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Turchynov cancels trip to Lithuania to combat pro-Russian separatists in Donetsk, Luhansk

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April 7, 2014, 6:40 a.m. | Ukraine — by Katya Gorchinskaya

Pro-Russian activistshold a rally in front of Ukraine's regional security service of Ukraine in Lugansk on April 6, 2014. AFP PHOTO/ IGOR GOLOVNIOV
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Katya Gorchinskaya

Katya Gorchinskaya has been the Kyiv Post's deputy chief editor since 2009 and is a contributor to The Wall Street Journal and other publications. Follow her on Twitter @kgorchinskaya.

Ukraine's interim President Oleksandr Turchynov canceled his trip to Lithuania to lead the nation's campaigan against pro-Russian separatist movements that flared in Donetsk and Luhansk on April 6. 

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