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Ukraine tightens cordon around rebellious city

A woman cries inside the burnt trade union building, in Odessa, Ukraine, Sunday May 4, where people died in in a fire that tore through the building. More than 40 people died in riots two days earlier, some from gunshot wounds, but most in a horrific fire that tore through a trade union building.

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A woman cries inside the burnt trade union building, in Odessa, Ukraine, Sunday May 4, where people died in in a fire that tore through the building. More than 40 people died in riots two days earlier, some from gunshot wounds, but most in a horrific fire that tore through a trade union building.



DONETSK, Ukraine— Ukrainian troops tightened a security cordon around a major insurgent-held eastern city Tuesday, but pro-Russia militia acted with impunity elsewhere in the turbulent region bordering Russia, surrounding a major Interior Ministry base...

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