Russia-Backed Forces Attack 56X; 2 Ukrainian Soldiers Killed, 1 Wounded; Fight Breaks Out at Blockade

February 28, 2017
Screen grab of a video of a fight at the crossroads in Krivoy Torets, Ukraine, where activists have maintained a blockade of trade with the separatist-held territories. Via Ukrainian Interior Minister Aven Avakov, February 28, 2017

Ukraine Day 1107: LIVE UPDATES BELOW. Russia-backed forces attacked 56 times in the previous day; 2 Ukrainian soldiers were killed and one was wounded. Three people participating in a blockade of the separatist-held territories were injured in an attack by masked men at the crossroads.

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