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    Rebels claim to control Donetsk airport after intense fight
    Jan19

    Rebels claim to control Donetsk airport after intense fight

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine are claiming that they have seized control of the Donetsk airport after days of intense fighting. Ukrainian officials have not confirmed a retreat. Rebel leader Alexander Zakharchenko said at a press conference early Monday in Donetsk that the rebels had taken control of the airport....

    Rebels claim to control Donetsk airport after intense fight; no confirmation from Kiev
    Jan19

    Rebels claim to control Donetsk airport after intense fight; no confirmation from Kiev

    Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine are claiming that they have seized control of the Donetsk airport after days of intense fighting. …read more Source: FOX...

    Rebels claim to control Donetsk airport after intense fight
    Jan19

    Rebels claim to control Donetsk airport after intense fight

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine are claiming that they have seized control of the Donetsk airport after days of intense fighting. The separatist stronghold was shaken by intense outgoing and incoming artillery fire over the weekend as a bitter battle raged for the air terminal and surrounding areas. …read more...

    Rebels claim to control Donetsk airport after intense fight
    Jan19

    Rebels claim to control Donetsk airport after intense fight

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine are claiming that they have seized control of the Donetsk airport after days of intense fighting. Ukrainian officials have not confirmed a retreat. …read more Source: U.S....

    Protesters march for peace in Kiev
    Jan19

    Protesters march for peace in Kiev

    Protesters gathered at Kiev’s Independence Square Sunday to march for peace as fighting in Ukraine’s east claimed more victims. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine Claims Airport Victory
    Jan19

    Ukraine Claims Airport Victory

    The Ukrainian military says it has reclaimed almost all of Donetsk airport from separatist rebels after launching what it described as a “massive operation” overnight. …read more Source: The Boston...

    Ukraine fights back in rebel-controlled east.
    Jan19

    Ukraine fights back in rebel-controlled east.

    Ukraine unleashed a counter-offensive to retake eastern regions from Russian-backed separatist fighters in the city of Donetsk. …read more Source: New York Daily...

    Ukraine Leader Vows to Retake Separatist-Held East
    Jan19

    Ukraine Leader Vows to Retake Separatist-Held East

    KIEV, Ukraine—Ukraine’s president vowed Sunday to reassert government control over eastern regions as the army unleashed a counter-offensive against Russian-backed separatist fighters vying for command over the airport in the city of Donetsk. The separatist stronghold was shaken by intense outgoing and incoming artillery fire over the...

    Ukraine leader pledges to retake separatist-held eastern region
    Jan19

    Ukraine leader pledges to retake separatist-held eastern region

    KIEV, Ukraine — Ukraine’s president vowed Sunday to reassert government control over eastern regions as the army unleashed a counter-offensive against Russian-backed separatist fighters vying for control of the airport in Donetsk. The separatist stronghold was shaken by intense artillery fire over the weekend as a bitter battle rages for...

    Ukraine says it retakes most of Donetsk airport from rebels
    Jan19

    Ukraine says it retakes most of Donetsk airport from rebels

    A Ukrainian military spokesman says government forces have retaken the Donetsk airport from rebels with a successful “mass operation”. Nathan Frandino reports. Video provided by Reuters …read more Source: USA...