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Ukraine Volunteer Militia Deploys to East Amid Cease-fire

More volunteers with Ukraine's Donbas Battalion, a pro-government militia that recently merged with the National Guard, were preparing to deploy to the restive east Monday - in the middle of a temporary cease-fire declared just days earlier by the country’s new president. The deployment comes at a time when they are technically not allowed to launch operations against pro-Russian separatist fighters.   The Donbas Battalion is no ordinary army. That much is clear from their...

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