Ukraine: Thousands pay tribute to Russian rebel boss
THOUSANDS turned out in the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) yesterday for the funeral of anti-fascist militia leader Arsen Pavlov who was killed by a bomb blast on Sunday.
The pro-Russian seperatist commander known as “Motorola” was killed along with his bodyguard by an explosive device in the lift of his block of flats.
Rebels believe the device was planted by Kiev agents.
Thousands lined up in Donetsk to pay tribute at the local opera house, where his body was displayed.
Meanwhile the leaders of Russia, Ukraine and France headed to Berlin for talks hosted by German Chancellor Angela... read more
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