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Ukrainian journalists said held by separatists

Armed pro-Russian militants stand guard at a check-point outside the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk, on April 20, 2014. Three pro-Russian militants and one attacker were killed in a gunbattle near the volatile eastern Ukrainian town of Slavyansk early today, a local leader and a rebel at the scene told journalists. The separatist leader, Vyatcheslav Ponomarev, who gave the death toll, said the deadly battle broke out at a barricade put up in a village east of Slavyansk, which is under the c

 

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