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Ukraine cease-fire pressured by pro-Russia attacks, weapons buildup
Ukraine cease-fire pressured by pro-Russia attacks, weapons buildup

Pro-Russia separatists attacked Ukrainian government forces with Grad rockets and artillery in two unsuccessful attempts to seize the idled Donetsk international airport, Ukrainian security officials said Tuesday. The concerted campaign to wrest Ukraine's second-largest airport from government control coincided with stepped-up assaults on Ukrainian troops in other areas of eastern Ukraine in spite of a Sept. 5 cease-fire agreement, Col. Andriy Lysenko of the National Security and Defense Council told reporters in Kiev, the Ukrainian capital. Renewed fighting in the last three days has threatened to undermine the cease-fire agreed to in the Belarus capital of Minsk nearly four...

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