A Pro-Russian activist sits in front of policemen guarding the burned trade union building in the southern Ukrainian city of Odessa
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Ukraine unrest: 'Country sliding towards civil war'

Ukraine is sliding towards civil war, according to a former British ambassador to Moscow.

Sir Tony Brenton told the BBC's Today programme that unless there were urgent diplomatic efforts to end the crisis, the outlook was bleak.

  • 03 May 2014
  • From the section Europe
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