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Ukraine gas pipeline blast may be 'terrorist act'

17 June 2014 Last updated at 20:15 BST

An explosion has hit a pipeline carrying Russian natural gas across Ukraine to Europe in what the Ukrainian interior minister says may have been a ``terrorist act.''

European and Russian companies said gas exports to the EU were not affected.

Daniel Sandford reports from Donetsk in Eastern Ukraine.

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