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Ukraine Rebel Leader Sworn In After Disputed Election

A pro-Russian rebel leader was sworn in as the head of a self-declared "people's republic" in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday, following elections rejected by Kyiv as illegitimate. The swearing-in of Alexander Zakharchenko as prime minister of the so-called Donetsk People's Republic is set to worsen a standoff with Ukraine that has already killed 4,000 people since April. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko meets with his security chiefs Tuesday to consider a response to...

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