Ukraine: Donetsk’s old Soviet faithful and young radicals look to Moscow

Ukraine: Donetsk’s old Soviet faithful and young radicals look to Moscow

Luke Harding: Lenin’s statue still stands in Donetsk where loyalty to the old regime and Russian propaganda have inspired protests against the Kiev ‘fascists’. But is this really the next Crimea? In Donetsk’s main square, Ukraine’s communist leader, Petro Symonenko, was giving an impromptu address to the party faithful.

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