Europe For eastern Ukrainians, a growing doubt: Is Russia manipulating us?

Part 2 of 2: Russia has long been viewed with brotherly affection in eastern Ukraine. But some easterners are becoming disillusioned after seeing facts on the ground contrast with fictions in Russian media.

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Part 2 of 2 of the Monitor's investigation into post-rebel Slaviansk, Ukraine. For the first part of this story, about who the rebels in Slaviansk actually were, read: Rebels leave a trail of Russian expertise – and Ukrainian ruin.