and exercise maximum restraint.

Ukraine PM takes hard line on protests, opposition meets President

Ukraine`s prime minister denounced anti-government protesters as "terrorists" on Wednesday, but in what appeared to be his first real move to end weeks of unrest President Viktor Yanukovich held talks with opposition leaders.

Police disperse Kiev protest, activists say one shot dead

Ukrainian police on Wednesday broke through the barricades built by protesters at the scene of clashes in Kiev as activists said that one person had been shot dead by police.