Ukraine to Extend Crackdown Against pro-Russian Separatists

Reporting from Mariupol, Anshel Pfeffer writes that both the Ukrainian army and the pro-Russian separatists are preparing for intensified conflict.

MARIUPOL – Ukrainian government forces are preparing to expand their operation against pro-Russian separatists in the east of the country. The operation was launched on Monday morning after the separatists tried to take control of the airport in the city of Donetsk.