America's ambassador in Kiev said the US would refuse to recognise next Sunday's "so-called referendum" in Crimea, and said Washington would take further steps against Russia if it used the poll to legitimise
Protests planned across the country amid standoff between Russia and the West over Crimea that shows no sign of easing. Rallies were planned across Ukraine as the troubled ex-Soviet state struggled to
Rival rallies across country lead to scuffles as Arseniy Yatsenyuk vows not to give "an inch" of territory to Russia. Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has vowed Ukraine would not give "an inch"
Violence erupts in the city of Sevastopol as pro- and anti-Russia rallies are held across Ukraine. Pro-Russian groups have attacked a pro-Kiev rally in the troubled Ukrainian region of Crimea as thousands
Russia steps towards diplomacy but will not be moved on the fate of Crimea, which it insists has the right to secede. Russia has made what may be a move towards taking part in talks over the Ukraine crisis,
Washington Republicans and military experts on Sunday suggested a range of plans to stop Russia’s effort to annex Ukraine’s Crimea region, while former Defense Secretary Robert Gates predicted such efforts
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One moment Monday morning, a Ukrainian flag still was flying over a military base in Ukraine's Crimea region -- the base's commander reportedly kidnapped by pro-Russian troops the day before. Later Monday,