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  • A pro-Russia protester breaks a piece of stone at a barricade outside a regional government building in Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • A female member of a "Maidan" self-defense unit stands guard in front of the Ukrainian parliament building in Kyiv, April 15, 2014.
  • Ukrainian soldiers stand near amored personnel carriers that fly a Ukrainian flag, as the Ukrainian army troops receive ammunition in a field on the outskirts of Izyum, eastern Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • People stand at a barricade at the regional administration building that Moscow loyalists had seized earlier in Donetsk, Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • Ukranian troops stand guard at a checkpoint near the city of Izyum in the Kharkiv region of eastern Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • A Ukrainian soldier stands guard at a checkpoint near the city of Barvenkovo in the Kharkiv region of eastern Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • Members of the Ukrainian Interior Ministry walk past an MI-8 military helicopter and armored personnel carriers at a checkpoint near the town of Izyum, eastern Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • Ukraine's energy minister, Yuri Prodan (right), and Slovakia's economy minister, Tomas Malatinsky (2nd left), attend a meeting at a delivery station of pipeline operator Eustream in the eastern Slovak town of Velke Kapusany, near the border with Ukraine, April 15, 2014.
  • Pipelines are seen at a gas border delivery station of pipeline operator Eustream in the eastern Slovak town of Velke Kapusany, near the border with Ukraine, April 15, 2014.

Images from Ukraine

Published April 15, 2014

Ukraine’s president has called for U.N. peacekeepers to help in an anti-terror operation against separatists.


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