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  אייר 27, 5774 , 27/05/14

Tense Standoff in Battle for Donetsk Airport

Ukrainian armed forces and pro-Russian militants continue to battle over a Donetsk airport Tuesday, despite announcements from both sides of an apparent victory. Rebels took Donetsk's Sergei Prokofiev airport Monday, just hours after the successful election announcement of Ukrainian "Chocolate King" Petro Poroshenko as president.
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