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Civilians take cover, flee Ukrainian city as shells land

Dozens of charred bicycles in the rubble of a burnt-out sports shop in Slaviansk. It's just one of many stores devastated after a week of shelling by Ukrainian troops. The government in Kiev has launched a military operation to try to to win back control of this eastern city, taken over by pro-Russian separatists in April. It's transformed Slaviansk, blowing out windows, gutting stores and burning cars. (SOUNDBITE) (Russian) LOCAL RESIDENT, KATERINA, SAYING: "In house number 44 a woman was killed. She came home, sat down on a bench and then she was blown to pieces. Her head blew into the shop and her intestines scattered all around. Two men were wounded and children have been killed. I don't know what to do with them [those who are shooting]. They should be put on trial in a court." A few days ago, residents were defiant, carrying on their lives as best they could. Now few people dare to walk in the open. Others have fled. (SOUNDBITE) (Ru

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