Ukraine officials say second stage of anti-terrorist operation under way in east as helicopter shot down (UPDATES, VIDEO)
Ukrainian officials on April 25 said they were scaling up their anti-terrorist campaign launched on April 24 in its restive eastern region, flouting warnings from Moscow against taking action against Kremlin-backed militants who have captured 29 key government buildings in 10 cities. As the operation got underway, pro-Russian militants reportedly shot down a Ukrainian helicopter, injuring its pilot.
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