A protester holds pictures of journalist Tetyana Chornovil, who was beaten and left in a ditch just hours after publishing an article on the assets of top government officials, during a protest rally in front of the Ukrainian ministry of internal Affairs in Kiev. Photograph: Gleb Garanich/Reuters

Protesters have demanded Ukraine’s interior minister resign after an opposition journalist known for documenting the extravagance of the country’s pol(...)

  Protesters hold images depicting the badly beaten face of Ukrainian journalist Tetyana Chornovil during a protest in front of the interior ministry building in Kiev yesterday.  Photograph:  Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA

Yesterday morning, the streets of Kiev were plastered with images of a young woman’s bruised and swollen face. The almost unrecognisable photograph wa(...)

Pro-EU protesters set up a barricade in downtown Kiev, Ukraine. Photograph: Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA

Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych “intends to sign” the far-reaching trade and co-operation agreement with the European Union that he rejected only (...)