At least three people have been killed and 15 wounded in clashes between pro-Russian activists and supporters of the Ukrainian unity in the largely Russian-speaking port city of Odessa, regional police have reported.
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.