Pro Russia Rebels
Dozens are dead.
Vyacheslav Ponomaryov's absence, reportedly since Monday, is "shocking the DPR," a representative said today.
VICE News correspondent Simon Ostrovsky travels around Eastern Ukraine to gauge the vibe before voting begins today.
VICE News visited a Ukrainian regional military college where pro-Russia rebels had set up a perimeter surrounding the entrance to the building, blocking the road of any traffic.