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Ukraine unrest: Opposition rejects government posts

25 January 2014 Last updated at 23:15 GMT

President Viktor Yanukovych of Ukraine has offered top government jobs to the opposition in an attempt to resolve the country's crisis.

Opposition leader Vitali Klitschko has told a crowd of anti-government protesters in Kiev that he will reject the position, and that the opposition stands by its demand for a presidential election to be held this year.

Steve Rosenberg reports from Kiev.

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