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Pro-Russian Protesters Storm Regional Government Building in East Ukraine

Pro-Russian protesters in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk stormed the regional government building on Sunday (April 6) and replaced the Ukrainian flag on the building with a Russian one. Around 1,500 protesters who had surrounded the building cheered, chanting "Russia!". Around 500 police in riot gear cordoned off the building but some protesters got through. One Ukrainian flag on the building was torn off, another thrown out of the windows.

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