May 2, 2014

Eastern Ukraine Explodes

Jamie Dettmer, The Daily Beast

The Associated Press

In an apparent bid to deter Ukrainian government forces from pressing ahead with a surprise assault on the eastern Ukraine flashpoint town of Slovyansk, pro-Russian separatists this morning abducted several Western journalists and cameramen, then released most of them when the attack on the town subsided.

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TAGGED: Russia, Donetsk, Ukraine

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