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Ukrainian servicemen stand guard at a military camp in Luhansk region August 20, 2014.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen stand guard at a military camp in Luhansk region August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen stand guard at a military camp in Luhansk region August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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Ukrainian servicemen ride atop an armoured vehicle as they patrol an area in Luhansk region August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen ride atop an armoured vehicle as they patrol an area in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen ride atop an armoured vehicle as they patrol an area in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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People walk past trucks of a Russian convoy carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine near a Russia-Ukraine border crossing point in Rostov Region, August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

People walk past trucks of a Russian convoy carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine near a Russia-Ukraine border crossing point in Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

People walk past trucks of a Russian convoy carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine near a Russia-Ukraine border crossing point in Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk
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Ukrainian servicemen sit atop an armoured personnel carrier as they are transported to a military base in the eastern Ukrainian town of Kramatorsk, August 19, 2014.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen sit atop an armoured personnel carrier as they are transported to a military base in the eastern Ukrainian town of Kramatorsk, August 19, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen sit atop an armoured personnel carrier as they are transported to a military base in the eastern Ukrainian town of Kramatorsk, August 19, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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A car drives past trucks of a Russian convoy carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine near a Russia-Ukraine border crossing point in Rostov Region, August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

A car drives past trucks of a Russian convoy carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine near a Russia-Ukraine border crossing point in Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

A car drives past trucks of a Russian convoy carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine near a Russia-Ukraine border crossing point in Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk
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A Russian convoy of trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine is parked at a camp, with an Interior Ministry member seen in the foreground, near Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

A Russian convoy of trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine is parked at a camp, with an Interior Ministry member seen in the foreground, near Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

A Russian convoy of trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine is parked at a camp, with an Interior Ministry member seen in the foreground, near Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk
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A Russian convoy of trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine is parked at a camp near Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

A Russian convoy of trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine is parked at a camp near Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk

A Russian convoy of trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine is parked at a camp near Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Rostov Region, August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk
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Ukrainian servicemen rest at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen rest at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen rest at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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A Ukrainian serviceman stands near an armoured fighting vehicle at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

A Ukrainian serviceman stands near an armoured fighting vehicle at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

A Ukrainian serviceman stands near an armoured fighting vehicle at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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A Ukrainian serviceman sleeps at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

A Ukrainian serviceman sleeps at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

A Ukrainian serviceman sleeps at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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Ukrainian servicemen stand at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen stand at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian servicemen stand at a military camp in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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A Ukrainian military convoy is seen in a field in Luhansk region August 21, 2014.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

A Ukrainian military convoy is seen in a field in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

A Ukrainian military convoy is seen in a field in Luhansk region August 21, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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