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Battle at Donetsk airport; new Ukraine leader says no talks with 'terrorists'

A Ukrainian helicopter Mi-24 gunship fires its cannons against rebels at the main terminal building of Donetsk international airport May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A Ukrainian helicopter Mi-24 gunship fires its cannons against rebels at the main terminal building of Donetsk international airport May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A Ukrainian helicopter Mi-24 gunship fires its cannons against rebels at the main terminal building of Donetsk international airport May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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People run for cover near Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

People run for cover near Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

People run for cover near Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan (R) walks past Gazprom Chief Executive Alexei Miller after EU-Ukraine-Russia energy negotiations at the EU commission representation in Berlin May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan (R) walks past Gazprom Chief Executive Alexei Miller after EU-Ukraine-Russia energy negotiations at the EU commission representation in Berlin May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan (R) walks past Gazprom Chief Executive Alexei Miller after EU-Ukraine-Russia energy negotiations at the EU commission representation in Berlin May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak talks to the media after EU-Ukraine-Russia energy negotiations at the EU commission representation in Berlin May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak talks to the media after EU-Ukraine-Russia energy negotiations at the EU commission representation in Berlin May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak talks to the media after EU-Ukraine-Russia energy negotiations at the EU commission representation in Berlin May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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EU energy commissioner Guenther Oettinger talks to the media after EU-Ukraine-Russia energy negotiations at the EU commission representation in Berlin May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

EU energy commissioner Guenther Oettinger talks to the media after EU-Ukraine-Russia energy negotiations at the EU commission representation in Berlin May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

EU energy commissioner Guenther Oettinger talks to the media after EU-Ukraine-Russia energy negotiations at the EU commission representation in Berlin May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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A military truck with armed pro-Russian militants drives through a police check-point towards the airport of the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A military truck with armed pro-Russian militants drives through a police check-point towards the airport of the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A military truck with armed pro-Russian militants drives through a police check-point towards the airport of the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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An unidentified man walks by a sign directing traffic to Donetsk's International airport at the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

An unidentified man walks by a sign directing traffic to Donetsk's International airport at the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

An unidentified man walks by a sign directing traffic to Donetsk's International airport at the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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The terminal of Donetsk international airport is seen at the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

The terminal of Donetsk international airport is seen at the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

The terminal of Donetsk international airport is seen at the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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The air traffic control tower of Donetsk international airport is seen in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

The air traffic control tower of Donetsk international airport is seen in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

The air traffic control tower of Donetsk international airport is seen in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis
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Smoke rises from Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

Smoke rises from Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

Smoke rises from Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev
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Smoke rises from Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

Smoke rises from Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

Smoke rises from Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev
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Smoke rises from Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

Smoke rises from Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev

Smoke rises from Donetsk international airport during heavy fighting between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces May 26, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev
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Ukrainian businessman, politician and presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko speaks to supporters in front of a display showing exit poll results for himself and other candidates (L-R) Yulia Tymoshenko, Oleh Lyashko, Anatoly Gritsenko, Serhiy Tigipko, Mykhailo Dobkin and Vadim Rabinovich at his election headquarters in Kiev May 25, 2014 May 25, 2014. REUTERS/Mykola Lazarenko/Pool

Ukrainian businessman, politician and presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko speaks to supporters in front of a display showing exit poll results for himself and other candidates (L-R) Yulia Tymoshenko, Oleh Lyashko, Anatoly Gritsenko, Serhiy...more

Ukrainian businessman, politician and presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko speaks to supporters in front of a display showing exit poll results for himself and other candidates (L-R) Yulia Tymoshenko, Oleh Lyashko, Anatoly Gritsenko, Serhiy Tigipko, Mykhailo Dobkin and Vadim Rabinovich at his election headquarters in Kiev May 25, 2014 May 25, 2014. REUTERS/Mykola Lazarenko/Pool
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Ukrainian businessman, politician and presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko smiles as he speaks to supporters at his election headquarters in Kiev May 25, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Ukrainian businessman, politician and presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko smiles as he speaks to supporters at his election headquarters in Kiev May 25, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

Ukrainian businessman, politician and presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko smiles as he speaks to supporters at his election headquarters in Kiev May 25, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer
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