A crowd of around 2,000 pro-Russian militants stormed a police headquarters in Ukraine's southern city of Odessa, demanding the release of prisoners being held there. Police opened the cells and conceded to the demands of the mob.
On Friday, dozens of people were killed in clashes between pro-Russian and pro-Ukrainian supporters across the city. Europe Editor James Mates reports.
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.