Separatists hold their fire in Ukraine’s east amid peace talks led by Kuchma in Donetsk (VIDEO)

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Jun. 23, 2014 21:21
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Alexander Borodai, the self-proclaimed prime minister of the Donetsk People's Republic, took part in peace talks on June 23 in Donetsk.
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ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine – Ukraine’s National Defense and Security Council said on June 23 that Kremlin-backed gunmen in the country’s embattled east ceased fire as peace talks between a former president, a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, separatist leaders and European officials got under way in Donetsk.

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