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Ukrainian Soldiers Confess to Murder of Mother, Daughter

The Anti-Terrorist Operation


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Two Ukrainian soldiers have confessed to murdering a mother and her daughter in the government-held town of Luhanske, according to Reuters. 

The 77-year-old woman and her 45-year-old daughter were suspected of "separatist sympathies". They both died of gunshot wounds to the head. 

<figcaption>That US Army training is paying off...</figcaption>
That US Army training is paying off...

Former acting President Olexander Turchynov announced the start of Ukraine's "anti-terrorist operation" in April, 2014. 

Mr. Turchynov said the aim of the operation in the east was to "protect Ukrainian citizens, to stop the terror, to stop the crime, to stop the attempts to tear our country apart".

 

 


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