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[As it happened] Newsday: Ukraine - Russia - NATO - Syria - Ebola

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[As it happened] Newsday: Ukraine - Russia - NATO - Syria - Ebola

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In summary

  • * NATO held an emergency meeting about situation in eastern Ukraine
  • * Putin said Russians and Ukrainians “are practically one people”
  • * UN reported more than 3 million people Syrians are registered as refugees
  • * Senegal confirmed its first case of Ebola
  • * Polish authorities denied permission for plane carrying Russian defence minister to fly over Poland