Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators filled Kyiv, where boxing champion and opposition leader Vitali Klitschko gave an interview to DW.
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.
A powerful detonation in Kyiv has killed at one person and injured a member of the Ukrainian parliament Ihor Mosiychuk, as well a political analyst. Preliminary reports point to a bomb attached to a motorcycle.
Former Deputy Secretary General of NATO Alexander Vershbow told DW the alliance remains committed to Ukrainian sovereignty. But as talks with Russia remain at a stalemate, he says other options must be explored.
The most anticipated boxing match in decades sees a former world champion take on the 2012 Olympic champion. Millions are signed up to watch on TV with a sell-out 90,000 crowd going to London's Wembley Stadium.
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