Checkpoints in the Ukrainian city of Mariupol are being much more vigilant today amid eerie quiet after days of unrest, ITV News' Senior Foreign Editor John Angier has tweeted.
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.