Ukraine president floats govt. reshuffle

Jan 24, 2014, 1:39 PM EST
Protesters stand on night watch atop three rows of barricades closing Hrushevskoho street during a standoff with riot police on January 23, 2014 in Kiev, Ukraine.
Etienne De Malglaive/Getty Images

With several activists having been killed in the last few days, and images of violent clashes spreading across the globe, embattled President Viktor Yanukovich finally seemed to budge in a speech to church leaders on Friday when he suggested he would be shaking up his administration.

Background:

Ukraine leader pledges reshuffle [Reuters]

E.U. official meets with Yanukovich [CNN]