Concessions have failed to placate protesters in a stand-off with police
Why people are angry and what happens next
Other opposition leader Vitali Klitschko says negotiations achieved very little
Supporters of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich have hustled a sweeping law through parliament in an attempt to curb anti-government protests, sparking an outcry from the opposition and raising tensions on the streets.
Yuri Lutsenko was injured shortly after midnight when he tried to intervene in a confrontation between riot police and opposition activists
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.
The Independent speaks to three demonstrators to find out why they are taking to the streets
President hints at U-turn but lack of time means closer ties with Russia cannot be ruled out
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
The draw takes place this afternoon
Pro-EU demonstrators packed the Independence Square as Germany's foreign minister met Ukrainian opposition leaders at their protest camp in Kiev in a snub to President Viktor Yanukovich, who triggered mass street demonstrations by spurning a pact with the EU and seeking closer ties with Moscow. The crisis took a further toll on Ukraine's fragile economy, with the central bank forced to support the currency and the cost of insuring the country's debt against default rising further.
Leonid Kravchuk, Leonid Kuchma and Viktor Yushchenko throw support behind demonstrators as thousands rally on the capital's central square
There were calls for more mass protests in Ukraine today after the opposition failed to force out the government with a parliamentary vote of no-confidence.