Pro-Russian activists shout slogans during a demonstration rally in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk on March 15, 2014
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Tension continues in Ukraine ahead of Crimea referendum

There have been violent clashes in eastern Ukraine, the day before a referendum in Crimea on whether the region should remain part of Ukraine or join Russia.

The UN Security Council is due to vote on a US-backed resolution, which describes the referendum as illegal.

Nick Childs reports.

  • 15 Mar 2014
Go to next video: Views from Moscow on Crimea