A pro-Russian militant smokes a cigarette as he takes his position preparing to fight against Ukrainian government troops at a checkpoint blocking the major highway which links Kharkiv, outside Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Friday, May 16, 2014.
A pro-Russian militant smokes a cigarette as he takes his position preparing to fight against Ukrainian government troops at a checkpoint blocking the major highway which links Kharkiv, outside Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Friday, May 16, 2014. AP
A pro-Russian militant smokes a cigarette as he takes his position preparing to fight against Ukrainian government troops at a checkpoint blocking the major highway which links Kharkiv, outside Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Friday, May 16, 2014. AP

UN rights report finds atmosphere of fear in eastern Ukraine, warns of escalating crisis

May 16, 2014 4:23 PM