Reuters 2014.05.06 09:08
By Aleksandar Vasovic and Maria Tsvetkova
ODESSA/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Pro-Russian rebels shot down a
Ukrainian helicopter in fierce fighting near the eastern town of Slaviansk
on Monday, and Kiev drafted police special forces to the southwestern port
city of Odessa to halt a feared westward spread of rebellion.
Ukraine said the Odessa force, based on "civil activists", would replace
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