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Pro-Russian Separatists Attack Ukrainian Rally in Donetsk

Around 1,000 pro-government supporters held a rally in Donetsk on April 28 in support of a single Ukraine. Fourteen people were later wounded when pro-Russia militants wielding baseball bats, iron bars and knives attacked the rally for national unity in the eastern Ukrainian city.

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Around 1,000 pro-government supporters held a rally in Donetsk on April 28 in support of a united Ukraine. Fourteen people were later wounded when pro-Russia militants wielding baseball bats, iron bars and knives attacked the rally for national unity in the eastern Ukrainian city, according to journalists and local authorities.

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Police regroup during clashes between pro-Russian and pro-government activists during a rally and march in Donetsk.

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Ukrainian pro-government supporters march during a protest on Monday.

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Pro-Russian protesters clash with pro-Ukrainian supporters during their rally for a united Ukraine in Donetsk.

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An elderly pro-Russia supporter gestures and argues with man wearing a Ukrainian flag during a rally for Ukrainian national unity.

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Pro-Russian protesters march to attack pro-Ukrainian supporters during their rally in Donetsk.

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Pro-Russian protesters attack a pro-Ukranian protester during a rally.

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A pro-Russian activist gets medical attention after a clash with pro-government activists.

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Pro-Russian and pro-Ukrainian supporters clash during a rally in Donetsk.

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A pro-Russian protester walks in front of riot police during a pro-Ukraine rally on Monday.

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