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A pro-Russia separatist patrols near a maternity ward in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slaviansk June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

A pro-Russia separatist patrols near a maternity ward in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slaviansk June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov

A pro-Russia separatist patrols near a maternity ward in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slaviansk June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
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Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan talks to journalists as he leaves after talks with members of the Russian delegation and European Union Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger (not pictured) in Kiev June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan talks to journalists as he leaves after talks with members of the Russian delegation and European Union Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger (not pictured) in Kiev June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan talks to journalists as he leaves after talks with members of the Russian delegation and European Union Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger (not pictured) in Kiev June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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Gazprom's Chief Executive Alexei Miller arrives for talks with Ukraine's Energy Minister Yuri Prodan (L) in Kiev late June 15, 2014.  REUTERS/Andrew Kravchenko/Pool

Gazprom's Chief Executive Alexei Miller arrives for talks with Ukraine's Energy Minister Yuri Prodan (L) in Kiev late June 15, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Kravchenko/Pool

Gazprom's Chief Executive Alexei Miller arrives for talks with Ukraine's Energy Minister Yuri Prodan (L) in Kiev late June 15, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Kravchenko/Pool
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Andriy Kobolev, chief executive of Ukrainian state gas company Naftogaz, talks to journalists as he leaves after talks with members of the Russian delegation and European Union Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger, in Kiev June 16, 2014.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

Andriy Kobolev, chief executive of Ukrainian state gas company Naftogaz, talks to journalists as he leaves after talks with members of the Russian delegation and European Union Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger, in Kiev June 16, 2014. ...more

Andriy Kobolev, chief executive of Ukrainian state gas company Naftogaz, talks to journalists as he leaves after talks with members of the Russian delegation and European Union Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger, in Kiev June 16, 2014. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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