A video capturing what appears to be a Ukrainian M-24 helicopter being shot down in eastern Ukrainian city of Slaviansk has been posted online.
Ukraine's Defence Ministry confirmed a helicopter has been shot down over the rebel-controlled eastern town of Slaviansk. The pilots survived, according to the ministry statement.
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.