As it happened: Ukraine ceasefire agreed

Key points

  • Ukraine's government and pro-Russia separatist rebels agree a ceasefire in the east of the country
  • Earlier, heavy fighting raged near the strategic Ukrainian city of Mariupol on the Azov Sea
  • Nato leaders meeting in Wales agree to set up a new "spearhead" military force able to deploy in days
  • The EU and US are preparing new sanctions against Russia over its role in the Ukraine crisis. All times BST

Live text


  • Yaroslav Lukov 
  • Nick Eardley 
  • Alison Daye 
  • Adam Blenford 
  • Sean Fanning 
  • Alex Milner 
  • Sherie Ryder 

Last updated 5 September 2014

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