Ukraine Rebel 'Batman' Battalion Commander Killed

January 4, 2015 12:56 PM

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A Ukrainian security official says a prominent rebel commander in the separatist eastern region of Luhansk has been killed.

A website of the separatist Luhansk People's Republic said that Alexander Bednov, head of a battalion called "Batman," was killed Thursday when separatist security forces tried to arrest him. An arrest warrant for Bednov and several other battalion members had been issued by the separatists' prosecu...

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