US urges caution as Putin orders military drill – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKIEV, Ukraine – The United States urged Russia on Wednesday to avoid provocative actions after President Vladimir Putin ordered troops to combat readiness drills near Ukraine, where pro-Russian protesters…

Ukraine crisis: Yatsenyuk is PM-designate, Kiev Maidan told – BBC News

BBC NewsUkraine’s new interim government has been presented at Kiev’s main protest camp, the Maidan, following last week’s ousting of President Viktor Yanukovych. The Maidan council named Arseniy Yatsenyuk to…

Ukraine opposition keeps up pressure on government – The Hindu

The Hindu… presidential powers. Arseniy Yatsenyuk, one of the three main opposition leaders, told reporters on Saturday that protesters would free some government premises in Kiev, but would remain on…

Ukraine opposition leader urges West to act – BBC News

BBC NewsA senior Ukrainian opposition leader has called for the West to give more support to help solve his country’s political crisis. Arseniy Yatsenyuk said Ukraine needed “a Marshall Plan,…

Ukraine President Offers Posts to Opposition Leaders – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalUkrainian opposition leaders, from left, Vitali Klitschko, Oleh Tyagnybok and Arseniy Yatsenyuk attended a meeting on Independence Square in Kiev after the talks with Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych.…

Ukraine crisis: Protests to continue despite PM post offer – BBC News

BBC NewsUkrainian opposition leader Arseniy Yatsenyuk says protests will continue despite President Viktor Yanukovych’s offer to appoint him as prime minister. Mr Yatsenyuk said the opposition was generally ready to…

Ukraine Power-Share Offer Fails as Opposition Holds Out Demands – Businessweek

BusinessweekAn offer from Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych to include opposition politicians in the government failed to defuse the country’s political crisis as leaders of a spreading protest movement refused to…

Ukraine unrest: Crisis talks ‘raise hope for solution’ – BBC News

BBC NewsAn opposition leader in Ukraine has said hopes to end the deadly unrest there have risen, after crisis talks with President Viktor Yanukovych. Arseniy Yatsenyuk said there was “a…