He led AutoMaidan protest movement that organised motorcades outside the houses of politicians and oligarchs
Restoring calm to capital Kiev will be top of the agenda
The metal 'tree' has become a symbol of resistance during Ukraine's recent unrest
Radical anti-government protesters were forced to give up their brief occupation of Ukraine’s Justice Ministry on Monday after fellow opposition groups accused them of jeopardising peace negotiations.
The Austrian actor recorded a video message for demonstrators in the country which was posted via the opposition leader's YouTube account
Protesters claim the newly-occupied Ukrainian House complex had a police sniper post with 'spent cartridges' on the roof
Country's Interior Ministry denies responsibility
Security forces have chased protesters away from the site
Heavyweight boxing champion and opposition leader Vitali Klitschko caught up in demonstrations in capital Kiev
A parliamentarian who organised Ukraine's pro-EU protests, in which thousands demanded the removal of President Viktor Yanukovych, was assaulted on Friday night in the latest in a series of violent attacks on the demonstrations' organisers.
Opposition leaders had encouraged the gathering to show support for integration with Europe
The two countries’ leaders reached agreement at talks in the Kremlin that appeared to begin frostily but ended with them laughing at a ceremony where documents were signed on reducing trade barriers
President’s supporters bussed in to side against thousands fighting Ukraine’s move away from EU