Petro Poroshenko
  • Ukraine's president will update U.S. and E.U. leaders after discussions with Russia's leader. France has ramped up the pressure on Vladimir Putin by axing its contract to deliver two navy assault ships to Russia.

    A Typhoon fighter jet stands at the front of the Celtic Manor Hotel during the NATO Summit on September 4, 2014 in Newport, Wales.
    LAST UPDATE : Sep 04, 2014, 7:09 AM EDT
  • Residents of Donetsk gather on Lenin Square, where pro-Russian rebels organized a anti-Kiev parade featuring destroyed Ukrainian military vehicles on August 24, 2014 in Donetsk, Ukraine.

    Pro-Moscow rebels fighting in Ukraine said on Friday they would comply with a request from the Kremlin and open up a 'humanitarian corridor' to allow the withdrawal of Ukrainian troops they have encircled.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 29, 2014, 7:31 AM EDT