Pro-Russian Demonstrators Seize Government Buildings in Donetsk

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Ukraine 06 Apr 2014 22:00

Pro-Russian demonstrators have stormed a government building in Donetsk, calling for referendum on joining Russia. People gathered in-front of the state administration building in Donetsk which was surrounded by riot police. Protesters stormed the building after clashing with riot police and breaking through their lines. Protesters destroyed some of the building's offices and hung Russian flags. A few hours after, protesters wearing military clothes, balaclavas, and artisanal weaponry such as baseball bats. More demonstrators arrived at night as reinforcement to erect barricades inside and outside the building, in case of police intervention.

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By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

After stealing police riot shields, pro russian demonstrators stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying offices trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

After stealing police riot shields, pro russian demonstrators stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying offices trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

After stealing police riot shields, pro russian demonstrators stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying offices trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
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06 Apr 2014

Pro russian demonstrators stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying offices trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

After stealing police riot shields, pro russian demonstrators stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying offices trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

After stealing police riot shields, pro russian demonstrators stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying offices trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

After stealing police riot shields, pro russian demonstrators stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying offices trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

After stealing police riot shields, pro russian demonstrators stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying offices trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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06 Apr 2014

©Romain Carre, Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014. After stolen the police shields, pro russians stormed the regional building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying part of the offices. They were trying to barricade themselves inside the building.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014. After stolen the police shields, pro russians stormed the regional building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors and destroying part of the offices. They were trying to barricade themselves inside the building.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russians stormed regional buildin...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russian seized the Regional Build...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russian seized the Regional Build...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrators stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrator stands by photos of Ukrainian government officials after a mob stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russian seized the Regional Build...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrator stands by photos of Ukrainian government officials after a mob stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russian seized the Regional Build...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

During the night, after storming the building, pro Russian protestors in balaclavas came to reinforce the occupied building and began preparing barricades and weapons to counter any attacks that may come from police. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014

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Pro Russian seized the Regional Build...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

During the night, after storming the building, pro Russian protestors in balaclavas came to reinforce the occupied building and began preparing barricades and weapons to counter any attacks that may come from police. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russian seized the Regional Build...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

During the night, after storming the building, pro Russian protestors in balaclavas came to reinforce the occupied building and began preparing barricades and weapons to counter any attacks that may come from police. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014

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Pro Russian seized the Regional Build...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrator stands by photos of Ukrainian government officials after a mob stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro Russian seized the Regional Build...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrator stands by photos of Ukrainian government officials after a mob stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.

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Pro russian seized theRegional Buildi...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

©Romain Carre, Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014. During the night, after storming the building, pro russian gathered inside the building, preparing barricades and bringing a lots of weapons to prepare to counter any attacks. Lots of people with balaclava came as reinforcement.

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Pro Russian seized the Regional Build...
By RomainCa
06 Apr 2014

Pro Russian demonstrator stands by photos of Ukrainian government officials after a mob stole police riot shields and stormed the regional government building of Donetsk, breaking windows, doors, and destroying offices, trying to barricade themselves inside the building. Donetsk, Ukraine, 06/04/2014.