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July 24th, 2014
05:12 PM ET

Journalist working for CNN detained in Ukraine

Donetsk, Ukraine (CNN) - A Ukrainian journalist working as a freelancer for CNN remains in detention two days after he was detained by pro-Russian separatists.

Armed men from the self-declared Donetsk People's Republic seized Anton Skiba outside a hotel in the separatist-controlled city of Donetsk after he had worked for one day with a CNN television crew.

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