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Ukraine: Despite sanctions pro-Russians seize second provincial capital, clash with police

Ukraine: Despite sanctions pro-Russians seize second provincial capital, clash with police

Apr 29, – Hundreds of pro-Moscow separatists stormed government buildings in one of Ukraine’s provincial capitals on Tuesday and fired on police holed up in a regional headquarters, a major escalation of their revolt despite new Western sanctions on Russia. New U.S. and EU sanctions packages, announced with fanfare, were seen as so mild that […]

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