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Ukraine crisis: Kiev forces win back Mariupol

Government troops in eastern Ukraine have won back the port city of Mariupol from pro-Russian separatist rebels after heavy fighting.

Interior Minister Arseny Avakov said the security forces had successfully brought separatist strongholds in the city "under control".

Five pro-Russian rebels were reported killed and at least four government soldiers injured in the city.

David Stern reports.

  • 13 Jun 2014
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