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CNN: Avakov says Ukraine unrest will be resolved by force or talks in 48 hours

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April 9, 2014, 2:40 p.m. | Ukraine abroad — by CNN

Separatists confronting Ukrainian police during pro-Russian rallies, started on April 6 in Eastern Ukraian cities Kharkiv, Donetsk and Luhansk.
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Ukrainian acting Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said Wednesday that the separatist protests in Ukraine's eastern region would be resolved within 48 hours -- either through negotiations or the use of force.

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