The Seattle Times

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Monday, May 5, 2014

Fighting in east Ukraine kills 4 troops, wounds 30

Pro-Russian supporters lead an unidentified man in front of the occupied regional administration building in Donetsk, Ukraine. Pro-Russian separatists said that up to 20 of their fighters may have been killed in clashes with government troops in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slaviansk. Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said that government soldiers were killed during the operation, giving no figure.