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Ukrainian military patrols Slaviansk as separatists prep for more attacks

Tuesday, May 06, 2014 - 01:00

May 6 - Ukraine's military patrols area around separatist stronghold of Slaviansk a day after heavy fighting there. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Ukraine's military patrol the roads around the separatist stronghold of Slaviansk, in the east of the country on Tuesday (May 6) a day after more than 30 pro-Russians were killed in fighting near the city. There was fierce fighting near Slaviansk on Monday (May 5), the interior minister said, after pro-Russian rebels ambushed Ukrainian forces on Monday. Four Ukrainian servicemen were killed and 20 wounded. The Donetsk Health Department said eight people had been killed in Slaviansk as a result of the operation on Tuesday and 16 were being treated with gunshot wounds from fighting there.

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Ukrainian military patrols Slaviansk as separatists prep for more attacks

Tuesday, May 06, 2014 - 01:00