: More casualties on the frontline in eastern Ukraine
Politics15:35 Apr. 20, 2016

More casualties on the frontline in eastern Ukraine

Fighting in Donbas shows no sign of abating

3 Ukrainian soldiers have died, 5 were wounded in the clashes with the Russian-backed separatist forces. They shelled the positions of Ukraine's army more than 70 times in the last 24 hours.

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The most instense shooting took place near Donetsk and Mariupol.

Kyiv reports the militants continue to use artillery officially prohibited by the Minsk agreement.

Read also  Two Years of War: Human cost of Russia's undeclared war in Ukraine's Donbas (Infographics)

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