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  6/25/2014, Sivan 27, 5774

UN: 423 Killed in Eastern Ukraine over Last Months

The United Nations estimates that 423 people were killed in violent clashes in eastern Ukraine between the dates of April 15th and June 20th, 2014.

UN Secretary-General for Human Rights Ivan Šimonović said in a debate in the Security Council that the estimation includes civilians as well as soldiers, and is based on information gathered from official sources.