Photo Gallery: Bloody Standoff in Eastern Ukraine
06/04/2014
Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine have received support in recent...
Maxim Dondyuk/ DER SPIEGEL

Pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine have received support in recent weeks from people looking and speaking as though they come from Russia's Caucasian region. The government in Kiev has been unable to dislodge the rebels thus far.