Kiev to east Ukraine: Rebel vote for self-rule would be catastrophe

World / Politics May 10, 2014

Kiev to east Ukraine: Rebel vote for self-rule would be catastrophe

Ukrainian acting President Oleksandr Turchynov told eastern regions gripped by a pro-Russian uprising that they would be courting catastrophe if they voted "yes" in a separatist referendum on Sunday. Turchynov, who deems the vote in the Russian-speaking Donetsk and Luhansk regions illegal, urged the population ...