Ukrainian opposition leader Vitaly Klitschko said Saturday President Viktor Yanukovich had left Kiev and that the country must hold early elections. Protesters meanwhile claim to have taken over the president's office.
A judge has denied a request by prosecutors to put former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili under house arrest. He is accused of trying to bring down the Ukrainian president.
Earlier this week Mikheil Saakashvili was dramatically busted out of police custody by a mob of supporters. But authorities have now taken him back into custody.
Ahead of an opposition protest in Kyiv, former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili tells DW why he would unseat Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko.
The EU has formally approved an Association Agreement with Ukraine. The agreement expands cooperation across a host of fields and can pave the way for eventual EU membership.
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