Eduard Basurin, deputy commander of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic, inspects a building, which according to locals was recently damaged by shelling, in Donetsk, Ukraine, May 3, 2015. REUTERS/Igor Tkachenko
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)
Ukraine's pro-Russian rebel leader Alexander Zakharchenko said Saturday that insurgents had released two US aid workers detained for alleged spying.The two men are believed to have been working for the International Rescue Committee (IRC) NGO in war-torn east Ukraine.Of those held 30 were local hires while seven were from outside Ukraine.The IRC has now suspended its work in Ukraine, he said.Ukraine and the West accused Russia of masterminding the brutal separatist conflict in east Ukraine that has killed over 6,200 people in just over a year.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE