Ukraine army claims 150 militants killed near Mykolayivka outside Sloviansk

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Jul. 04, 2014 09:20
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Former militants of the so-called People's Republic of Donetsk sided with the Ukrainian army guard a check-point in the north of the Donetsk region on July 3, 2014.
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A spokesman for the Ukrainian anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine, Oleksiy Dmytrashkivsky, has announced that government forces have sealed off the town of Mykolayivka, located outside of Sloviansk in Donetsk region, paving the way for further measures by the National Guard and the Interior Ministry.

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