It's released Ukrainian prisoners and begun talks with France. But it hasn't given up any of the territory it seized. (Picture: Relatives meet Ukrainian prisoners released by Russia. Credit: EPA)
Ukrainians freed as part of a prisoner exchange with Russia arrive home to ecstatic scenes.
Ukraine has been angered after the Russian leader visited a bikers' festival on the annexed peninsula.
Police investigating far-right groups in northern Italy found a missile in a big arms cache.
Unexploded mines and rockets are one of the legacies of Ukraine's conflict with Russia-backed separatists.