• A Pro-Russian rebel arranges a flag of the self-proclaimed Federal State of Novorossiya in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Sept. 16, 2014.
  • Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko shows the Ukraine-EU Association Agreement to lawmakers after its signing in parliament in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sept. 16, 2014.
  • Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko (right) clasps hands with Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk after the ratification of a landmark association agreement with the European Union during a parliamentary session in Kyiv, Sept. 16, 2014.
  • Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko thanks parliamentary deputies after the ratification of a landmark association agreement with the European Union, in Kyiv, Sept. 16, 2014.
  • Ukrainian lawmakers applaud after ratifying an agreement to deepen economic and political ties with the European Union in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sept. 16, 2014.
  • Russia threatened to send more troops to its newly-annexed territory of Crimea on Tuesday, Sept. 16, after NATO began exercises in western Ukraine while Kyiv's forces are fighting pro-Russian separatists in the east. Here, Ukrainian servicemen ride on an armored vehicle, near Kramatorsk, Sept. 16, 2014.

     

Ukraine Parliament Grants Self-rule to Eastern Regions

Published September 16, 2014


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