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Pro-Russia Activists Declare Separatist Republic in East Ukraine City

Pro-Russian activists occupying regional offices in Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, on Monday proclaimed the creation of a separatist Donetsk republic. The development was reported by the Reuters news agency quoting witnesses. One of the leaders of about 100 activists who moved into the building on Sunday night called for a referendum to be held no later than May 11 on the establishment of the "Donetsk people's republic".   Reading from a text, an unidentified,...

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