Nato secretary general Anders Fogh Rasmussen tonight said Russia’s move to annex Crimea had put Moscow on a “dangerous path”. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire.

Nato secretary-general Anders Fogh Rasmussen has condemned Russia’s move to annex Ukraine’s Crimea region, saying Moscow had embarked on a “dan(...)

Pro-EU protesters face off with riot police as they defend a barricade at Independence Square in Kiev, Ukraine, early this morning.  Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA

Dawn broke over an extraordinary stand-off in Kiev today, as thousands of Ukrainian anti-government protesters resisted riot police efforts to drive t(...)