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Neo-fascists train to fight Ukrainian rebels

Volunteers believing in national socialism are joining a battalion raised by the interior ministry.

Last updated: 09 Jun 2014 17:03
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One special forces group, fighting separatists in Eastern Ukraine, is bringing together many self-declared neo-fascists.

The volunteers joining the so-called Azov battalion, raised by Ukraine's interior ministry, includes men from Russia, Sweden and Italy who believe in national socialism.

Al Jazeera's David Chater reports from Mariupol.

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