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Ukraine conflict: Opposing parades in Kiev and Donetsk

Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine have marched dozens of captured government troops through the city of Donetsk.

It happened as Ukrainians celebrated Independence Day, with President Petro Poroshenko pledging to spend about $3bn re-equipping the military in the next three years.

Steve Rosenberg reports.

  • 25 Aug 2014
  • From the section Europe
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