Pro-Russian separatists seize Ukrainian armoured vehicles
Pro-Russian armed separatists have seized five armoured personnel carriers and a tank from the Ukrainian army, which they then drove in a victory lap through the centre of Kramatorsk in Ukraine’s east, where government forces are attempting to wrest back control of the city.
About 100 heavily armed men, some in balaclavas and wearing military fatigues, rode on top of the seized armoured vehicles, the first of which was flying a Russian tricolour. Full story
Photograph: Luke Harding