A suspected hostage-taker lies on the ground after being detained by law enforcement officers in Lutsk on Tuesday. Photo: AFPA suspected hostage-taker lies on the ground after being detained by law enforcement officers in Lutsk on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
A suspected hostage-taker lies on the ground after being detained by law enforcement officers in Lutsk on Tuesday. Photo: AFP

Ukraine bus hostage-taker surrenders after president agrees to promote ‘Earthlings’ show on Facebook

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Topic |   Ukraine
A suspected hostage-taker lies on the ground after being detained by law enforcement officers in Lutsk on Tuesday. Photo: AFPA suspected hostage-taker lies on the ground after being detained by law enforcement officers in Lutsk on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
A suspected hostage-taker lies on the ground after being detained by law enforcement officers in Lutsk on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
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