"Alarming deterioration" in human rights in eastern Ukraine

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Gianni Magazzeni, UNifeed, video capture.

An "alarming deterioration" in human rights in eastern Ukraine has been reported by the UN human rights office.

Separatists have continued to fight security forces leaving many dozens of people dead.

The uprising in the east of Ukraine has gathered pace after Russia annexed the autonomous Ukrainian region of Crimea in March.

Claire Doole asked Gianni Magazzeni from the office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights about the current situation.

Duration: 4'26"

 

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