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Ukraine's Military Launches ‘Anti-Terror’ Operation in Easti
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Henry Ridgwell
April 15, 2014 11:42 PM
Ukrainian troops have launched their first assault against pro-Russian gunmen in the east of the country. Authorities in Kyiv describe it as an “anti-terror” operation. The White House has praised Ukraine for saying it will take a measured approach, but Russia labeled the action "unconstitutional." Henry Ridgwell reports from the city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine.

Ukraine's Military Launches ‘Anti-Terror’ Operation in East

Henry Ridgwell

Published April 15, 2014

Ukrainian troops have launched their first assault against pro-Russian gunmen in the east of the country. Authorities in Kyiv describe it as an “anti-terror” operation. The White House has praised Ukraine for saying it will take a measured approach, but Russia labeled the action "unconstitutional." Henry Ridgwell reports from the city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine.


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