Russia 'taking measures' to resolve OSCE detentions

Russia is taking measures to resolve the situation involving the detention of OSCE military observers in Ukraine, a foreign ministry statement said.


Pro-Russian separatists seize another eastern Ukraine town

Armed pro-Russian separatists have taken control of the east Ukrainian town of Kostyantynivka today. Separatists in Slaviansk yesterday released one of eight OSCE monitors they are holding.