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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko warned of a "colossal threat" of renewed fighting with pro-Russian rebels after a surge in violence that left at least 26 people dead.
Writer Yuriy Serebryanskiy has become the winner of the Russian Award for the second time.
Kazakhstani writer Ilya Odegov was shortlisted for the International literary competition Russian Award in the Flash Fiction category.
Russian Prize International literary contest has announced its long-list of candidates to 2011 award.
Yuriy Serebryanskiy won in the The Russian Prize literary contest under Short Prose category.