Edition:
United States

Ukraine warns of 'abyss' as rebel east approaches self-rule vote

Share Slideshow
Photographer
VALENTYN OGIRENKO

Election commission worker Vera Pozhidaeva demonstrates the readiness of a polling station for Sunday's referendum in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko

Election commission worker Vera Pozhidaeva demonstrates the readiness of a polling station for Sunday's referendum in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko
Close
1 / 17
Photographer
VALENTYN OGIRENKO

An election commission worker carries a ballot box at a polling station for Sunday's referendum in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko

An election commission worker carries a ballot box at a polling station for Sunday's referendum in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko
Close
2 / 17
Photographer
VALENTYN OGIRENKO

Election commission worker Vera Pozhidaeva demonstrates the readiness of a polling station for Sunday's referendum in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko

Election commission worker Vera Pozhidaeva demonstrates the readiness of a polling station for Sunday's referendum in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko
Close
3 / 17
Photographer
MARKO DJURICA

A masked man walks past a burnt-out armoured personal carrier near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

A masked man walks past a burnt-out armoured personal carrier near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Close
4 / 17
Photographer
STRINGER

Local residents lay flowers at broken windows of a burnt trade union building before an Orthodox ceremony to mourn the deaths of pro-Russian supporters killed last week during street battles between pro-Russian and pro-Ukrainian supporters, in the Black Sea port of Odessa May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Yevgeny Volokin

Local residents lay flowers at broken windows of a burnt trade union building before an Orthodox ceremony to mourn the deaths of pro-Russian supporters killed last week during street battles between pro-Russian and pro-Ukrainian supporters, in the Black Sea port of Odessa May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Yevgeny Volokin
Close
5 / 17
Photographer
MARKO DJURICA

A man walks past a burning barricade near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

A man walks past a burning barricade near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Close
6 / 17
Photographer
VALENTYN OGIRENKO

Armed pro-Russian separatists keep guard outside an administrative building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko

Armed pro-Russian separatists keep guard outside an administrative building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko
Close
7 / 17
Photographer
MARKO DJURICA

People walk past a barricade near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

People walk past a barricade near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Close
8 / 17
Photographer
VALENTYN OGIRENKO

An armed pro-Russian separatist stands guard outside an administrative building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko

An armed pro-Russian separatist stands guard outside an administrative building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko
Close
9 / 17
Photographer
MARKO DJURICA

People react as they stand in front of a burning barricade near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

People react as they stand in front of a burning barricade near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Close
10 / 17
Photographer
BAZ RATNER

Vyacheslav Ponomaryov, separatist "people's mayor" of Slaviansk, holds a referendum ballot during a news conference in Slaviansk, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Vyacheslav Ponomaryov, separatist "people's mayor" of Slaviansk, holds a referendum ballot during a news conference in Slaviansk, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
Close
11 / 17
Photographer
BAZ RATNER

An armed pro-Ukraine man speaks to a woman riding a scooter at a checkpoint near the town of Slaviansk, in eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

An armed pro-Ukraine man speaks to a woman riding a scooter at a checkpoint near the town of Slaviansk, in eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
Close
12 / 17
Photographer
MARKO DJURICA

People stand on top of an armoured personal carrier near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

People stand on top of an armoured personal carrier near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Close
13 / 17
Photographer
MARKO DJURICA

People walk past a barricade near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

People walk past a barricade near the city hall in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Close
14 / 17
Photographer
BAZ RATNER

A figure hangs at a pro-Ukraine checkpoint near the town of Slaviansk, in eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A figure hangs at a pro-Ukraine checkpoint near the town of Slaviansk, in eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
Close
15 / 17
Photographer
MARKO DJURICA

A woman holds flowers as she stands in front of a gutted police station building in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

A woman holds flowers as she stands in front of a gutted police station building in Mariupol, eastern Ukraine May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
Close
16 / 17
Photographer
VALENTYN OGIRENKO

An armed pro-Russian separatist stands guard near a box for donations outside an administrative building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko

An armed pro-Russian separatist stands guard near a box for donations outside an administrative building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk May 10, 2014. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko
Close
17 / 17

All Collections

Celebrities at the DNC

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

All Collections

California`s Big Sur burning

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

All Collections

Bernie backers at the DNC

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

All Collections

Clinton's ascent to the nomination

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

All Collections

When animals attack

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

All Collections

Mr. Clinton

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

All Collections

World Youth Day

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

All Collections

Japan's worst mass killing in decades

Tuesday, July 26, 2016