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Kiev struggles in broadcast war against separatists as tensions rise

AVDIYIVKA, Ukraine/KIEV: For Ukrainian pensioner Olga Shazhkova, channel-surfing in the front line town of Avdiyivka is a monotonous business. With the face of Vladimir Putin looming large on her TV screen, she flicks over to the next station with a sigh, only to land on the Russian army’s official channel. Ukrainian government forces control the… Read More »