Mr Azarov, who has called the protesters 'terrorists', said he offered his resignation as to encourage 'social-political compromise'
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
Other opposition leader Vitali Klitschko says negotiations achieved very little
Country's Interior Ministry denies responsibility
Security forces have chased protesters away from the site
The Reds are rumoured to make a move for Dinamo star if move for Mohammed Salah fails
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
Mr Putin criticised the West's more liberal attitudes toward gay rights and US attempts at intervention in Syria
Move comes just hours after the government sent in thousands of special forces to destroy a pro-EU protest camp in the centre of Kiev
Demonstrators' tents torn to pieces and barricades destroyed - yet riot police fail to clear capital's Independence Square
Heavily armed riot troops broke into the offices of a top Ukrainian opposition party office in Kiev tonight as anti-government protests crippled the capital for yet another day.