Ukraine Live Day 552: Ukraine’s President Calls For “Special Status” Agreement For Donbass

August 23, 2015
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko delivers a speech on Flag Day, August 23, 2015 | REUTERS/VALENTYN OGIRENKO

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