Vice Journalist Kidnapped in Ukraine Has Been Freed

After four days in captivity, a pro-Russian separatist group in Ukraine has freed Vice journalist Simon Ostrovosky. In an interview with CBC, the reporter described being “beaten and blindfolded at the start of his ordeal,” and said the captors are still holding 10 local journalists. As The Wire notes, there have been several incidents of journalists being abducted by separatists since the conflict in Ukraine first began …

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