Ukrainian opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko shakes hands with a woman as she arrives to visit the tent camp of her supporters in the centre of Kiev, Ukraine
Ukrainian students stand hand in hand as part of a human chain organised by pro-EU protesters to symbolise the unity of Ukraine with Europe. The chain, pictured here in front of a portrait of jailed opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko, began in Kiev’s Independence Square and snaked out along a passing thoroughfare in the capital.
A supporter of jailed former Ukrainian prime minister and opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko holds a portrait of her during a rally in front of the parliament building in Kiev. EU mediators have resumed efforts in Ukraine on Wednesday to secure Ms Tymoshenko’s release from jail as the clock ticks down to the signing of landmark trade accords at the end of the month.