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US talking to European allies for more Russian sanctions

US Vice President Joe Biden has told Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko that the United States was working with European leaders on further sanctions on Russia, over the escalation of the conflict in Ukraine.

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Ukrainian forces to 'attack and free our lands'

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko has promised to attack pro-Russian separatists. Credit: TT News Agency/Press Association Images

Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko says the country's forces will "attack and free our lands", as he ended a ceasefire with pro-Russian separatists.

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