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Pro-Russia rebels close Donetsk airport in show of force

26.05.14 @ 12:39

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Pro-Russia gunmen in Donetsk have shut down the airport and the road leading to the city of Dnipropetrovsk. Local contacts told EUobserver the show force is a reaction to Poroshenko's victory: "He now has a mandate to pacify the east, so they want to show they must be reckoned with."