Ukraine's military has released video showing the latest confrontations as the country's armed forces conduct patrol operations in the eastern region.
ITV News Reporter Richard Pallot reports:
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk urged Russia to "pull back its security forces" and not to provoke or support "terrorists".
European Union foreign ministers added 13 people to their visa ban and asset freeze list over Ukraine's crisis.
Well that’s the voting over, and no surprises so far. A ‘Yes’ vote claimed to be 89% in Donetsk, and suddenly Ukraine is no more.
Nearly 90 percent of voters in eastern Ukrainian region voted for self-rule, the head of the separatist election commission said.