BEIRUT

World

Ukraine rebels free Swedish hostage, seven others remain

Vacheslav Ponomarev, the self-proclaimed mayor of Slovyansk, center, is flanked by a group of foreign military observers including Axel Schneider, fourth from the left, and John Christensen, third left, a senior Sgt. in the Danish army, being held by Ponomarev's group during a press conference in city hall, Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

 
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on April 28, 2014, on page 1.

Recommended

Advertisement

Comments

Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)

comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement

FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE

Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here