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US Calls On Putin to Withdraw Support of Ukrainian Separatistsi
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Sharon Behn
July 19, 2014 4:09 AM
The United States on Friday called for an independent international investigation into the downing of the Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine, and for an immediate ceasefire in the conflict. VOA's Sharon Behn reports on Washington's growing concern over the rapidly deteriorating security situation in the region.

US Calls On Putin to Withdraw Support of Ukrainian Separatists

Sharon Behn

Published July 19, 2014

The United States on Friday called for an independent international investigation into the downing of the Malaysian passenger plane over eastern Ukraine, and for an immediate ceasefire in the conflict. VOA's Sharon Behn reports on Washington's growing concern over the rapidly deteriorating security situation in the region.


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by: arlene harris from: windsor, ontario
July 20, 2014 7:44 PM
If the separatists are so gung-ho about being part of Russia, it seems to me they would pack up their families and belongings and head straight over, and leave the CIVILIZED world in PEACE!