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    Ukraine rattled by Russia troop movements as separatists vote
    Nov02

    Ukraine rattled by Russia troop movements as separatists vote

    Donetsk (Ukraine) (AFP) – Separatists in eastern Ukraine held elections Sunday as claims of “intensive” troop movements crossing the Russian border cast new doubts over a truce.The vote in the self-declared Donetsk People’s Republic and Lugansk People’s Republic was condemned by Kiev and the West, but backed by...

    Rebel-Backed Elections Underway in Eastern Ukraine
    Nov02

    Rebel-Backed Elections Underway in Eastern Ukraine

    Separatist leaders portrayed the voting in Donetsk and Luhansk as a capstone to their six-month struggle for independence, and voters said the elections would compel Kiev to negotiate and end the war. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukrainian separatists hold elections
    Nov02

    Ukrainian separatists hold elections

    Danielle HaynesDONETSK, Ukraine, Nov. 2 (UPI) — Rebel-held areas in eastern Ukraine move forward with leadership elections Sunday despite criticism. …read more Source: United Press...

    Ukraine’s Separatist East Defies Kiev With Vote
    Nov02

    Ukraine’s Separatist East Defies Kiev With Vote

    The polls in Donetsk and Luhansk have been condemned by the Ukrainian government, the U.S. and European countries.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Rebel Leader Votes in East Ukraine
    Nov02

    Rebel Leader Votes in East Ukraine

    Eastern Ukraine’s separatist leader Alexander Zakharchenko casts his ballot in an election he’s almost certain to win. Pro-Russian rebels say the vote will legitimise its leadership and take their war-torn region closer to Russia. But Western powers say they won’t recognise it. Kiev’s pro-European government insists the...

    Meet The ‘Racists’ Monitoring Eastern Ukraine’s Unrecognized Vote
    Nov02

    Meet The ‘Racists’ Monitoring Eastern Ukraine’s Unrecognized Vote

    With the West refusing to recognize elections in the separatist-controlled regions of eastern Ukraine, observers with views some might call “fascist” have filled the void. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Donetsk Rebels Hold Controversial Government Elections
    Nov02

    Donetsk Rebels Hold Controversial Government Elections

    Separatists in eastern Ukraine hold their own elections Sunday as part of an effort to create an independent state. Meanwhile, fighting for control of Donetsk’s airport continues, despite a ceasefire.» E-Mail This …read more Source:...

    Ukrainian Breakaway Regions Hold Criticized Vote
    Nov02

    Ukrainian Breakaway Regions Hold Criticized Vote

    DONETSK, Ukraine— Residents of separatist-controlled regions in eastern Ukraine voted Sunday to elect legislators and executives in polls that have been staunchly denounced by the international community. Voting in the main rebel city of Donetsk proceeded in the presence of gunmen inside three polling stations visited by the AP. Despite a...

    Ukrainian breakaway regions hold criticized vote
    Nov02

    Ukrainian breakaway regions hold criticized vote

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Residents of separatist-controlled regions in eastern Ukraine voted Sunday to elect legislators and executives in polls that have been staunchly denounced by the international community.Voting in the main rebel city of Donetsk proceeded in the presence of gunmen inside three polling stations visited by the AP.Despite a...

    Pro-Russian rebels hold rogue elections in eastern Ukraine
    Nov02

    Pro-Russian rebels hold rogue elections in eastern Ukraine

    Residents of separatist-controlled regions in eastern Ukraine voted Sunday to elect legislators and executives in polls that have been staunchly denounced by the international community. …read more Source: CTV...