Instruments of prisoner torture in a prison room in Zenica, Bosnia, where members of Mlada Bosna (Young Bosnia) served their sentences for the 1914 assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand. A Serbia newspaper said of the assassins after their arrest: ‘Now those faces are in a dungeon, and even paler under torture. But their mouths have said nothing.’ Photograph: Dado Ruvic/Reuters

Countdown to first World War: Serbs receive news about Franz Ferdinand’s alleged killers

The Mezhyhirya residence of former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovich. Photograph: Reuters/Konstantin Chernichkin

Mezhyhirya Letter: as conflict rages, Ukrainians reside in the ex-president’s lavish estate

Protesters  hold placards and wave flags during a march    organised by the Russian Communist Party yesterday in Moscow. Photograph: Reuters

French and German leaders push for renewal of ceasefire talks by tomorrow at the latest

A local resident stands inside an apartment inside a block of flats damaged by a recent shelling in the eastern Ukrainian town of Kramatorsk. Photograph: Reuters

Moscow suggests move is backed by Washington but opposed by European leaders

A woman hides in a basement during shelling in Slaviansk in eastern Ukraine yesterday. Photograph: Reuters/Shamil Zhumatov

Russia offers access to border posts to monitor for fighters and weapons

Ukraine’s president, Petro Poroshenko: the most prominent business advocate for the EU pact before he was elected president. Photograph: EPA/Julien Warnand

Analysis: Moscow has leverage through economic ties and rebel regions

Prime minister of self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic Alexander Borodai speaking during talks between representatives of the OSCE, Ukraine, Russia and self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics in Donetsk yesterday. Photograph: Reuters/Shamil Zhumatov

Russia expresses support for peace bid but Kiev unlikey to meet separatists’ demands

Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko delivers his speech at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg yesterday. Photograph: AP Photo/Christian Lutz

Ukraine crisis on EU agenda as landmark trade deal with Kiev signed

Kremlin says Russian president Vladimir Putin “advocated a continuation of the ceasefire”. Photograph: EPA

US and EU officials demand more action from Moscow to ease crisis

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