A rebel leader in Ukraine says separatists are willing to accept a ceasefire in the east of the country, according to the Associated Press.
Aleksandr Zakharchenko told the news agency the rebel-held city of Donetsk has been surrounded by Ukrainian government forces, and separatists are ready to negotiate a ceasefire to stave off a humanitarian catastrophe.
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