Cameron offers more Typhoons for Nato air mission

Britain will offer another two Typhoon warplanes to patrol the skies of eastern Europe amid continuing tensions with Russia over the Ukraine cris, David Cameron has said.

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Ukraine President: 'Operation continues' in Slaviansk

Ukrainian soldiers stand guard near an armored personnel carrier at a checkpoint. Credit: Reuters/Gleb Garanich

The acting Ukrainian President Oleksandr Turchynov has said that the military operations continue in Slaviansk, according to Reuters.

Mr Turchynov has also called for pro-Russian separatists in the east of Ukraine to "lay down arms and free hostages."

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