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2 Americans dead in eastern Ukraine: those responsible

Officials say two Americans believed to have fought for Ukraine have died in the east of the country.

“We can confirm the recent deaths of two US citizens in the Donbass region of Ukraine,” a State Department spokesman said. “We are in contact with the families and providing all possible consular assistance.”

They added: “Out of respect for the families during this difficult time, we have nothing else.”

This is a developing story. Please check for updates.

ABC News

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