ITV News' senior foreign editor John Angier is in the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol, where about 20 people were reportedly killed in violent clashes yesterday.
Uneasy quiet in #Mariupol. Barricades all round the administration building, masked youths the only authority visible on the streets.
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.