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U.S. refuses to recognize ‘illegal’ Donetsk referendum to secede from Ukraine

The United States said Monday it does not recognize the “illegal referendum” held over the weekend in east Ukraine that called for the region to break away from Kiev. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said the vote organized by pro-Russian elements in Donetsk and Lugansk “was an attempt to create…