The Battle for Ukraine

May 27, 2014 / 32m

Season 2014: Episode 13

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In 2014, as unrest in Ukraine provoked one of the biggest confrontations between Russia and the United States since the Cold War, FRONTLINE documented the crisis up-close.

Drawing on personal and dramatic footage, filmmaker James Jones documented deep-seated hatreds between far-right Ukrainians with historical ties to the Nazis and violent pro-Russian separatists vying for control of the country.