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Pro-Russian Protesters Declare 'People's Republic' In Kharkiv 
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Pro-Russian demonstrators occupying the regional administration building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv declared the sovereignty of a so-called "Kharkiv People's Republic" at a rally on April 7. A security operation launched by Ukrainian authorities has since driven the protesters out of the building. Officials say dozens of separatist leaders have been arrested. (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty's Ukrainian Service)

Added: Apr-8-2014 Occurred On: Apr-7-2014
By: rferl
Regional News, Other News
Tags: Ukraine, Protest, Russia
Location: Kharkiv, Kharkivs'ka Oblast', Ukraine (load item map)
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