Ukraine braces for Russian gas cut after key wins over rebels

By Agence France-Presse
Friday, June 13, 2014 17:31 EDT
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Ukranian police forces stand near a barricade outside the headquarters of separatist militias of the self-proclaimed 'Donetsk People's Republic' in Mariupol on June 13, 2014 [AFP]
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Ukraine drives out rebels, braces for Russian gas cut (via AFP)

Resurgent Ukrainian forces hoisted the national flag over a strategic rebel-held port on Friday while the embattled leaders in Kiev made urgent preparations for a looming Russian gas cut. Ukraine’s new Western-backed President Petro Poroshenko celebrated…

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