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21 Photos That Show The Growing Conflict In East Ukraine

Russian-backed separatists continue to fight Ukrainian forces for control of East Ukraine.

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AP Photo/Sergei Grits

Ukrainian border guards captured by pro-Russian separatists sit in a garage at the Novoazovsk border crossing point, in eastern Ukraine, Friday, Aug. 29,


Maxim Shemetov / Reuters

A flag of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic, which Russia supports, flies at the top of damaged war memorial at Savur-Mohyla, a hill east of the city of Donets,k on Aug. 28.

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