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April 13, 2014

Uniformed men occupy Donetsk police HQ

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DONETSK, Ukraine —

Lavrov told Deschytsia of “the unacceptability of the constant threats from Kiev to storm buildings held by protesters,” according to a Foreign Ministry statement.

The White House announced Saturday that Vice President Joe Biden will visit Ukraine on April 22 to meet with government and citizen leaders. The visit will focus on the international community’s efforts to help stabilize and strengthen Ukraine’s economy, as well as efforts aimed at constitutional reform, decentralization, anti-corruption, and free and fair presidential elections set for May 25.

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