Armed men have stormed the regional parliament building in Simferopol and raised the Russian flag.
The District of Columbia Council is considering a law that would change the name of the block in front of the Russian Embassy in remembrance of the former Russian dissident. The Kremlin is not amused.
Armed men in unmarked uniforms in Luhansk: The power struggle seems to be intensifying in this separatist stronghold in eastern Ukraine. Scenes in the center of the city are reminiscent of the annexation of Crimea.
A Russian man has been arrested in Ukraine for the murder 13 years ago of a US journalist working for Forbes magazine in Moscow. Three people charged with Klebnikov's murder in 2006 were acquitted.
Saakashvili supporters have fought Ukrainian security forces in Kyiv after they prevented police from arresting the former Georgian leader. Saakashvili has called on Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to step down.
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