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    Ukraine Separatists Vote in Eastern Regionsi
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    Patrick Wells
    May 11, 2014 8:30 PM
    Pro-Russian separatists in Donetsk and Luhansk went ahead with referendums Sunday over whether to secede from Ukraine. Rebel authorities claimed the turnout was high, but Ukraine’s government, the United States and the European Union immediately condemned the polls as illegal. Patrick Wells reports from Donetsk.

    Ukraine Separatists Vote in Eastern Regions

    Patrick Wells

    Published May 11, 2014

    Pro-Russian separatists in Donetsk and Luhansk went ahead with referendums Sunday over whether to secede from Ukraine. Rebel authorities claimed the turnout was high, but Ukraine’s government, the United States and the European Union immediately condemned the polls as illegal. Patrick Wells reports from Donetsk.


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