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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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Five separatists 'killed' in overnight Mariupol clashes

Five pro-Russian activists were killed overnight during clashes with Ukrainian forces on the outskirts of Mariupol, according to CNN.

Fifteen other separatists were detained when Ukrainian forces attacked barricades on the fringes of the town, said CNN citing a spokeswoman for pro-Russia separatists.

Ukrainian forces re-took Mariupol's city hall last night in a rare success during the country's recent disturbances.

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