Two Ukrainian troops killed in battles with insurgents on June 3; OSCE says Luhansk blast on June 2 likely caused by airstrike (UPDATES, VIDEO)

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Jun. 03, 2014 18:49
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Pro-Russian militants take aim at Ukrainian troops near a checkpoint in the eastern city of Sloviansk, Donetsk Oblast on June 3, 2014.
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Intense clashes between Ukrainian military forces and pro-Russia insurgents raged in the eastern region of Donetsk on June 3, killing at least two Ukrainian troops and injuring dozens a day after heavy fighting and an explosion in neighboring Luhansk Oblast claimed at least 12 lives.

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