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Turkey says Bucha killings ‘overshadow’ Russia-Ukraine talks

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Images of bodies found in the Ukrainian town of Bucha and other areas near Kyiv in the wake of a Russian pullback, have scuppered the positive atmosphere that followed recent talks between Russia and Ukraine, Turkey said Thursday.

“The images from Bucha, Irpin and other regions are unacceptable. These scenes have overshadowed the negotiations,” Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told journalists after a NATO meeting in Brussels.

“The emerging positive atmosphere, unfortunately, was overshadowed.”

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