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Mayor of Ukrainian city shot and wounded: report

Source: Reuters - Mon, 28 Apr 2014 09:41 GMT
Author: Reuters
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KIEV, April 28 (Reuters) - Gennady Kernes, the mayor of Ukraine's second-biggest city, Kharkiv, is in hospital undergoing emerging surgery after being shot in the back, Interfax Ukraina news agency quoted the mayor's spokeswoman as saying on Monday.

"The doctors are fighting to save his life," the agency quoted the spokeswoman, Tatiana Gruzinskaya, as saying. (Reporting by Christian Lowe, Editing by Timothy Heritage)

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