Eastern Ukrainians rap Kiev in talks (6)

The Jakarta Post 2014.05.18 04:49
Nataliya Vasilyeva, The Associated Press, Kiev, Ukraine Lawmakers and officials from eastern Ukraine on Saturday poured criticism on the fledging central government, accusing it of ignoring legitimate grievances of the regions which have been overrun by pro-Russia militia fighting for independence. One eastern leader said last weekend's unofficial referendum in favor of independence "expressed the will of the people."
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