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UN: Ukraine says Russian saboteurs at root of violence00:57

UN: Ukraine says Russian saboteurs at root of violence

United Nations, New York City
May 2, 2014 at 00:58 GMT +00:00 · Published

USA: Ukraine says Russian saboteurs at root of violence

At the emergency UN Security Council meeting in New York on Friday which was instigated by the Russian delegation, Ukraine's spokeperson Alexsandr Pavlichenko alleged that the only foreign military elements in eastern Ukraine are Russian saboteurs and mercenaries.

Claiming that amnesty will be given to any other militant groups who have not committed "serious crimes" in Ukraine during the crisis, Pavlichenko made an official statement saying that no Ukrainian tanks or missiles have been used on citizens in Ukraine.

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USA: Ukraine says Russian saboteurs at root of violence

At the emergency UN Security Council meeting in New York on Friday which was instigated by the Russian delegation, Ukraine's spokeperson Alexsandr Pavlichenko alleged that the only foreign military elements in eastern Ukraine are Russian saboteurs and mercenaries.

Claiming that amnesty will be given to any other militant groups who have not committed "serious crimes" in Ukraine during the crisis, Pavlichenko made an official statement saying that no Ukrainian tanks or missiles have been used on citizens in Ukraine.