Yevgeni Kharkovski, 75, surveys the damage caused to his home by mortar shelling two nights ago, Slovyansk, May 12, 2014.
Alexander Malykhin, head of a local election committee, announces the results of the referendum on the status of Luhansk region, in Luhansk, May 12, 2014.
This multistory apartment block was destroyed by an explosion, in Mykolaiv, southern Ukraine, May 12, 2014.
Firefighters work outside a multistory apartment block that was heavily damaged by an explosion. At killed least three people died in the explosion, in Mykolaiv, southern Ukraine, May 12, 2014.