Voting begins in separatist eastern Ukraine republics

(AGI) Moscow, Nov 2 - Pro-Russian separatists in easternUkraine are holding presidential and parliamentary elections inthe two self-proclaimed people's republics in the Donetsk andLuhansk regions. Ukraine, the U.S. and EU say they will notrecognise the elections but Russia has given its support to thepolls. A total of 400 polling stations will remain open until18.00 CET on Sunday amid tight security measures. . .

(AGI) Moscow, Nov 2 - Pro-Russian separatists in easternUkraine are holding presidential and parliamentary elections inthe two self-proclaimed people's republics in the Donetsk andLuhansk regions. Ukraine, the U.S. and EU say they will notrecognise the elections but Russia has given its support to thepolls. A total of 400 polling stations will remain open until18.00 CET on Sunday amid tight security measures. . .