Poroshenko: Ukraine 'is in a state of war'

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June 18, 2014, 11:59 a.m. | Ukraine | Politics — by Isaac Webb

An armed pro-Russian separatist takes aim at Ukrainian servicemen at a military academy in Dontesk in May.
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Isaac Webb

Speaking at the National University of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry’s graduation on June 18, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called for a temporary ceasefire in eastern Ukraine, according to Interfax Ukraine.

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