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Geography is hard! CNN places Ukraine city of Sloviansk in Crimea


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The recapture of the city of Slovyansk from pro-Russian separatists is a major victory for Ukraine’s government. CNN reported the story, but unfortunately its  map placed Slovyansk in Crimea.

Here’s the correct location, via Google Maps:

google maps

A mere 1,000 miles off.

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Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/07/06/geography-is-hard-cnn-places-ukraine-city-of-slovyansk-in-crimea/

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